If you love to take advantage of the live music offerings near you, this week offers several great reasons to leave the house.
From a jazz concert to a Jimi Hendrix tribute show, read on for a local music to-do list to fill your calendar this week.
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Carnegie Mellon University Jazz Orchestra Concert
Check out a midweek concert by the Carnegie Mellon University Jazz Orchestra Wednesday night. Explore jazz styles like traditional swing, fusion and chamber music.
When: Wednesday, April 17, 7:30 p.m.
Where: Carnegie Music Hall, 4400 Forbes Ave.
Brittney Chantelle Album Release
Celebrate singer-songwriter Brittney Chantele's album release party Friday night. The 21- and-over show will also feature performances by producer and rapper NVSV, DJ XRX and more. Chantele, who will be kicking off the release of "A Fire on Venus," is also a visual artist, poet and activist.
When: Friday, April 19, 7 p.m.- Saturday, April 20, 12:30 a.m.
Where: Cattivo, 146 44th St.
Silent Party: Trap vs. Twerk Music
Looking for a twist on the typical bash this weekend? Check out this silent soirée Saturday night. Wear wireless headphones while jamming to hits by three DJs spinning trap and twerk-style tunes. Don't like a song? Switch your headphones from one station to the next. You can also turn down the volume to chat up other party-goers.
When: Saturday, April 20, 10 p.m.- Sunday, April 21, 2 a.m.
Where: Savoy Restaurant, 2623 Penn Ave.
Jimi Hendrix Tribute: Kiss the Sky
Celebrate the legendary guitarist Jimi Hendrix at a tribute show Saturday night. Jimy Bleu will perform the artist's signature songs and moves. Doors open at 9 p.m.
When: Saturday, April 20, 9:30 p.m.
Where: Hard Rock Cafe Pittsburgh, 230 W. Station Square Drive