Whether you love jazz or classical, you’re bound to find the perfect free performance this summer by attending one – or all – of Citiparks’ three popular concert series: “Stars at Riverview Jazz Series,” “Bach, Beethoven and Brunch,” and “Reservoir of Jazz.”
For more information concerning all three Citiparks concert series, call 412-255-2493 or visit www.Citiparks.net.
“Stars at Riverview” Jazz Series
Saturdays, June 8 – August 31, 2013
7 – 8:30 p.m.
“Stars at Riverview” brings jazz to Riverview Park on Saturday evenings. So bring a lawn chair or spread a blanket on Observatory Hill for an entire summer of incredible musical entertainment. After the concerts, stay for “Cinema in the Park” – movies the entire family can enjoy – beginning at dusk. Sponsored by BNY Mellon and ARAD.
June 8 Charles Wallace Band
June 15 Mark Lucas
June 22 Colter Harper
June 29 Roger Humphries
July 6 Eric Johnson
July 13 Jeff Grubbs
July 20 Spanky Wilson
July 27 Chelsea Baratz
August 3 Kevin Howard
August 10 Elevations
August 17 Marty Ashby Quartet
August 24 Salsamba
August 31 Kenny Blake
Bach, Beethoven and Brunch
Sundays, June 16 – August 11, 2013
10:30 a.m. – noon
Mellon Park – Fifth and Shady avenues, Point Breeze/Squirrel Hill
This longtime favorite series entertains music lovers on the lawn at Mellon Park. Satisfy your appetite for classical music by treating yourself to a special Sunday morning composed of Bach, Beethoven and Brunch. Don’t miss the “Best Brunch” competition during intermission – the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts awards prizes! Sponsored by Squirrel Hill Urban Coalition, Bagel Factory, WQED-FM 89.3 and the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.
June 16 The Pittsburgh Philharmonic
June 23 River City Brass
June 30 Pittsburgh Civic Orchestra
July 7 Allegheny Brass Band
July 14 Aeolian Winds of Pittsburgh
July 21 West Hills Symphonic Band
July 28 Cello Fury
August 4 Cincopation
August 11 East Winds Symphonic Band
Reservoir of Jazz
Sundays, August 4 – 25, 2013
5 – 7 p.m.
Highland Park – Highland Avenue & Reservoir Drive
This summer you can once again relax on the lawn at Highland Park to the sounds of jazz performed by Pittsburgh’s finest musicians. Residents of the tri-state area look forward to the month of August each year to witness this showcase of the area’s extraordinary talent of jazz at the ever-popular Reservoir of Jazz series.
Sponsored by BNY Mellon, Highland Park Community Council and ARAD.
August 4 Kenia
August 11 Joe Negri
August 18 Flexure
August 25 Michele Bensen