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Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert

  • Carnegie Music Hall 4400 Forbes Ave Pittsburgh, PA 15213 (map)

The 47th Annual Pitt Jazz Seminar and Concert will be a tribute to the late Geri Allen, former director of Pitt’s Jazz Studies program, who passed away in June 2017. 

Guest artists this year's concert include: Maurice Chestnut, tap dancer; Ravi Coltrane, saxophone; Kenny Davis, bass; Tia Fuller, saxophone; Stefon Harris, vibraphone; Victor Lewis, drums; Kassa Overall, drums; Nicholas Payton, piano/trumpet; and Kurt Rosenwinkel, guitar. Film, stage, and television actress S. Epatha Merkerson will host.

Tickets are available through the University of Pittsburgh Stages Box Office, by calling 412-624-7529, or visiting

Earlier Event: November 2
Roger Humphries Jam Session
Later Event: November 6
Maria Becoates-Bey @ Eddie V's