Pittsburgh Musical Theater presents The Little Mermaid with Larissa Overholt, who plays Ariel, and Brady Patsy, who plays her father, King Triton. With music director Francesca Tortorello, who is the wife of PSO cellist Michael de Bruyn. Larissa and Francesca perform live in the studio.
The all women Kassia Ensemble present a concert consisting entirely of music by women composers for International Women’s Day at the Tree of Life Congregation on Wilkins Avenue in Squirrel Hill on Thursday March 8 2018 at 7:30. Katya Jampoladyan, cello and Si Yu, viola, play live in the studio and join Clarinetist Rachel Stutzman and Bass Amanda Rice Johnston to discuss the program.
Pittsburgh Symphony principal Tuba Craig Knox talks about the Jennifer Higdon Concerto and the world premiere at Heinz Hall March 16 and 18 with Robert Spano conducting. Also everything about the instrument he plays and the mouthpiece made just for him with his name on it. About the former Pittsburgh Symphony tuba star Arnold Jacobs, the Center City Brass Quintet, teaching at Curtis Institute and much more.
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Principal Flute Lorna McGhee and Resonance Works Artistic and General Director, Maria Sensi Sellner, stopped by the QED Morning Show to talk about "little match girl passion" - the next concert by Resonance Works.
Cellist Chris Fedor discusses his concerts the weekend of March 8 2018 as Concerto Competition winner with the Pittsburgh Philharmonic and Edward Leonard where he will play the Dvorak Concerto. He reveals his favorite cellists, plans for after North Allegheny High School where he is now a senior and where he played with the famous Strolling Strings, his interest in chemistry and music, talks about his work with the Montgomery Quartet and his trio.
It’s a birthday party for Viennese pianist Rudolf Buchbinder on the next Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcast. He’ll play the Haydn Piano Concerto in D, the Mozart Concerto No. 20 and the Beethoven Emperor Concerto – No. 5. Manfred Honeck conducts.