Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

2017-2018 Broadcast Season

Program 1

Rhapsody in Blue Gala

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Lang Lang, piano

 

Program 2

STAFFORD SMITH: Star Spangled Banner
GLINKA: Overture to Ruslan and Ludmila
MORRICONE: “Gabriel’s Oboe” from “The Mission”
TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto
DVORAK: Symphony No. 9, “From the New World”
MACMILLAN: Fanfare for Pittsburgh

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida, oboe; Noah Bendix-Balgley, violin    

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Interviews

Jim Cunningham and Gianandrea Noseda discuss Rachmaninoff's Third Concerto, Beethoven's Second Symphony and the Rossini William Tell Overture for the January 29 and 31 concerts with the Pittsburgh Symphony 
Recorded: 01/28/2016

Jim Cunningham speaks with Guest Conductor Christoph Konig about Beethoven's Sixth Symphony and Philip Glass' Second Violin Concerto
Recorded: 01/15/2016

Violinist Tim Fain talks with Jim Cunningham about Philip Glass Concerto No 2
Recorded: 01/15/2016

Conductor Leonard Slatkin discusses the October 30 & November 1, 2015 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts with WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham.
Recorded: 11/12/2015

Pianist Conrad Tao discusses the October 30 & November 1, 2015 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts with WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham.
Recorded: 11/12/2015

Gustavo Gimeno talks with Jim Cunningham about his debut concert with the Pittsburgh Symphony
Recorded: 10/16/2015

Guitarist Pablo Villegas discusses his visit to Heinz Hall to play the Rodrigo Fantasy for a Gentelman
Recorded: 10/16/2015

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Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 13 - Part 1 - Jan 4, 2018

It’s a Viennese New Year’s concert from Pittsburgh!  Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts a concert of waltzes and polkas from the Strauss family.  And 16 year old violinist Noa Wildschut makes her American debut with the  Chausson “Poeme”. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 13 - Part 2 - Jan 4, 2018

It’s a Viennese New Year’s concert from Pittsburgh!  Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts a concert of waltzes and polkas from the Strauss family.  And 16 year old violinist Noa Wildschut makes her American debut with the  Chausson “Poeme”. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 7 - Part 1 - Dec 29, 2017

It’s a concert of Beethoven, Bruch and Shostakovich from Pittsburgh Symphony Radio.   Kryzysztof Urbanski conducts Beethoven’s Egmont Overture and the Shostakovich Symphony No. 5.  And Ray Chen makes his Heinz Hall debut with the Bruch G minor Violin Concerto. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 7 - Part 2 - Dec 29, 2017

It’s a concert of Beethoven, Bruch and Shostakovich from Pittsburgh Symphony Radio.   Kryzysztof Urbanski conducts Beethoven’s Egmont Overture and the Shostakovich Symphony No. 5.  And Ray Chen makes his Heinz Hall debut with the Bruch G minor Violin Concerto. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 8 - Part 1 - Dec 29, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3, “Eroica.”  Alisa Weilerstein plays the Schumann Cello Concerto.  Plus, “Larghetto for Orchestra” by James MacMillan – written to honor Manfred Honeck’s 10th season as Music Director. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 8 - Part 2 - Dec 29, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Beethoven’s Symphony No. 3, “Eroica.”  Alisa Weilerstein plays the Schumann Cello Concerto.  Plus, “Larghetto for Orchestra” by James MacMillan – written to honor Manfred Honeck’s 10th season as Music Director. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 9 - Part 1 - Dec 29, 2017

Principal Flute Lorna McGhee performs Mozart’s Flute Concerto No. 1.  And Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart’s Overture to Idomeneo and the Symphony no. 9 by Schubert.   


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 9 - Part 2 - Dec 29, 2017

Principal Flute Lorna McGhee performs Mozart’s Flute Concerto No. 1.  And Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart’s Overture to Idomeneo and the Symphony no. 9 by Schubert.   


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