SUNDAY, NOVEMBER 24TH
Harmonia, with Angela Mariani
Over the centuries, countless composers have turned to music as a way of giving thanks. They have written music giving thanks to God, to country, even to the Pope. We'll explore music from a variety of composers, as we celebrate this thankful season.
Sunday Baroque, with Suzanne Bona
In addition to the brilliant colors of autumn, there is color in music, too. This morning, we’ll feature some bold and colorful musical expressions, including Johann Sebastian Bach’s Chromatic Fantasy.
Sunday at the Symphony
Pittsburgh Symphony Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the Cleveland Orchestra in Tchaikovsky’s Symphony #5, and contemporary Swedish composer Rolf Martinsson’s colorful tone poem, Open Mind. Lars Vogt is soloist in Beethoven’s Piano Concerto #3.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, with Jim Cunningham
Leonard Slatkin conducts the first PSO performance of Haydn’s Symphony #68, and the popular Third Symphony (Organ) of Saint-Saëns. Plus, Anne Akiko Meyers is featured in the world premiere of Mason Bates’ Violin Concerto.