Sunburst Blog

Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  April 18, 2018 

Instructor Concert Calendar

It’s a busy season for your favorite Sunburst instructors, lots of album releases and big shows at great venues! get out and support local music!

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  March 09, 2018 

Spring Recital Announced

Recital 1Our Spring Recital Concerts will be held Sunday, June 10th and Saturday, June 16th at Sunburst

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  March 09, 2018 

BurghSong Concert Series Returns this Month

Brad YoderSince 2015, Sunburst has been hosting the BurghSong concert series, which brings intimate living room style performances from local and national songwriters to Pittsburgh. The Spring season will feature shows on the 3rd Saturday of the month in March, April and May.

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Ernie Francestine by Ernie Francestine  March 09, 2018 

Ernie’s Pick of the month

TL;DR: it’s just dance music

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  March 09, 2018 

Instructor Spotlight: Barrett Denmon - Guitar and Bass (and Cello!)

BarrettHow did you get started playing your instrument?

I started playing the cello at the age of three I started in the violin but my mother told me I used to cry when I practiced it. When I switched to cello that's when I was truly happy.

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  March 09, 2018 

Instructor Concert Calendar

It’s a busy season for your favorite Sunburst instructors, lots of album releases and big shows at great venues! get out and support local music!

 

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  January 04, 2018 

Group Program Recording Days

recording dayAfter their amazing performance at Mr Smalls Funhouse in December, our growing musicians in the Sunburst Rocks, Suntones and House Band programs took to the studio to learn about the recording arts and to lay down some tracks.

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Anne by Anne  January 04, 2018 

Greetings from the Ableton Loop Festival

ableton festAnne–our awesome DJ and music production instructor–traveled to Berlin this fall to take part in the Ableton Loop Festival and here’s her report! If you’re interested in this kind of stuff, ask us about DJ and Music Production lessons.

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Mikey by Mikey  December 12, 2017 

Sunburst Rocks Countdown to Summer!

countdown to summer squareThe snow is falling, the presents are under the tree, and the menorah is lit. But we have our eyes fixed on warmer weather! That’s why we’re excited to announce our next Sunburst Rocks Season: “Countdown to Summer” (a tribute to the Bonnaroo Music Festival). 

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Alex Stanton by Alex Stanton  December 12, 2017 

Last Second Gifts for Musicians

The holiday season is closing in, but we’re sure you’ve already done all of your shopping, right? What’s that? Oh just a few more things to get? Still trying to figure out what to get the musician in your family? Oh you haven’t even started… Ahhh.. OK well we’re here to help.

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Instrument Rental

Want to start taking lessons but don't yet have an instrument? We have tons in the studio available for you to use or rent!

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