Yang Jin is a pipa performer based here in Pittsburgh. She has performed with ensembles like the Silk Road Ensemble and Afro Yaqui, and she recently created her new initiative, Yang Jin and Friends. Reputed as the leading pipa soloist of her generation, Yang Jin tells us more about the instrument, her upcoming performances, and her recent collaborations -- and she even plays some music for us. Hear it all on our new Voice of the Arts podcast!
WQED-FM's Steven Carter has a conversation with his mentor Fred Brown, President and CEO of The Forbes Funds.
Lindsey Goodman plays the Cecile Chaminade Concertino with Maria Sensi Sellner conducting Resonance Works in Menotti’s "Amahl and the Night Visitors" at the New Hazlett Theater Friday December 20th and Sunday December 22nd. They stopped by the QED Morning Show with Jim Cunningham
The Thiel College Choir performed "A Thiel College Christmas" at First English Lutheran Church on Friday November 22, 2019. Plus, a holiday concert by the Pittsburgh Harp Society in the lobby of Carnegie Music Hall on December 10th, 2019.
The CMU Philharmonic and Chorus, conducted by Andres Cardenes, play Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings, and selections from Handel's "Messiah." The concert was recorded at Carnegie Music Hall on December 10th, 2019.
Film Pittsburgh Executive Director, Kathryn Spitz Cohan, stopped by WQED-FM to talk about their organization, their mission and the importance of RAD funding.