Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio hosted by Jim Cunningham, a complete two hour concert with Music Director Manfred Honeck and guest artists heard on over 100 PRI and NPR stations across the country. Listen for interviews and features, historic recordings and the latest weekly concerts from Heinz Hall.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 26 - Part 1 - Oct 3, 2022

The Principal Trumpet of the orchestra is featured on this week’s Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast.  Micah Wilkinson plays the Haydn Trumpet Concerto, and the Scherzo for Trumpet by Micah’s teacher Anthony Plog.  Plus, Kirill Karabits conducts the Pulcinella Suite by Stravinsky and the Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 26 - Part 2 - Oct 3, 2022

The Principal Trumpet of the orchestra is featured on this week’s Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast.  Micah Wilkinson plays the Haydn Trumpet Concerto, and the Scherzo for Trumpet by Micah’s teacher Anthony Plog.  Plus, Kirill Karabits conducts the Pulcinella Suite by Stravinsky and the Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 2.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 25 - Part 1 - Sep 27, 2022

Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the Brahms Symphony No. 2 and the Overture No. 1 by French woman composer Louise Farrenc.  Jan Lisiecki returns to Heinz Hall to play the Grieg Piano Concerto. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 25 - Part 2 - Sep 27, 2022

Pablo Heras-Casado conducts the Brahms Symphony No. 2 and the Overture No. 1 by French woman composer Louise Farrenc.  Jan Lisiecki returns to Heinz Hall to play the Grieg Piano Concerto. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 24 - Part 1 - Sep 20, 2022

Osmo Vanska is this week’s guest conductor with Beethoven’s Egmont Overture and the Mendelssohn Scottish Symphony.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal Flute Lorna McGhee plays “Wing of the Dream” – the Concerto for Flute and Orchestra by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 24 - Part 2 - Sep 20, 2022

Osmo Vanska is this week’s guest conductor with Beethoven’s Egmont Overture and the Mendelssohn Scottish Symphony.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal Flute Lorna McGhee plays “Wing of the Dream” – the Concerto for Flute and Orchestra by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 23 - Part 1 - Sep 12, 2022

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Glinka’s Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila.  Plus, hear the rousing Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 23 - Part 2 - Sep 12, 2022

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Glinka’s Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila.  Plus, hear the rousing Tchaikovsky Symphony No. 4.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 21 - Part 1 - Aug 29, 2022

Music Director Manfred Honeck leads the orchestra, soloists and Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in Haydn’s “The Creation.”

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2021-2022 Season - Program 21 - Part 2 - Aug 29, 2022

Music Director Manfred Honeck leads the orchestra, soloists and Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in Haydn’s “The Creation.”