FRIDAY, JANUARY 24TH
The WQED Morning Show with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts coverage, NPR news, and morning favorites
Live from our Oakland studios, with essential classics and NPR news
Pittsburgh Opera Preview with Anna Singer
Go behind the curtain for a look at Pittsburgh Opera’s next production, Nico Muhly’s Dark Sisters. It’s the annual production starring the Opera’s Resident Artists, opening tomorrow at CAPA Theater. Meet the artists and sample the music throughout the season on Pittsburgh Opera Preview.
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh, with Stephen Baum
Susan Medley conducts the Junior Mendelssohn Choir and Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra in Mozart's Requiem; recorded last November at Westminster Presbyterian Church.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin
In the years from 1818 to 1826, Ludwig van Beethoven soared to almost mythological heights with some of his greatest works -- the Ninth Symphony, last four sonatas, Missa Solemnis, final string quartets, and more. In the first week of a two-week series, we'll take an in-depth look at this music of a master reaching the pinnacle of his abilities.
Elena See, Bob Christiansen, Scott Blankenship, Ward Jacobson