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Solar Concert Series

July 29, 2021 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

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An event every week that begins at 12:00 pm on Thursday, repeating until September 30, 2021

Buhl Community Park and Nova Place are the venues for the annual Solar Concert Series. The solar-powered concert series fires up at 12:15 p.m. every Thursday through Sept. 30 right outside the Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh. Pack a lunch and dancing shoes for tunes from bands like Latin-flavored Trio Nova, classic jazz and Blues from Casey Deely and world music from Monkey Goddess. The concerts move indoors at Nova Place if there’s more rain than sun!

July 29 at 12:15 pm
Nova Place
Trío Nova
 – Bossa Nova, Bolero, Tango, Cha Cha, Mambo, and Latin Jazz with Trio Nova.

August 5 at 12:15 pm
Buhl Community Park
Tai Chirovsky – Beautiful folk rock originals from singer-songwriter Tai Chirovsky.

August 12 at 12:15 pm
Nova Place
 – Artist and composer Roger Rafael Romero presents a conceptual departure from what you think about when you hear the saxophone.

August 19 at 12:15 pm
Buhl Community Park
Casey Deely
 – Renditions of classic jazz and blues standards, along with contemporary greats from Casey Deely.

August 26 at 12:15 pm
Nova Place
Monkey Goddess – A combination of global musical influences such as Tuvan throat singing, beatbox, bamboo flutes, afro-Latin rhythm, classical clarinet, electronic production, guitar, harmonica, banjo, and more.

September 9 at 12:15 pm
Buhl Community Park
Bombici Akustik
 – horns, tapan, and tuba come together to play your favorite Balkan hits.

September 16 at 12:15 pm
Nova Place
The Red Beans & Rice Combo
 – New Orleans R&B and ‘50s Rock from The Red Beans & Rice Combo.

September 23 at 12:15 pm
Buhl Community Park
The Morning People
 – Indie alternative dream pop with singer-songwriter The Morning People.

September 30 at 12:15 pm
Nova Place
Roger Day and Janice Coppola from KleZlectic
 – Jewish folk music and contemporary Klezmer with Roger Day and Janice Coppola from KleZlectic.

In the event of inclement weather, shows will be held inside at The Grand Concourse of Nova Place.

The Solar Concert Series is a project of Children’s Museum of Pittsburgh, Saturday Light Brigade and Nova Place.


July 29, 2021
12:00 pm - 1:00 pm


Buhl Community Park
Allegheny Square 15212 + Google Map