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.”
Citiparks Summer Concert Series Map
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 11 – August 27
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 “Dollar Bank Cinema in the Park” – movies the entire family can enjoy – beginning at dusk.
Sponsored by BNY Mellon and DUQ 90.5 FM.
Al Dowe with Etta Cox
Resonance Steel Drum Jazz
Kevin Howard and Serious Inquiry
Salsamba Latin Jazz Group
Roger Humphries and RH Factor
Bach, Beethoven and Brunch
Sundays, June 19 – August 14
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. Join us for this delightful buffet of classical melodies, and don’t miss the “Best Brunch” competition during intermission – the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts will award prizes!
Sponsored by Squirrel Hill Urban Coalition, WQED-FM 89.3, Bagel Factory and the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.
Edgewood Symphony Orchestra
Freya String Quartet
Aeolian Winds of Pittsburgh
River City Brass
Eastern Watershed Klezmer Quartet
Keystone Wind Ensemble
East Winds Symphonic Band
Reservoir of Jazz
Sundays, August 7 – 28
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 Highland Park Community Council, BNY Mellon and State Representative Joe Preston.
Boilermaker Jazz Band
Alton Merrell and Friends
MCG Jazz: 21st Century Swing Band
The Poogie Bell Band