Best of the Bluff, Year Two: Mixed Doubles

PNC Recital Hall 408 Magee St., Pittsburgh, PA

One of the highlights of Budapest on the Bluff during the 2012–2013 season was Bartók’s dramatic and exciting Sonata for Two Pianos and Percussion, reprised here by the two-piano team […]

Best of the Bluff, Season Two: Virtuoso

PNC Recital Hall 408 Magee St., Pittsburgh, PA

Audience favorite Barbara Nissman returns with Rachmaninoff’s beautiful and passionate Piano Sonata #2, which she recently recorded. Australian cellist Clancy Newman makes his pandemic-delayed Pittsburgh debut, playing Beethoven’s magnificent Sonata […]

Best of the Bluff: To the Distant Beloved

PNC Recital Hall 408 Magee St., Pittsburgh, PA

Repertoire: Beethoven’s letter to his “Immortal Beloved” was found unsent after his death, and scholars are still mystified by the identity of the woman who clearly captured the emotions of […]