|February 4, 2011|
|8:00 pm||to||10:00 pm|
Music on the Edge is proud to present cellist Dave Eggar on Friday, February 4 at 8 p.m. in Bellefield Hall Auditorium. Alongside his trio DEORO, featuring Chuck Palmer on drums and bassist Tom Pirozzi, Eggar will perform music by Huang Ro, Somei Satoh, Annie Gosfield, Fred Hersch, and DEORO.
Dave Eggar is well known to Pittsburgh audiences as the music director for Attack Theatre and has appeared worldwide as a solo cellist and pianist. A virtuoso of many musical styles, he has performed and recorded with artists in numerous genres including Evanescence, The Who, Michael Brecker, Josh Groban, Coldplay, Beyonce, Pearl Jam, Fall Out Boy, Dave Sanborn, Kathleen Battle, Ray Lamontagne, Roberta Flack, and many others.
His list of awards and accomplishments includes accolades from Time magazine, ASCAP, the National Endowment for the Arts, Sony Records Elevated Standards Award in classical music, the Geraldine Dodge & Leonard Bernstein Foundations, and at 15 he was the youngest winner in the history of the Artists International Competition.
Are you impressed yet? Don’t just take our word for it. Come out in February and see Dave in action. In the words of Andrea Ruse of EasyReaderNews, “There is nothing this man cannot do and nowhere he cannot go with a cello.”
Tickets are available through ProArtsTickets at 412-394-3353 or proartstickets.org. In advance: $15 for general admission, $10 for non-Pitt students and seniors. At the door: $20 for general admission, $15 for non-Pitt students and seniors. Pitt students are admitted FREE with ID.
Directions to Bellefield Hall: http://www.gsfapittsburgh.org/mapbellefield.htm
Learn more about Dave at his website: http://www.daveeggarmusic.com/bio.php