From Castellon, Spain, Jim Cunningham reports on the new concert hall there and a rapturous reception for the PSO and its Spanish encores.
Anna turns orange with envy as Jim phones from sunny Castellon, Spain, (near Valencia ) home region of Pittsburgh Symphony tour conductor Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos. Audio excerpts of Brahms and Gimenez from last night in Vitoria.
Jim Cunningham reports on the concert in Vitoria, Spain wth audio excerpts of Beethoven and Granados, and comments from PSO musicians Lorien Benet Hart and Scott Bell.
Jim Cunningham tells QED's Ted Sohier about the first concert of the Pittsburgh Symphony's 2008 European Tour at the Baluarte in Pamplona Spain, with additional comments from PSO cellist Michael Lipman.
Jim Cunningham arrives with the PSO in Vitoria, Spain, and tells Anna Singer about the history of Vitoria, capital the Basque region. Principal Trumpet George Vosburgh talks about the concert in Pamplona.
Jim Cunningham checks in live at lunchtime from a cafe in Pamplona, Spain, before the orchestra's first tour concert.