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Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 23 - Part 2 - Mar 15, 2017

This week's program features two powerful Beethoven favorites.  Christian Tetzlaff plays the Violin Concerto.  Then Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony, soloists and Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in the joyful Symphony No. 9.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 22 - Part 1 - Mar 15, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony No. 1 – and the Suite from Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky.  Percussionist Colin Currie performs Veni, Veni Emmanuel by Composer of the Year Sir James MacMillan. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 22 - Part 2 - Mar 15, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony No. 1 – and the Suite from Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky.  Percussionist Colin Currie performs Veni, Veni Emmanuel by Composer of the Year Sir James MacMillan. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 23 - Part 1 - Mar 15, 2017

This week's program features two powerful Beethoven favorites.  Christian Tetzlaff plays the Violin Concerto.  Then Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony, soloists and Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in the joyful Symphony No. 9.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 20 - Part 1 - Feb 22, 2017

Junajo Mena conducts Debussy, Ginastera, and Manuel de Falla.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal Bassoon Nancy Goeres performs Pictures from the Floating World by David Ludwig. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 20 - Part 2 - Feb 22, 2017

Junajo Mena conducts Debussy, Ginastera, and Manuel de Falla.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal Bassoon Nancy Goeres performs Pictures from the Floating World by David Ludwig. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 19 - Part 1 - Feb 8, 2017

It’s a world premiere by the Pittsburgh Symphony’s former concertmaster as Noah Bendix-Balgley performs his own Klezmer Violin Concerto.  Plus, Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart’s Rondo in C for Violin and Orchestra and the Mahler Symphony No. 5. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 19 - Part 2 - Feb 8, 2017

It’s a world premiere by the Pittsburgh Symphony’s former concertmaster as Noah Bendix-Balgley performs his own Klezmer Violin Concerto.  Plus, Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart’s Rondo in C for Violin and Orchestra and the Mahler Symphony No. 5. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 18 - Part 1 - Feb 1, 2017

Costa Rican born conductor Giancarlo Guerrero makes his Heinz Hall debut with Prokofiev’s Suite from Lieutenant Kije and Copland’s El Salon Mexico.  Plus hear Also Sprach Zarathustra by Strauss and Short Ride in a Fast Machine by John Adams. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 18 - Part 2 - Feb 1, 2017

Costa Rican born conductor Giancarlo Guerrero makes his Heinz Hall debut with Prokofiev’s Suite from Lieutenant Kije and Copland’s El Salon Mexico.  Plus hear Also Sprach Zarathustra by Strauss and Short Ride in a Fast Machine by John Adams. 

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