University of Pittsburgh
October 19, 2004

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Nov. 4-10

The following events are open to the public.
Contact:  412-624-4147

LECTURE

11/4 Ralph M. Steinman, Henry G. Kunkel Professor and senior physician, Laboratory of Cellular Physiology and Immunology at Rockefeller University, will deliver a lecture titled "Dendritic Cells: Sentinels for the Control of Immunity and Tolerance" at noon, Auditorium Number 6, Scaife Hall, 3550 Terrace St., Oakland. For more information, visit www.health.pitt.edu.

11/5 The Teaching Excellence Workshop titled "Developing a Course" will be held at noon, at 815 Alumni Hall, 4227 Fifth Ave., Oakland. This workshop is part of the Center for Instructional Development and Distance Education 2004 Fall Term events. For more information, contact Melanie Fox at

412-624-2896 or e-mail fox@cidde.pitt.edu.

11/4 Paul Silverthorn, associate producer/director for New Jersey Public Television, will deliver a lecture titled "Inside the Music Business: Jazz, Business, and Television" at 7 p.m. in Heinz Chapel, Fifth and Bellefield avenues, Oakland. This event kicks off a series of lectures being held

Nov. 4-6 as part of Pitt's 34th Annual Jazz Seminar and Concert. For more information, call the Pitt Jazz Studies Program at 412-624-4187. The following free lectures are part of the series:

11/5 Donald Harrison (alto sax) and Joe Lovano (tenor sax) will deliver a lecture titled "A Tribute to Lester 'Prez' Young" at 9 a.m. in the William Pitt Union (WPU) Assembly Room, 3959 Fifth Ave., Oakland.

11/5 Lew Soloff (trumpet) and Oscar Brashear (trumpet) will deliver a lecture titled "A Special Tribute to Dizzy Gillespie" at 10:30 a.m. in the WPU Assembly Room.

11/5 Idris Muhammad (drums) will deliver a lecture titled "Rhythmic Explosion: Dedicated to Kenny Clark, Art Blakely, and Max Roach" at 1 p.m. in the WPU Assembly Room.

11/6 George Mraz (bass) and Marc Whitfield (guitar) will deliver a lecture titled "The Rhythm of Jazz: Dedicated to Oscar Pettiford, Jimmy Blanton, and Django Reinhardt" at 10 a.m. in the WPU Assembly Room.

11/6 Patrice Rushen (piano) will deliver a lecture titled "A Tribute to Art Tatum, Bud Powell, and Bill Evans" at 11:30 a.m. in the WPU Assembly Room.

MUSIC

11/4 Pitt's Department of Music presents the All Feldman Concert with Ted Mook (cello), as part of its Music on the Edge Series, at 8 p.m., Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 315 S. Bellefield Ave., Oakland. For ticket information, call ProArts Ticket Service at 412-394-3353 or visit www.proartstickets.org.

11/6 The 34th Annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert will close with a concert at

8 p.m. in the Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave., Oakland. General admission is $18 and $8 for students with a valid ID. Tickets are available at any TicketMaster location, by phone at 412-323-1919, online at ticketmaster.com, and at the main box office of Pitt's William Pitt Union, 3959 Fifth Ave., Oakland. For more information, call the Pitt Jazz Studies Program at 412-624-4187.

11/7 Pitt's Bach and Baroque Ensemble, directed by Pitt Professor Don Franklin, will perform works of J.S. Bach and his contemporaries, with members of the Belladonna Baroque Quartet, at 3 p.m., Heinz Chapel, Fifth and Bellefield avenues, Oakland. General admission is $10 and $5 for students and seniors. Admission for Pitt students is free. For more information, call 412-624-4125, e-mail concerts@pitt.edu, or visit www.pitt.edu/~concerts.

11/8 Pitt's Department of Music presents "Music Monday" at 8 p.m., Bellefield Hall Auditorium, 315 S. Bellefield Ave., Oakland. Admission is free.

THEATER

11/10 Pitt Kuntu Repertory Theatre presents Arms and the Man, written by George Bernard Shaw and directed by W. Stephen Coleman, in the Charity Randall Theatre, Stephen Foster Memorial, Forbes and Bigelow avenues, Oakland. The preview performance is Nov. 10 and Opening Night is Nov. 11, both at 8 p.m. Performances will take place every day (except Nov. 15.) at 8 p.m., through Nov. 21. Sunday matinees are at 2 p.m., and a special Shakespeare-in-the-Schools matinee will be held Nov. 17 at 2 p.m. Admission is $19 for reserved seats, $17 for preview tickets, and $10 for students. For more ticket information, call 412-624-7529 or visit www.pitt.edu/~play.

EXHIBITION

11/9 As part of the Audubon Print Exhibition, Rice Bird will be on display through Nov. 22 on the ground floor of the Hillman Library, 3960 Forbes Ave., Oakland. This exhibition is organized by Pitt's Department of Special Collections. For more information, contact Charles Aston at

412-648-8191 or visit www.library.pitt.edu.

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