Music 101: Declan McGovern "Both Sides of the Atlantic"
Presented by: Pittsburgh Symphony
Declan McGovern, the PSO's vice president for orchestra operations and general manager, give his "Orchestral Perspectives from Both Sides of the Atlantic." Music 101 lets fans get up-close-and-personal with symphony musicians, conductors, composers, and key staff through a series of informal lunchtime lecture-performances.
Date: 02/17/2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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PSA Music 101: Declan McGovern, PSO General Manager
Presented by: Pittsburgh Symphony
Music 101 is a series of lunchtime lecture-performances presented by PSO musicians and key staff. In an intimate setting, musicians discuss their lives, careers and instruments, together with short performances. Declan will use audio and video clips to illustrate his talk about managing orchestras in Ireland and Pittsburgh: "Orchestral Perspectives from both sides of the Atlantic.$2 admission (free for students) benefits the Orchestra, no reservations necessary. A brown-bag lunch may be ordered by calling 412.361.3346 or emailing PSAmusic101@gmail.com.
Date: 02/17/2016
Time: 12:30 PM

Location: Regency Rooms, Heinz Hall
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St. John Passion
Presented by: Pittsburgh Symphony
Bach's gospel truth as revealed by music director Manfred Honeck, vocal soloists, and the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh. Samuel Helfrich directs this semi-staged production of Bach's profound St. John Passion, a sacred oratorio using scripture from the Gospel of John, which was composed for Good Friday Vespers in Leipzig in 1724.
Date: 03/04/2016 -          03/06/2016
03/04 - 8:00 pm
03/06 - 2:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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All-Sibelius
Presented by: Pittsburgh Symphony
Finland's foremost maestro, Osmo Vanska, returns with an all-Sibelius program including the rousing Finlandia, the Violin Concerto in D minor featuring Canadian soloist James Ehnes, and the Symphony No. 2.
Date: 03/11/2016 -          03/13/2016
03/11 - 8:00 pm
03/13 - 2:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Music 101: Erina Laraby-Goldwasser, viola "Lost in (the Middle)"
Presented by: Pittsburgh Symphony
Music 101 gives fans the opportunity to get up-close-and-personal with symphony musicians, conductors, composers, and key staff through a series of informal lunchtime lecture-performances. Brown bag lunches available via reservation.
Date: 03/15/2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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Music 101: Jennifer Steele, flute "Flute Talk"
Presented by: Pittsburgh Symphony
Music 101 gives fans the opportunity to get up-close-and-personal with symphony musicians, conductors, composers, and key staff through a series of informal lunchtime lecture-performances. Brown bag lunches available via reservation.
Date: 04/28/2016
Time: 12:30 pm
Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, PA
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