Voice of the Arts

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Lynn Bechtold - Aug 26, 2015

Pittsburgh born violinist Lynn Bechtold stopped by WQED-FM to talk about her group Zentripetal and their new album.

Rocky Bleier - Aug 25, 2015

Steeler great Rocky Bleier joined the QED Morning Show to talk about his upcoming performance with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on Monday August 31st at Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall. It's part of the Symphony's "Salute to Veterans."

Shakespeare in the Park - Aug 25, 2015

Pittsburgh Shakespeare in the Parks presents "King Lear" throughout September. Some cast members stopped by WQED-FM to talk about the production.

James Iman - Aug 14, 2015

Pianist James Iman has a kickstarter project underway to record works by Boulez, Amy, and more. He talked to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about the project.

Roger Cranville - Britsburgh - Aug 13, 2015

Britsburgh - the first British festival in Pittsburgh - will run from September 9th through the 14th, 2015. The festival celebrates the long standing bond and lasting relationships between Pittsburghers and Brits in business, culture and education. The festival concludes with a concert by the Trinity College Choir on September 14th at Calvary Episcopal Church. Roger Cranville talked to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about the festival.

Susan Sands and Roger Schneider of the East Winds Symphonic Band - Aug 12, 2015

Susan Sands and Roger Schneider of the East Winds Symphonic Band talk to WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham about their upcoming performance at Bach, Beethoven and Brunch (8/16/15), along with other band activities.

James Gourlay of the River City Brass - Aug 11, 2015

James Gourlay, Music Director of the River City Brass, stopped by the QED Morning Show to talk about the Band's upcoming performance at Hartwood Acres, as well as some other summer events.

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