Citiparks
CITIPARKS ANNOUNCES 2011 SUMMER CONCERT SCHEDULE
Free Citiparks concert series entertain June - August

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.
Riverview Park

“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.

June 11
Mark Lucas

June 18
Dwayne Dolphin

June 25
Al Dowe with Etta Cox

July 2
Clare Ascani

July 9
Max Leake

July 16
Spider Rondinelli

July 23
Resonance Steel Drum Jazz

July 30
Kevin Howard and Serious Inquiry

August 6
Sean Jones

August 13
Mike Tomaro

August 20
Salsamba Latin Jazz Group

August 27
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.

June 19
Edgewood Symphony Orchestra

June 26
Freya String Quartet

July 3
Carnegie Brass

July 10
Cincopation

July 17
Aeolian Winds of Pittsburgh

July 24
River City Brass

July 31
Eastern Watershed Klezmer Quartet

August 7
Keystone Wind Ensemble

August 14
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.

August 7
Boilermaker Jazz Band

August 14
Alton Merrell and Friends

August 21
MCG Jazz:  21st Century Swing Band

August 28
The Poogie Bell Band

Published:
Wednesday, June 8, 2011
Contacts
Mary Beth Mueller
Citiparks Publicist
Office: 412-351-7702
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