Rescue Recital #9
Art and Music at the Frick
Thursday, May 3, 2018, 6.30pm at the Frick
Van Gogh, Monet, Degas meet Debussy, Ravel, Fauré as members of the PSO celebrate The Mellon Collection of French Art at the Frick Pittsburgh
This special event will combine an evening of music specially selected to complement the masterpieces on display from the Mellon Collection of French Art. Listen to performances by members of our Grammy Award winning PSO and tour an exhibition featuring more than 70 masterpieces collected by Pittsburgh-born collector and philanthropist, Paul Mellon (1907-1999).
Please join us for a brilliant evening of Impressionist Music and Art. Featuring:
- Scott Bell, Oboe;
- Ron Samuels, Clarinet;
- Jim Rodgers, Bassoon;
- Gretchen Van Hoesen, Harp;
- Rhian Kenny, Flute;
- Laura Motchalov, Violin;
- Claudia Mahave, Violin;
- Andrew Wickesberg, Viola;
- Charlie Powers, Cello; and
- Bill Caballero, Horn.
|6.30pm||Galleries open for viewing|
|7.00pm||Concert begins, Commentary by Director of the Frick, Robin Nicholson|
|Reception with Musicians to follow: (wine, Hors d’oeuvres & dessert) and galleries re-open for viewing.|
A Save Our Symphony Pittsburgh concert at the Frick, including a reception and opportunity to view of the works on display from the The Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.
|WHEN:||6.30 P.M. Thursday, May 3, 2018.|
|WHERE:||The Frick Pittsburgh, 7227 Reynolds Street, Pittsburgh 15208|
|COST:||Minimum donation: $100 Frick members; $115 Non-members (call 412-342-4086 for membership information). Larger donations gladly accepted. Limit 160 tickets.|
|RSVP:||By getting your tickets online or send checks made out to SOS Pittsburgh to: 5868-A Ellsworth Avenue, Pittsburgh, 15232.|
Proceeds from the event benefit the Save Our Symphony Pittsburgh Fund at the Pittsburgh Foundation. A portion of your contribution is tax deductible but 100% of donations are devoted to the SOS Fund at the Pittsburgh Foundation.
This event is generously supported by:
- Bob Hernandez and Karen Blumen
- Judy Horgan and Steve Pavsner
- Anne Lewis and Jim Zeszutek
- Mary McDonough
- Connie and Mike Phillips
- Millie and Gary Ryan
- Sandy and Larry Rosen
- Stephanie and Jeff Swoveland
Images of objects included in the exhibition: Van Gogh, Monet, Degas: the Mellon Collection of French Art from the Virginia Museum of Fine Arts. Presented at The Frick Pittsburgh March 17–July 8, 2018.
Vincent Van Gogh (Dutch, 1853–1890), The Wheat Field behind St. Paul’s Hospital, St. Rémy, 1889. Oil on canvas. 9 1/2”H x 131/4”W. Virginia Museum of Fine Arts, Richmond. Collection of Mr. and Mrs. Paul Mellon. Photo: Katherine Wetzel. © Virginia Museum of Fine Arts.