This week in the CP:
— Check out the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's Composer of the Year, Mason Bates, in our music feature. Stream some of his music - ranging from symphonic and chamber/vocal to electronica - over on his website, and scope out some of his upcoming performances in our November 28 issue.
— Want to know if any good shows are coming to the 'burgh this week? Take a peek at our Critics' Picks.
Conditions @ the Smiling Moose - Thursday, Nov. 29
Rachael Yamagata @ Mr. Small's - tonight! Friday, Nov. 30
Aaron Dilloway @ The Shop - tonight! Friday, Nov. 30
Phat Man Dee @ the Shadow Lounge - Sunday, Dec. 2
Jane Siberry @ the Friends Meeting House - Thursday, Dec. 6
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