Calliope Programs

Calliope Concerts Series

Calliope’s flagship concert series at Kelly Strayhorn Theater, presenting masters and rising stars of the folk world.

Calliope Roots Cellar Series

Our occasional series of concerts in the unique and intimate club-like atmosphere of the Roots Cellar at the Pittsburgh Center for the Arts.

Calliope School of Folk Music

Offering instruction in heritage-based music through small-group classes, workshops, and jam sessions on the Chatham University campus.

Summer Events

Find Calliope at outdoor events throughout the city of Pittsburgh.

Community Events

Calliope encourages the community participation in local and informal gatherings throughout the city. This is your opportunity to meet with like-minded musicians and singers and enjoy your craft.

Calliope Folk Song Night

A monthly round-robin session for lovers of folk songs.

Pittsburgh Songwriters Circle

A monthly gathering of local and regional songwriters.

Shape Note Sing

A monthly gathering for shape-note singers

Steel City Ukulele Second Sunday Jam

A bi-monthly gathering for ukulele enthusiasts

Calliope Old-time Jam

Monthly jam for old-time music enthusiasts of all skill levels

Calliope Bluegrass Jam

A monthly jam for bluegrass music enthusiasts of all skill levels

Artists of Atonement

A BYOB open mic. All are welcome.

Calliope Outreach Programs

Our outreach programs occur and vary throughout the year.