Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

2017-2018 Broadcast Season

Program 1

Rhapsody in Blue Gala

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Lang Lang, piano

 

Program 2

STAFFORD SMITH: Star Spangled Banner
GLINKA: Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila
MORRICONE: “Gabriel’s Oboe” from “The Mission”
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
DVORAK: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
MACMILLAN: Fanfare for Pittsburgh

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida, oboe; Noah Bendix-Balgley, violin    

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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 - 2017-2018 Season - Program 1 - Part 1 - Oct 18, 2017

One of the biggest names in classical music – Lang Lang - returns to Heinz Hall for a Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Gala concert featuring Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.  He’ll be joined by 14 year old piano prodigy Maxim Lando, to perform special duo piano arrangements of Saint Saens, Bernstein and Tchaikovsky.  Manfred Honeck conducts. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 1 - Part 2 - Oct 18, 2017

One of the biggest names in classical music – Lang Lang - returns to Heinz Hall for a Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Gala concert featuring Gershwin’s Rhapsody in Blue.  He’ll be joined by 14 year old piano prodigy Maxim Lando, to perform special duo piano arrangements of Saint Saens, Bernstein and Tchaikovsky.  Manfred Honeck conducts. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 2 - Part 1 - Oct 18, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts a concert of classical favorites including Glinka’s Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila, Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 and the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto performed by Berlin Philharmonic concertmaster Noah Bendix Balgley. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 2 - Part 2 - Oct 18, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts a concert of classical favorites including Glinka’s Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila, Dvorak’s Symphony No. 9 and the Tchaikovsky Violin Concerto performed by Berlin Philharmonic concertmaster Noah Bendix Balgley. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 40 - Part 1 - Jul 12, 2017

Christoph Konig returns to Heinz hall to conducts Brahms Symphony No. 3.  And cellist Maximilian Hornung and Pittsburgh Symphony principal viola Randolph Kelly in Don Quixote by Richard Strauss.   


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 40 - Part 2 - Jul 12, 2017

Christoph Konig returns to Heinz hall to conducts Brahms Symphony No. 3.  And cellist Maximilian Hornung and Pittsburgh Symphony principal viola Randolph Kelly in Don Quixote by Richard Strauss.   


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 32 - Part 1 - Jul 12, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the first of two Vienna Fest concerts featuring Haydn, Mozart and Schubert.  And Till Fellner plays Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 32 - Part 2 - Jul 12, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the first of two Vienna Fest concerts featuring Haydn, Mozart and Schubert.  And Till Fellner plays Beethoven’s Piano Concerto No. 3. 


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