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Valentina Lisitsa - Jul 7, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to pianist Valentina Lisitsa about this weekend's season opening concerts in which she plays the Rachmaninoff Rhapsody on a Theme of Paganini (September 19-21, 2014).

Andres Orozco-Estrada - Jul 7, 2015

Guest conductor Andres Orozco-Estrada talks to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about this weekends concerts at Heinz Hall (March 27-29, 2015).

PSO Horns - Jul 7, 2015

Members of the PSO Horn section talk to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about their performance of Schumann's Kozertstuck for Four Horns and Orchestra. They'll perform it this weekend at Heinz Hall (March 27-29, 2015).

Guest conductor Jeanette Sorrell - Jul 7, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham chats with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra guest conductor Jeanette Sorrell about this week's "Bach's Coffeehouse" concert. (March 20-22, 2015).

Manfred Honeck (from March 6, 2015) - Jul 7, 2015

Manfred Honeck stops by the QED Morning Show to talk about this weekend's (March 6-8, 2015) concerts of Mozart, Rautavaara and Stravinsky.

Violinist Christian Tetzlaff - Jul 6, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to Pittsburgh Symphony guest artist Christian Tetzlaff, who will perform the Beethoven Violin Concerto at Heinz Hall June 5th through 7th, 2015.

Conductor Juanjo Mena - Jul 6, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews Juanjo Mena who will guest conduct the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra this weekend (May 29-31, 2015) at Heinz Hall.

Conductor Michael Francis - Jul 6, 2015

Guest Conductor Michael Francis talks to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about this weekend's PIttsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts at Heinz Hall - May 15-17, 2015).

Jake Heggie/Anne Martindale Williams/Jamie Barton - Jul 6, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews composer Jake Heggie, PSO Principal cello Anne Martindale Williams, and mezzo-soprano Jamie Barton about the world premiere of Heggie's "The Work at Hand: Symphonic Songs for Cello & Mezzo Soprano." The PSO is performing the piece this weekend (May 15-17, 2015).

PSO Principal Cello Anne Martindale Williams - Jul 6, 2015

Anne Martindale Williams stopped by the QED Morning Show to talk about the world premiere of Jake Heggie's "Symphonic Songs for Cello & Mezzo-Soprano."

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