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2017-18 School Year Concerts



December 2017


PPG Wintergarden

Sunday, December 3rd at 4:00pm.  This concert will be led by Margaret Hamstead.

Get into the holiday spirit at PPG Wintergarden with PMA! This year, 20 pianists will have the opportunity to play at the annual Spirits of Giving Around the World and Gingerbread House Exhibits. SIGN UP IS NOW FULL

1 PPG Place, Pittsburgh, PA 15222



Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Garden

Tuesday, December 5, 2017, 7:00-8:00 pm.  This concert will be led by Marguax Pisula.

String students will thrill Winter Flower Show attendees performing their holiday tunes from the Winter Holidays List.  Each performer will enjoy complimentary entrance as well as 2 of thier guests.  Sign up by IS NOW CLOSED.  

Phipps Conservatory and Botanical Gardens is located at One Schenley Park in Pittsburgh’s vibrant Oakland neighborhood. To find us via GPS, use 700 Frank Curto Drive as the locator address.


Friendship Village

Sunday, December 10th at 2:00pm. This concert will be led by Carrie Walsh Erdely.

Share your talents with the residents of Friendship Village. They enjoyed having us so much this summer, they requested a return for the holidays. Holiday selections not required, but preferred. All instruments welcome! SIGN UP IS NOW FULL

1290 Boyce Rd, Upper St Clair, PA 15241



Sunday, December 10 at 6:30pm at PMA East.  Rehearsal with Piano at 5:30pm.  This recital will be led by Nicole Myers and accompaniment is provided by Lili Cai.

Students of all ages and abilities perform polished pieces for friends and family. Often this performance marks a milestone such as a book graduation.  This particular concert will also feature the PMA Advanced Cello Ensemble.  Teachers register students for these recitals.  Send us an EMAIL if you'd like to be considered for this concert.

5700 Forbes Ave, Squirrel Hill, PA 15217


Festival of the Nativity at Unity Presbyterian Church

Saturday, December 16 at 1:00pm for Flutes, Guitars, and Piano (led by Tara Yaney, Jeremy Colbert, and Gina Glenn) 5:00 for Family or Friend Ensembles and soloists (led by Jennifer Madge) and 6:00pm for Strings and Piano (led by Jennifer Madge and Becky Keeley). 

Celebrate the Holidays by providing music for this all weekend celebration.  A variety of Nativity sets are put on display as well as Nativity-themed artwork. Children's activities, soup and desserts compliment the music and scenery.  This is a community wide event sure to attract many visitors.  Pianists will enjoy performing on the 9 foot Baldwin and other instruments blend beautifully in this space.  Plan to spend time enjoying the displays and activities as well as your performance!

1146 Greentree Road Pittsburgh, PA  15220




First Sundays Recital Series

Sunday, January 7, 2:00pm

Don't miss solo performances and graduations from students of all levels and instruments.  Teachers register students for these recitals. Send us an EMAIL if you'd like to be considered for this concert.

In the Sanctuary of our Greentree location

1146 Greentree Rd., Pittsburgh, PA 15220

Upcoming Events
Saturday, December 16 - Festival of the Nativity
Sunday, January 7 - First Sundays Recital Series 2:00pm
Saturday, January 13 through Sunday, January 14 - Concerto Workshop and Sonatina Celebration at Unity Presbyterian Church. Information can be found under NOW PLAYING> Concerto workshop and Sonatina Celebration.
Why choose PMA?

The cornerstone of our school is the conviction that every child can,with careful teaching and parental support, become a successful musician able to make music a part of his or her life. We believe music study will enrich their lives through appreciation of beauty, development of disciplined work habits, and increased self-esteem.