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!

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

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.

TL;DR: it’s just dance music

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.

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!

 

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.

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.

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). 

The Buckle DownsIn their annual countdown of their favorite local releases, 91.3 WYEP put Hard Truths at the top of the list. The Buckle Downs feature Sunburst instructors Kiki Brown (voice), Ernie Francestine (guitar and frequent Sunburst News contributor (Ernie from Ernie’s Pick of the Month)) and Jonathan Gulden (Drums).