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Guest Condcutor Omer Meir Wellber - Jul 7, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to PSO guest conductor Omer Meir Wellber about this weekend's concerts of Debussy, Rodrigo and Tchaikovsky (October 10-12, 2014)

Manfred Honeck (from September 19, 2014) - Jul 7, 2015

Music Director Manfred Honeck talks to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about this weekend's season opening concerts featuring Mason Bates, Rachmaninoff and Berlioz. (September 19-21, 2014)

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).

PSO Guest Pianist Joyce Yang - Jul 6, 2015

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra guest pianist Joyce Yang talks to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about her performance of the Schumann Piano Concerto this weekend with the PSO (April 10-12, 2015).

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."

Guest Conductor Ward Stare - Jul 6, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Guest Conductor Ward Stare, who will feature music from Disney's Fantasia this weekend at Heinz Hall (May 8-10, 2015).

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