Saturday, May 19, 2012

P-G: Mt. Lebanon group helps keep music alive

On Sept. 27, 1975, soprano Roberta Peters and baritone Robert Merrill performed in a Music for Mt. Lebanon concert at Mt. Lebanon High School before a black-tie audience.

Other world-class artists in the early decades of the community music series included pianist Van Cliburn, who performed in 1955 and again in 1967; violinst Isaac Stern in 1958; and the Boston Ballet Company with guest soloist Edward Villela in 1971. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra performed throughout the first 25 seasons.

Read the full article:


Bookmark and Share


Post a Comment

<< Home