SUNDAY, MAY 19TH
Harmonia, with Angela Mariani
Join us for an exploration of early music in Japan. And, we'll hear from a recently released recording of Bach cantatas performed by Bach Collegium Japan.
Sunday Baroque, with Suzanne Bona
Tomorrow is the Canadian holiday, Victoria Day. And, since Canada is home to a wealth of top early music ensembles, this morning’s show will feature outstanding performances by some of them to mark the occasion.
Sunday at the Symphony -- Chicago Symphony Orchestra
Pittsburgh Symphony Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the overture to Die Fledermaus by Johann Strauss II. Till Fellner is soloist in the Beethoven Piano Concerto #1. There’s also Joseph Haydn’s Sinfonia Concertante in B-flat, and Beethoven’s overture to Fidelio.
Pittsburgh Symphony, with Jim Cunningham
Juraj Valcuha conducts the Suite from Mother Goose by Maurice Ravel and Sergei Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances. Internationally renowned percussionist Evelyn Glennie is soloist in Spirit Voices by Steven Stucky.