Thursday, July 18, 2013
Brooklyn Rider: A Walking Fire - Musical Excursions to Clejani, Budapest, and Esfahan
Experience the excitement of Brooklyn Rider's musical excursion through Romania, Hungary, and Persia while enjoying complimentary food and drink! Praised for its “stunningly imaginative” performances (Lucid Culture), the adventurous, intrepid string quartet Brooklyn Rider combines a wildly eclectic repertoire with a gripping performance style that continues to attract legions of fans and draw critical acclaim from classical, world, and rock critics. NPR credits Brooklyn Rider with “recreating the 300-year-old form of string quartet as a vital and creative 21st-century ensemble,” and Vice likens Brooklyn Rider to “motocross daredevils who never screw up a stunt.” For tickets and information, visit http://pittsburghchambermusic.org/BrooklynRider.php
Today the 49th Super Bowl will be played between the Seattle Seahawks and the New England Patriots. According to Dial Global over 23 million tuned in and over 111 million watched the big game in 2014. Before this current NFL season even kicked off, the league was facing situations involving two high profile running backs Ray Rice and Adrien Peterson. Two weeks ago the NFL launched an investigation into deflate gate.
KQV/Trib Total Media Listener Poll Do you think President Obama should seriously consider returning Guantamo Bay and compensate Cuba for the embargo?