FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 21ST
The WQED Morning Show with Jim Cunningham
Live from Oakland with local arts coverage, NPR news, and morning favorites
Live from the Carolyn M. Byham Cultural District Studio, downtown, with essential classics and NPR news
Pittsburgh Opera Preview with Anna Singer
Go behind the curtain for a look at Pittsburgh Opera’s Second Stage Project, Paul’s Case, based on the Willa Cather story of a Pittsburgh boy whose social aspirations drive him to leave for New York. Gregory Spears’ opera opens tomorrow at the White Studio at Pittsburgh Opera Headquarters. Meet the artists and sample the music on Pittsburgh Opera Preview.
Pittsburgh Foundation Performance in Pittsburgh, with Stephen Baum
Ensemble Ripieno conducted by Federico Garcia in Rodrigo's Concierto de Aranjuez with guitarist Dieter Hennings, and a Mozart Sinfonia Concertante featuring the Reed III Trio. Recorded in concert at Pitt’s Stephen Foster Memorial.
Exploring Music with Bill McGlaughlin
Concluding our 2-week series on the life and times of Dimitri Shostakovich.
Elena See, Bob Christiansen, Scott Blankenship, Ward Jacobson