Author Archives: Chriss Swaney

Collector selling history of music

It’s all for sale: three million record albums and 300,000 CDs, rare and out-of-print titles, all varieties of American music from classical to hip-hop. It is, however, much more than vinyl and jewel cases.

Best of both the art and antique worlds

Pittsburgh entrepreneur Melanie Werner has the best of both worlds. When the Sewickley art and antiquities collector opened her first gallery in her Sewickley Village town home in 2002, she did so as an extension of her passion for European paintings.