SUNDAY, JANUARY 26TH
Harmonia, with Angela Mariani
Join us for an exploration of early music exchanges between Japan and Europe in the 16th and 17th centuries. We'll hear music from a featured release by Bach Collegium Japan, and learn about the cornetto in our Listener's Guide to the Renaissance Consort.
Sunday Baroque, with Suzanne Bona
In honor of Australia Day, which is celebrated annually on this date, Sunday Baroque will shine a spotlight some prominent Australian performers, such as violinist and early music professor Stanley Ritchie, horn virtuoso Barry Tuckwell, and the Australian Chamber Orchestra.
Sunday at the Symphony
Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos conducts the Symphony #8 of Ludwig van Beethoven and Ein Heldenleben by Richard Strauss.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, with Jim Cunningham
Manfred Honeck conducts a concert of opera highlights by Richard Wagner and Giuseppe Verdi, both of whom were born in 1813 and went on to make an indelible stamp on the opera world. Pittsburgh Opera General Director Christopher Hahn hosts from the stage, and is joined by the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and soloists.