Pittsburgh Symphony
Wednesdays @ 8PM

This broadcast series, hosted by Jim Cunningham, presents concerts by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra recorded at Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts. Manfred Honeck has served as music director since the 2008-2009 season. The PSO has been heard on the air since radio began in Pittsburgh with early broadcasts on Pittsburgh’s KDKA in the 1920s. Its first network broadcasts appeared on NBC in 1936.

3/13

Manfred Honeck, conductor
James Ehnes, violin

Steven Stucky: Silent Spring
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Violin Concerto in D Major, Op. 35
Johannes Brahms: Symphony No. 4 in E minor

3/20

Manfred Honeck, conductor

Ludwig van Beethoven:  Leonore Overture No. 3
Franz Joseph Haydn:  Symphony No. 88 in G Major
Igor Stravinsky:  Suite from The Firebird

3/27

Pablo Heras-Casado, conductor
Maximilian Hornung, cello

Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov: Capriccio espagnol
Dmitri Shostakovich: Cello Concerto No. 1 in E-flat Major, Op. 107
Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky: Symphony No. 1 in G minor, Op. 13 "Winter Dreams"

4/3

Manfred Honeck, conductor
Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh
Matthew Mehaffey, director

Giuseppe Verdi:  Requiem

4/10

Cristian Macelaru, conductor
Augustine Hadelich, violin

George Enescu: Rumanian Rhapsody No. 1, Op. 11
Antonin Dvorak: Violin Concerto in A minor, Op. 53

4/17

Manfred Honeck, conductor
Juho Pohjonen, piano

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Symphony No. 33 in B-flat Major, K. 319
Ludwig van Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 4 in G Major, Op. 58
Reza Vali: Isfahan
Franz Liszt: Les Preludes
Richard Wagner: Prelude to Die Meistersinger von Nurnberg

4/24

Manfred Honeck, conductor
Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida, oboe

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart: Oboe Concerto
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