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Marcelo Lehninger - Feb 19, 2016

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interview this week's Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra guest conductor Marcelo Lehninger about the Copeland concerto and the Shostakovich Symphony No. 1.

Joshua Roman - Feb 12, 2016

Cellist Joshua Roman joined the QED Morning Show to talk about his performances with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, and we even talked him into performing two pieces live!

Juraj Valchua - Feb 12, 2016

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks with this week's Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra guest conductor Juraj Valchua.

Gianandrea Noseda - Jan 27, 2016

Jim Cunningham interviews this weekend's guest conductor Gianandrea Noseda.

Denis Kozhuhkin - Jan 27, 2016

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to this weekend's pianist with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Denis Kozhuhkin, making his Heinz Hall debut.

Yulianna Avdeeva - Dec 11, 2015

Pianist Yulianna Avdeeva talks to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about her performance of Beethoven's Piano Concerto No. 5.

Paul Appleby - Dec 11, 2015

Tenor Paul Appleby discusses the Mozart Coronation Mass with WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham.

Conductor Jiri Belohlavek - Nov 12, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews conductor Jiri Belohlavek about this weekend's Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts with Smetana's "Ma Vlast."

Leonard Slatkin - Oct 29, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews Leonard Slatkin about this weekend's (10/30/15) Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts. Maestro Slatkin will conduct Conrad Tao's "Pangu," George Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F, and Strauss' "Symphonia domestica."

Conrad Tao - Oct 29, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews pianist and composer Conrad Tao. Tao performs with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra this weekend (10/30/15) in Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F. Plus, his work "Pangu" will be performed by the PSO, under the direction of Leonard Slatkin. Tao talks about this weekend's concert, as well as his new CD.

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