University of Pittsburgh
October 7, 2003

University of Pittsburgh Calendar of Events, Oct. 16–Nov. 1

Contact:  412-624-4147

The following events at the University of Pittsburgh are open to the public.

LECTURES

10/16 Pitt's Center for Bioethics and Health Law presents as part of its Grand Rounds series, which deals with ethical issues in medicine, a lecture titled "Reflections on the Baby L Case" by James Dwyer, a faculty member in Pitt's Department of Medicine. Second floor, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic Auditorium, 3811 O'Hara St., noon-1p.m. For more information, call 412-648-1305.

10/23 The University of Pittsburgh Press in conjunction with The Book Center present an appearance and book signing by Dick Thornburgh, former Pennsylvania governor and author of Where the Evidence Leads. The Book Center, 4000 Fifth Ave., noon-1p.m. For more information, call 412-648-1453.

10/28 Pitt's Department of Music presents as part of its 33rd Annual Jazz Seminar a lecture titled "The History of Jazz" by jazz critic and author Ira Gitler. William Pitt Union Assembly Room, 7 p.m. For more information, call 412-624-4187, or visit www.pitt.edu/~pittjazz.

10/30 Pitt's Department of Music presents as part of its 33rd Annual Jazz Seminar a lecture titled "The Business of Jazz" by John Schreiber of The John Schreiber Group. William Pitt Union Assembly Room, 7 p.m. For more information, call 412-624-4187, or visit www.pitt.edu/~pittjazz.

SEMINARS

10/31 Pitt's Department of Music presents as part of its 33rd Annual Jazz Seminar three seminars: "Living Legends of the Saxophone" by James Moody and Jackie McLean, 10 a.m.; "Jazz Titans" by Abraham Laboriel and Mulgrew Miller,

1 p.m.; and "Guitar Virtuoso" by Pat Martino, 2:30 p.m. William Pitt Union Assembly Room. Free. For more information, call 412-624-4187, or visit www.pitt.edu/~pittjazz.

11/1 Pitt's Department of Music presents as part of its 33rd Annual Jazz Seminar two seminars: "Master of Fusion-Explosive Rhythms" by Billy Cobham,

10 a.m., and "Genius in Brass" by Jon Faddis and Randy Brecker, 11:30 a.m. William Pitt Union Assembly Room. For more information, call 412-624-4187, or visit www.pitt.edu/~pittjazz.

MUSIC

10/26 The Heinz Memorial Chapel presents, as part of its Concert Series, Robert S. Lord, organist. Heinz Chapel, 3p.m. For more information, call 412-624-4157, or visit www.discover.pitt.edu/chapel.

CONCERT

11/1 Pitt's Department of Music presents the 33rd Annual Jazz Seminar and Concert directed by Pitt Professor Nathan Davis. Carnegie Music Hall, 8 p.m. $18 general admission and $8 for students with a valid ID. Tickets are available at any TicketMaster location, by phone at 412-323-1919, online at www.ticketmaster.com, and at the main box office of the William Pitt Union, 3959 Fifth Ave. For more information, call 412-624-4187, or visit www.pitt.edu/~pittjazz.

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