Strauss http://redriverradio.org en Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 2014 http://redriverradio.org/post/pittsburgh-symphony-orchestra-2014-2 <div><strong>Airs Monday, June 23 at 11 a.m.&nbsp;</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week on the next broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony, </span>Mariss<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Jansons<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will lead the orchestra in works by Schubert and Brahms. The concert opens with Schubert’s Overture in C Major “In the Italian Style,” and then we'll hear the Symphony No. 3 by Brahms and we close by returning to Schubert for his Symphony No. 9. We'll also hear some archival recordings featuring violinist Sidney </span>Harth<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> joined by pianist Harry Franklin for Richard Strauss’ Sonata in E-flat major, Op. 18 for Violin and Piano.</span></div><p> Mon, 23 Jun 2014 16:00:00 +0000 46043 at http://redriverradio.org Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 2014 Metropolitan Opera: Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier http://redriverradio.org/post/metropolitan-opera-strauss-s-der-rosenkavalier <p><strong>Airs Saturday, February 22 at 12 noon.</strong> The 2013-14 Metropolitan Opera Radio Broadcast season continues with Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier, heard in an archival broadcast from earlier this season. Edward Gardner leads the cast that features Viennese soprano Martina Serafin in one of her signature roles, the Marschallin. Mezzo-soprano Alice Coote sings the trouser role of the Marschallin’s young lover, Octavian, while soprano Erin Morley is Sophie, the innocent young woman who comes between the two. Sat, 22 Feb 2014 18:00:00 +0000 40290 at http://redriverradio.org Metropolitan Opera: Strauss’s Der Rosenkavalier Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra presents Wagner & Strauss http://redriverradio.org/post/red-river-radio-spotlight-shreveport-symphony-orchestra-presents-wagner-strauss <p><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Bill Beckett</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> spoke with pianist </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Asiya Korepanova</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Dr. Lester Senter Wilson</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the Executive Director of the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Wideman International Piano Competition</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> about the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Shreveport Symphony </strong><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Orchestr</strong><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">a</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>’s</strong> concert on Saturday, November 16 at 7:30 pm in Riverview </span>Theatre<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The concert features </span>Asiya<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> </span>Korepanova<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the </span>Burlekse<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> by </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Richard Strauss</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Twyla Robinson</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> in the Four Last Songs of Richard Strauss as well as his tone poem Don Juan. The concert opens with </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Wagner</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">’s Prelude and </span>Liebestod<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> from Tristan und </span>Isolde<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. For more information you can contact online the </span><a href="http://www.shreveportsymphony.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank"><strong>Shreveport Symphony Orchestr</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">a or call </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">318-227-8863</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">.</span></p><p> Thu, 14 Nov 2013 18:00:00 +0000 Bill Beckett 36212 at http://redriverradio.org Red River Radio Spotlight: Shreveport Symphony Orchestra presents Wagner & Strauss Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/pittsburgh-symphony-orchestra-19 <p><strong>Airs Monday, August 5 at 11 a.m.</strong> This week on the Pittsburgh Symphony maestro Manfred Honeck will be joined on stage by violinist Joshua Bell for a performance of the Violin Concerto by Johannes Brahms. Mr. Honeck will also lead the orchestra in three works by &nbsp;Richard Strauss, his tone poem Don Juan, Death and Transfiguration, and Till Eulenspiegel’s Merry Pranks.</p><p> Mon, 05 Aug 2013 16:00:00 +0000 31475 at http://redriverradio.org Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra http://redriverradio.org/post/pittsburgh-symphony-orchestra-10 <p><strong>Airs Monday, May 13 at 11 a.m.</strong> &nbsp;This week on the Pittsburgh symphony Orchestra concert Mariss Jansons takes the podium in a orchestral spectacular with Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Symphony No 41 in C Major “Jupiter”; Richard Strauss’ Dance of the Seven Veils from Salome; Franz Schubert’s Symphony No. 8 in B minor (Unfinished); Bela Bartok’s Music for Strings, Percussion and Celesta.</p><p> Mon, 13 May 2013 16:00:00 +0000 27469 at http://redriverradio.org Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra