Seong-Jin Cho makes his Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra debut with the Piano Concerto No. 2 by Franz Liszt. WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham sat down with the pianist to talk about the piece, working with the Pittsburgh Symphony, and much more.
Enjoy a casual evening of entertainment, discovery and drinks featuring live performances by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra members. The event Kicks-off Beethoven's 250th birthday year by exploring how Beethoven revolutionized music. Performances will feature a sampling of Beethoven masterpieces while exploring surprising connections between Andy Warhol and Beethoven. The event will be held Thursday January 16th at the Andy Warhol Museum. Cellist Karissa Shivone and Host Marty Bates stopped by the QED Morning Show to tell us more about the event.
Byron Stripling was introduced as the new Pittsburgh Symphony Pops Principal Conductor He stopped by the QED Morning Show this morning to talk about his plans for the Pops, his music background and much more.
James Iman plays Debussy and Martino with the Tuesday Musical Club on Tuesday January 7th, 1pm at Rodef Shalom. The concert is free. James stopped by the QED Morning Show to talk about the concert and her performed Debussy live in our performance studio.
Conductor Alejandro Pinzon stopped by WQED-FM to chat with Jim Cunningham about being in Pittsburgh and his interest in spreading tango in the community.
The Bell'Art ensemble perform their holiday concert this Saturday, 7:30pm at Third Presbyterian Church located at Fifth and Negley Avenues in Shadyside, and Sunday, 4pm at First Presbyterian Church in Beaver on College Avenue. Listen for a preview with live performances from the QED morning show.