Conductors, soloists and composers involved in making great Pittsburgh Symphony performances talk about their music.

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Daniil Trifonov - May 6, 2016

Pianist Daniil Trifonov talks about his performance this weekend with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, as well as going on tour on the upcoming Pittsburgh Symphony European tour.

Noah Bendix Balgley - May 6, 2016

Noah Bendix Balgley talks about the Klezmer concerto he will perform with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in June, as well as going on tour with the PSO in May.

Manfred Honeck - May 4, 2016

Pittsburgh Symphony Music Director Manfred Honeck joined the QED Morning Show to talk about this weekend's concerts at Heinz Hall.

Cameron Carpenter - Apr 15, 2016

Organist Cameron Carpenter talks about his American premiere of the Rachmaninoff Paganini Rhapsody, Strauss Also Sprach Zarathustra and George Gershwin for the theater organ, his youth in the town of Townville near Meadville, his custom designed instrument and much more.

Melia Tourangeau - Apr 6, 2016

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham sits down with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra President and CEO Melia Tourangeau for an extended talk about classical music and the PSO.

Alec Baldwin - Apr 1, 2016

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews actor Alec Baldwin, who will be in town for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's "Alec's Playlist" concert on Saturday April 16th at Heinz Hall.

Manfred Honeck - Mar 30, 2016

Manfred Honeck stopped by the QED Morning Show to talk about this weekend's concerts with the All-University Choir singing choral favorites and Emanuel Ax playing the Brahms Piano Concerto No. 2.