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Requiem for Rice - Feb 27, 2019

The Colour of Music Festival Orchestra performed the world premiere of John Wineglass' "Requiem for Rice" at Carnegie Music Hall on February 13, 2019.  Jim Cunningham hosts this broadcast of the piece, along with works by Copland, Puccini, Mary Watkins, Rick Robinson, Mahler and more. 



Chautauqua Opera's "Macbeth" - 2015 - Aug 21, 2015

WNED's Ed Simone hosts Chautauqua Opera's performance of Verdi's "Macbeth" from July, 2015.

OvreArts Live from Heinz Chapel - Jun 23, 2015

WQED-FM's live broadcast of the Heinz Chapel Grand Reopening on June 18, 2015. Jim Cunningham is your host with OvreArts performing.

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Live - Jun 15, 2015

WQED-FM's live braodcast of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concert from Friday June 12, 2015. Manfred Honeck conducted Mahler's Symphony No. 1. Yefim Bronfman performed the Liszt Piano Concerto No. 2. And Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida performed the world premiere of the Oboe Concerto by Alan Fletcher. Jim Cunningham hosted the broadcast and Stephen Baum interviewed Manfred Honeck, composer Alan Fletcher, and Decklan McGovern of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra at the Three Rivers Arts Festival - Jun 9, 2015

WQED-FM's Jim Cunninngham is your host for the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's 2015 Three Rivers Arts Festival concert. Due to inclement weather, the concert took place at Heinz Hall. Larry Loh conducted the orchestra in works by Bizet, Gershwin and Strauss, Jr. Pittsburgh Opera Resident Artists joined the orchestra for well-known arias. Stephen Baum conducted interviews with Veronica Corpuz and Kevin McMahon before the concert, and with Larry Loh and 2 of the singers after the performance.