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.
Airs Monday, October 13 at 11 a.m. This week on the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Manfred Honeck leads the orchestra and the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh along with soprano Lisette Oropesa, tenor Andrey Nemzer, and baritone Hugh Russell in Carl Orff’s “Carmina Burana. John Stafford Smith’s “The Star Spangled Banner will open the show and we'll also hear Ludwig van Beethoven’s Overture to “Fidelio" as well as David Stock’s Symphony No. 6. Jim Cunningham will host the week's broadcast concert by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Airs Monday, September 22 at 11 a.m. You’ll hear two grand pieces on the next Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast. Piano superstar Yuja Wang is at Heinz Hall to play Tchaikovsky’s Piano Concerto No. 1. Plus Manfred Honeck conducts the Dmitri Shostakovich Symphony No. 5. I’m Jim Cunningham hoping you’ll join me on Public Radio International.