Airs Monday, December 8 at 11 a.m. This week on the Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast, soprano Hila Plitman returns to Heinz Hall to perform “Darkness in the Ancient Valley” by Richard Danielpour. Christoph Konig conducts Haydn’s Symphony No. 22, “The Philospher” and “Also Sprach Zarathustra” by Richard Strauss. 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, November 17 at 11 a.m. This week on the Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast it’s a program from the archive with soprano Jessye Norman singing the 4 Last Songs by Richard Strauss. Charles Dutoit conducts the orchestra in Schubert’s Symphony No. 3 and Rachmaninoff’s Symphonic Dances. Jim Cunningham will host this concert from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.
Airs Monday, November 10, 2014. This week on the Pittsburgh Symphony we remember Rafael Fruhbeck de Burgos with his final concert from Heinz Hall. Maestro Fruhbeck conducts Leonardo Balada’s Symphony No. 6 and Rimsky-Korsakov’s Scheherazade. Arabella Steinbacher plays the Prokofiev Violin Concerto No. 1. Jim Cunningham will host this Pittsburgh Symphony Radio Broadcast from Public Radio International.