SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 16TH
Harmonia, with Angela Mariani
We'll hear from a live performance by the Newberry Consort from a program exploring sacred music written for and by women. Plus, we'll feature a recording from the ensemble Les Délices, which performed for Pittsburgh’s Renaissance & Baroque concert series last month.
Sunday Baroque, with Suzanne Bona
The writer and philosopher Joseph Campbell said, “Love is a friendship set to music.” You’ll hear some musical friendships that blossomed into love – couples who bonded over their shared musical talents. For Valentine's Day weekend, Sunday Baroque will feature a few noteworthy musical partnerships.
Sunday at the Symphony
Riccardo Muti conducts the Vienna Philharmonic and soloists in Giuseppe Verdi’s Requiem, which combines the drama of opera with the thrill of great symphonic writing.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, with Jim Cunningham
Six masterpieces in concerto grosso form, the Brandenburg Concertos are J. S. Bach’s supreme achievement in instrumental music. Hear all six, as conductor and harpsichordist Jeannette Sorrell, one of the leading interpreters of Bach’s music, joins the PSO at Heinz Hall.