Music on the Edge

Excerpt from Mathew Rosenblum's Mobius Loop
Excerpt from Roger Zahab's Winter Dance

Music on the Edge presents Transient Canvas in January of 2019.

Co-directed by Eric Moe and Mathew Rosenblum, Music on the Edge (MOTE) presents about six concerts each year featuring visiting artists as well as the Music on the Edge Chamber Orchestra, conducted by Roger Zahab. The series is devoted to the performance of contemporary music by professional musicians.

Recent concerts featured International Contemporary Ensemble, Newband and the Harry Partch Instruments, grammy nominated cellist Dave Eggar, and exciting new ensembles such as JACK Quartet.

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Music on the Edge 2019

Transient Canvas
Saturday, January 19 8 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum
Co-presented with The Andy Warhol Museum

Music on the Edge: Da Capo Chamber Players
Saturday, February 2, 8 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum
Co-presented with The Andy Warhol Museum

Music on the Edge: Mivos String Quartet
Saturday, March 2, 8 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum
Co-presented with The Andy Warhol Museum

Music on the Edge: Instruments of Happiness Guitar Quartet
Saturday, March 30, 8 p.m.
The Andy Warhol Museum
Co-presented with The Andy Warhol Museum

TICKETS AVAILABLE SOON!

Presented by the Department of Music in the University of Pittsburgh’s Kenneth P. Dietrich School of Arts and Sciences, Music on the Edge is codirected by Pitt faculty composers Eric Moe and Mathew Rosenblum. The series is devoted to the performance of contemporary music by outstanding artists from around the world. Music on the Edge is generously supported by the Aaron Copland Fund for Music, the Alice M. Ditson Foundation, the Amphion Foundation, Inc., The Pittsburgh Foundation, The Heinz Endowments, and the Opportunity Fund.

The Andy Warhol Museum, one of the four Carnegie Museums of Pittsburgh, serves more than 80,000 visitors of all ages per year. Opened in 1994, the museum features extensive permanent collections of art and archives of one of the most influential American artists of the 20th century. The museum, a primary resource for anyone seeking insights into contemporary art and popular culture, also is an active cultural center that presents contemporary performance through its Sound Series and Off the Wall series.

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