Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

2018-2019 Broadcast Season

Program 1 – National Feed – October 4, 2018

DEBUSSY: Prelude to the Afternoon of a Faun

HIGDON: Tuba Concerto

BERLIOZ: Symphonie fantastique

Robert Spano, conductor; Craig Knox, tuba

Program 2 – National Feed – October 11, 2018

ELGAR: Symphony No. 1

TCHAIKOVSKY: Variations on a Rococo Theme

STRAUSS: Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks

Sir Mark Elder, conductor; Anne Martindale Williams, cello

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Interviews

Jim Cunningham and Gianandrea Noseda discuss Rachmaninoff's Third Concerto, Beethoven's Second Symphony and the Rossini William Tell Overture for the January 29 and 31 concerts with the Pittsburgh Symphony 
Recorded: 01/28/2016

Jim Cunningham speaks with Guest Conductor Christoph Konig about Beethoven's Sixth Symphony and Philip Glass' Second Violin Concerto
Recorded: 01/15/2016

Violinist Tim Fain talks with Jim Cunningham about Philip Glass Concerto No 2
Recorded: 01/15/2016

Conductor Leonard Slatkin discusses the October 30 & November 1, 2015 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts with WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham.
Recorded: 11/12/2015

Pianist Conrad Tao discusses the October 30 & November 1, 2015 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts with WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham.
Recorded: 11/12/2015

Gustavo Gimeno talks with Jim Cunningham about his debut concert with the Pittsburgh Symphony
Recorded: 10/16/2015

Guitarist Pablo Villegas discusses his visit to Heinz Hall to play the Rodrigo Fantasy for a Gentelman
Recorded: 10/16/2015

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Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 12 - Part 2 - Jan 16, 2019

Enjoy holiday hits and classical favorites with the Pittsburgh Symphony getting you in the spirit of the season. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 13 - Part 1 - Jan 16, 2019

Principal Oboe Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida plays the Mozart Oboe Concerto.  Plus Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Viennese favorites in the spirit of the Vienna New Year’s Day concert. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 13 - Part 2 - Jan 16, 2019

Principal Oboe Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida plays the Mozart Oboe Concerto.  Plus Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Viennese favorites in the spirit of the Vienna New Year’s Day concert. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 14 - Part 1 - Jan 16, 2019

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the orchestra, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and tenor Paul Appleby in the “Te Deum” by Hector Berlioz.  Plus Emanuel Ax plays the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 – “The Emperor”.


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 14 - Part 2 - Jan 16, 2019

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the orchestra, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and tenor Paul Appleby in the “Te Deum” by Hector Berlioz.  Plus Emanuel Ax plays the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 5 – “The Emperor”.


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 15 - Part 1 - Jan 16, 2019

John Storgaards makes his Heinz Hall debut to conduct “The Planets” by Gustav Holst.   Holding down the Principal chair for three decades as a force of nature, Principal Horn William Caballero plays the Horn Concerto No. 4 by Mozart.


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 15 - Part 2 - Jan 16, 2019

John Storgaards makes his Heinz Hall debut to conduct “The Planets” by Gustav Holst.   Holding down the Principal chair for three decades as a force of nature, Principal Horn William Caballero plays the Horn Concerto No. 4 by Mozart.


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2018-2019 Season - Program 09 - Part 1 - Jan 16, 2019

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the orchestra, Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and soloists in Verdi’s Requiem with its powerful Day of Wrath - Dies irae.