First Fridays at the Frick

First Niagara Presents
First Fridays at the Frick

First Niagara

One of Pittsburgh’s most popular and enduring summertime events celebrates its 20th season this year. We sincerely thank First Niagara for returning for a fourth consecutive year to provide the support that makes the season possible—one that promises to be as exciting and delightful as always, with musical performances by a diverse selection of Pittsburgh artists. We hope you'll join us under the stars, enjoying music, friends and delicious food in one of the city’s most beautiful outdoor settings.

All concerts begin at 7:00 p.m.
Suggested donation is $5; children free.

September 5
Sean Jones Quartet

Sean Jones, the world-renowned trumpeter and Duquesne University Associate Professor of Jazz Studies, is one of the most expressive, versatile and gifted players and composers of his generation. In addition to being a lead trumpeter for the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra, Jones has performs with his own groups in the U.S. and abroad.

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Sean Jones

Click here to view a video of Sean Jones in performance.


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A Day in the Life of First Fridays at the Frick

View a short video that shows how each concert day comes together.
This was produced in 2010, but the events of the day are still the same.

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How First Fridays at the Frick began

Read an article about the history of First Fridays at the Frick from our June–September 2011 newsletter.

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View a slideshow featuring previous performers

Click the photo at left to view a slideshow featuring some of the performers who have been featured as part of First Fridays at the Frick over the years.