Artful Wednesdays

Artful Wednesdays

Celebrate the beauty and diversity of the performing arts happening in our city at Artful Wednesdays!


All Pitt students, faculty and staff are welcome to enjoy a free noontime performance luncheon every Wednesday, Noon-1 p.m. in Nordy’s Place, William Pitt Union Lower Level. Valid Pitt ID required. 

Fall 2017

Cuartetto Bravo

September 20, 2017
Fantastic tango group kicks off our 16th year of Artful Wednesdays featuring two violins, bandoneon and upright bass.

Danny Rectenwald

September 27, 2017
Danny is trained on classical, but also plays a range of beautiful and moody guitar stylings, and he sings!

Cherylann Hawk and Friends

October 4, 2017
Enjoy this cheerful band playing alternative folk pop, and country in creative and original ways.

Dan Morrison Quintet

October 11, 2017
Dan Morrison’s quintet brings beauty to the keyboard, violin, viola, cello, and bass, as they perform The Trout Quintet by Schubert.

Ricardo & Jose Guitar Duo

October 18, 2017
Ole! Flamenco guitarist Ricardo Marlow and Flamenco singer and guitarist Jose Oretea will have you clapping and stomping.

Cello Fury

October 25, 2017
Three rocking classically trained cellists and a drummer bring their wild energy to Nordy’s.

Jacquea Mae & Live Band

November 1, 2017
She is an original R&B, hip hop singer and activist and she awes the audience with her vocal range while fronting her band.


November 8, 2017
Will Perform Piazzolla tango music, Edith Piaf and French jazz tunes, and cabaret songs.

Warp Trio

November 15, 2017
Amazingly gifted genre-bending New York City group includes piano, cello and violin.

Heavy Chest Acoustic Duo

November 29, 2017
Post-rock trio with guitar, vocals and percussion get this group’s music flowing, right here in Nordy’s.