Top music events in Pittsburgh this week

If you love live music, there's no time like the present when it comes to getting out and about in Pittsburgh. From a volunteer opportunity to tropical tunes to a folk duo, here are the local shows worth checking out this week.

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Volunteers for Lauren Daigle Concert

Listen to good music while volunteering for Food for the Hungry on Sunday evening. Volunteers at the Lauren Daigle show will set up tables at the Benedum Center to hand out literature and ask concert-goers to sponsor a child.

When: Sunday, March 10, 5:30-10 p.m.
Where: Benedum Center, 7th Street and Penn Avenue
Price: Free
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Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra: Berlioz's Damnation of Faust

Attend Hector Berlioz's dramatic symphony, "The Damnation of Faust," at Heinz Hall on Friday night. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will be joined by the 170-member Mendelssohn Choir and four soloists to bring this unique piece  to life.

When: Friday, March 8, 8 p.m.
Where: Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts, 600 Penn Ave.
Price: $19-$41
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Aria412 on Grilligan's Island

Can't make it out of the 'Burgh for spring break? No problem. Harris Grill will bring the tropical vibes to you on Tuesday, when Aria412 will perform beachy tunes at the downtown location.

When: Tuesday, March 5, 7 p.m.
Where: 245 Fourth Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15222
Price: Free

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The Black Feathers

Go see The Black Feathers (married Brits Ray Hughes and Sian Chandler) on Saturday night at the First Unitarian Church. The modern folk duo will be stopping in Pittsburgh as part of their month-long tour through North America.

When: Saturday, March 9, 7:30 p.m.
Where: 605 Morewood Ave., Pittsburgh, PA 15213
Price: $20
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