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Music in a Great Space, the concert series at Shadyside Presbyterian Church, presents the Jade Piano Trio on Friday, October 5 at 7:30 p.m.

Comprised of violinist Dawn Posey, cellist Katya Janpoladyan, and pianist Ellen Fast, the Jade Piano Trio will perform works by Rebecca Clarke, Kenji Bunch, Schubert, and Shostakovich.

No tickets are necessary to attend the concert; donations will be appreciated.

The Music in a Great Space concert series is a memorial to Lydia Schulze Saul, made possible by a generous act of her son, William E. Saul, upon his death in 1995. For more information on the Music in a Great Space series, call 412.682.4300, or visit www.shadysidepres.org.

Shadyside Presbyterian Church is centrally located in the heart of Pittsburgh’s university district, just a few blocks away from the campuses of the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University. The church is situated on the corner of Amberson Avenue and Westminster Place, only one block off Fifth Avenue. Free on-street parking is available surrounding the church. The church is wheelchair-accessible.

Music in a Great Space, the concert series at Shadyside Presbyterian Church, presents its 2018-2019 concert season, which includes the following performances:

  • Friday, October 5, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.: The Jade Piano Trio
  • Sunday, October 21, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Homeward Bound  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Sunday, December 16, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Among Angels  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Sunday, February 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Music of the Spheres  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Saturday, February 16, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: Amici Musicae Leipzig Choir and Orchestra present Johann Sebastian Bach’s Mass in B minor
  • Sunday, March 31, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: Chanticleer presents Then and There, Here and Now 40th Anniversary Program  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata and Chatham Baroque present Handel’s Messiah  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Friday, April 26, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.: Organist John Walker, co-sponsored with the Organ Artists Series of Pittsburgh and the American Guild of Organists
  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Britain and Beyond: Folksongs of the British Isles  (Ticketed Concert)

Concerts presented in partnership with the Pittsburgh Camerata require tickets which may be purchased online in advance at www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door. Chanticleer tickets cost $35 each and may be ordered through the Shadyside Presbyterian Church office. For all other concerts, no tickets are necessary; donations will be accepted and appreciated.

Previous presentations of Handel’s Messiah and Chanticleer have drawn capacity crowds. Securing tickets in advance is strongly encouraged.

For more information on the Music in a Great Space series, call 412-682-4300 or visit www.shadysidepres.org.

In addition, the church welcomes the community to the following music-filled events, which are also free and non-ticketed:

  • Sunday, November 4, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: Messe Solennelle in C-sharp minor, by Louis Vierne, presented by the Shadyside Chancel Choir
  • Sunday, December 9, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: A Service of Lessons and Carols, featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir
  • Monday, December 24, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.: Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, with an extended choral and orchestral prelude at 7:40 p.m. featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir with orchestra
  • Friday, April 19, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.: Good Friday Evening of Music and Readings, featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir
  • Sunday, April 21, 2019, at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.: Easter Services of Worship, featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir, organ, brass, and timpani

Finally, candlelight vespers during Advent and Lent feature the Shadyside Strings, Chatham Baroque, and the Pittsburgh Girls Choir:

  • Wednesdays in Advent at 7:00 p.m.: December 5, 12, and 19, 2018
  • Wednesdays in Lent at 7:00 p.m.: March 6, 13, 20, and 27, April 3 and 10, 2019

Shadyside Presbyterian Church is centrally located in the heart of Pittsburgh’s university district, just a few blocks away from the campuses of the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University. The church is situated on the corner of Amberson Avenue and Westminster Place, only one block off Fifth Avenue. Free on-street parking is available surrounding the church. The church is wheelchair-accessible.

The Music in a Great Space concert series is a memorial to Lydia Schulze Saul, made possible by a generous act by her son, William E. Saul, upon his death in 1995 — a wonderful and lasting legacy.

Music in a Great Space, the concert series at Shadyside Presbyterian Church, presents its 2018-2019 concert season, which includes the following performances:

  • Friday, October 5, 2018, at 7:30 p.m.: The Jade Piano Trio
  • Sunday, October 21, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Homeward Bound  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Sunday, December 16, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Among Angels  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Sunday, February 3, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Music of the Spheres  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Saturday, February 16, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: Amici Musicae Leipzig Choir and Orchestra present Johann Sebastian Bach’s Mass in B minor
  • Sunday, March 31, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: Chanticleer presents Then and There, Here and Now 40th Anniversary Program  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Saturday, April 13, 2019, at 3:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata and Chatham Baroque present Handel’s Messiah  (Ticketed Concert)
  • Friday, April 26, 2019, at 7:30 p.m.: Organist John Walker, co-sponsored with the Organ Artists Series of Pittsburgh and the American Guild of Organists
  • Wednesday, June 5, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.: The Pittsburgh Camerata presents Britain and Beyond: Folksongs of the British Isles  (Ticketed Concert)

Concerts presented in partnership with the Pittsburgh Camerata require tickets which may be purchased online in advance at www.pittsburghcamerata.org or at the door. Chanticleer tickets cost $35 each and may be ordered through the Shadyside Presbyterian Church office. For all other concerts, no tickets are necessary; donations will be accepted and appreciated.

Previous presentations of Handel’s Messiah and Chanticleer have drawn capacity crowds. Securing tickets in advance is strongly encouraged.

For more information on the Music in a Great Space series, call 412-682-4300 or visit www.shadysidepres.org.

In addition, the church welcomes the community to the following music-filled events, which are also free and non-ticketed:

  • Sunday, November 4, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: Messe Solennelle in C-sharp minor, by Louis Vierne, presented by the Shadyside Chancel Choir
  • Sunday, December 9, 2018, at 3:00 p.m.: A Service of Lessons and Carols, featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir
  • Monday, December 24, 2018, at 8:00 p.m.: Christmas Eve Candlelight Service, with an extended choral and orchestral prelude at 7:40 p.m. featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir with orchestra
  • Friday, April 19, 2019, at 7:00 p.m.: Good Friday Evening of Music and Readings, featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir
  • Sunday, April 21, 2019, at 9:00 and 11:00 a.m.: Easter Services of Worship, featuring the Shadyside Chancel Choir, organ, brass, and timpani

Finally, candlelight vespers during Advent and Lent feature the Shadyside Strings, Chatham Baroque, and the Pittsburgh Girls Choir:

  • Wednesdays in Advent at 7:00 p.m.: December 5, 12, and 19, 2018
  • Wednesdays in Lent at 7:00 p.m.: March 6, 13, 20, and 27, April 3 and 10, 2019

Shadyside Presbyterian Church is centrally located in the heart of Pittsburgh’s university district, just a few blocks away from the campuses of the University of Pittsburgh and Carnegie Mellon University. The church is situated on the corner of Amberson Avenue and Westminster Place, only one block off Fifth Avenue. Free on-street parking is available surrounding the church. The church is wheelchair-accessible.

The Music in a Great Space concert series is a memorial to Lydia Schulze Saul, made possible by a generous act by her son, William E. Saul, upon his death in 1995 — a wonderful and lasting legacy.

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