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 of Cynthia Raim and David Allen Wehr (who recently celebrated 25 years of collaboration), along with percussion superstars Andrew Reamer and Edward Stephan. Repertoire: Bartók: […]

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 #3 and Schumann’s elegant Adagio and Allegro with David Allen Wehr. Repertoire: Schumann: Adagio and Allegro for Cello and Piano Beethoven: Sonata #3 for Cello […]

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 the composer. Beethoven also poured his feelings into the first-ever song cycle, the last song of which was a direct inspiration for Schumann, who composed […]

Sunflower Music Festival

White Concert Hall 1700 SW Jewell Ave, Topeka, KS

Sunflower Music Festival brings the world’s greatest musicians to Northeast Kansas to perform in 8 free concerts in June. Since its founding in 1987, the tradition of the Festival is excellence, cultivated selection by selection, instrument by instrument, year after year. Everyone is invited to enjoy orchestra, chamber ensembles, and jazz music. The Festival is […]

Buzzards Bay Musicfest

Fireman Performing Arts Center, Tabor Academy 245 Front St, Marion, Massachusetts

July 13-17 Buzzards Bay Musicfest Fireman Performing Arts Center, Tabor Academy Marion, Massachusetts Sunday, July 17 at 2p: Soloist in Mozart Concerto #23 with Festival Orchestra conducted by Andre Raphel Free admission, more information at buzzardsbaymusicfest.com

All-Chopin Recital at Lincoln Hall, Allegheny Riverstone Center for the Arts

Western Pennsylvania is blessed to have in its midst the international competition winner, celebrated recording artist and much travelled pianist, David Allen Wehr, who returns to Foxburg to perform an all-Chopin program on the Lincoln Hall Steinway on Sunday afternoon, November 20 at 2:00 PM.

Chopin/Schumann on the Bluff, Concert I: Carnaval

PNC Recital Hall 408 Magee St., Pittsburgh, PA

The Mary Pappert School of Music's popular chamber music series returns for a 21st season with the beginning of a two-year-long exploration and celebration of the solo piano and chamber music of Romantic composers Frédéric Chopin and Robert Schumann. Artistic Director David Allen Wehr has invited members of the Duquesne University faculty and the Pittsburgh Symphony […]

Chopin/Schumann on the Bluff, Concert II: Quintet

PNC Recital Hall 408 Magee St., Pittsburgh, PA

Schumann created his piano quintet as a gift for his wife, the great pianist Clara Schumann (née Wieck), and his conception of the piano and the string quartet as equal, yet opposing bodies, set the stage for the great quintets of Brahms, Dvořák, and Franck to come. Its brilliance, freshness, and inspiration have never faded with familiarity, […]

David Allen Wehr Plays Mozart

Carnegie Music Hall 4000 Forbes Avenue, PA

Featuring Duquesne Symphony Orchestra Daniel Meyer, Director of Orchestral Activities David Allen Wehr, piano $10 General Admission Repertoire Nancy Galbraith - Tormenta del Sur Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart - Piano Concerto No.23 in A Major, K.488 (David Allen Wehr, piano) Johannes Brahms - Symphony No.2 in D Major, Op. 73

Chamber Music at Temple Rodef Shalom

Temple Rodef Shalom 4905 Fifth Avenue, Pittsburgh, PA

An evening with David Allen Wehr.  Music by Schubert (Piano Trio #1), Chopin, Tchaikovsky and Bloch With Roy Sonne (vilin) and Adam Liu (cello)

All-Chopin Recital

Lincoln Hall Foxburg, PA

Western Pennsylvania is blessed to have in its midst the international competition winner, celebrated recording artist and much travelled pianist, David Allen Wehr, who returns to Foxburg to perform an all-Chopin program on the Lincoln Hall Steinway on Sunday afternoon, November 20 at 2:00 PM. David Allen Wehr is a favorite of ARCA audiences both as a […]