Airs Monday, December 29 at 11 a.m. This week on the Pittsburgh Symphony we take a tour of the solar system as Manfred Honeck conducts the orchestra and the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in “The Planets” by Gustav Holst. Then we'll hear the world premiere of “The Elements” –featuring the collaboration of 5 different Pittsburgh composers. Jim Cunningham will host.
Airs Monday, December 15 at 11 a.m. Pittsburgh Symphony Radio brings out the B team this week, as Manfred Honeck conducts Bach, Beethoven and Brahms. You’ll hear Bach’s Toccata and Fugue, arranged by Stokowski and Beethoven’s Symphony No. 4. Helene Grimaud plays the Brahms’ Piano Concerto No. 1. Jim Cunningham will host.
Airs Monday, December 1 at 11 a.m. On the next Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast it’s a festive concert that’s become a yearly tradition with Strauss Waltzes and Polka’s, conducted by Music Director Manfred Honeck, plus Till Fellner performs the Beethoven Piano Concerto No. 4. Jim Cunningham will host.
Airs Monday, November 24 at 11 a.m. On this week's broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Manfred Honeck takes the podium for a unique concert of vocal music. The Tallis Scholars sing Allegri’s “Miserere” at Heinz Hall, with music by Victoria and Bruckner. You'll hear the Ave Maria and Versa est in luctum by Victoria and Bruckner's Locus iste and Ave Maria. You’ll also hear the “Romantic” Symphony by Anton Bruckner – his Symphony No. 4. Jim Cunningham will host the next Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast on Red River Radio.
Airs Monday, October 20 at 11 a.m. This week on the Pittsburgh Sympony; Manfred Honeck will lead the orchestra in Samuel Barber’s Adagio for Strings; Leos Janceck’s Suite from Jenufa, Antonin Dvorak’s Symphony No. 8; and pianist Yulianna Avdeeva will be the guest soloist for Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart’s Piano Concerto No. 21. Jim Cunningham will be your host.