Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

2016-2017 Broadcast Season

December 8, 2016

SCHUMANN: Konzertstück in F for Four Horns and Orchestra
BRAHMS: Symphony No. 1
BATES: The Rise of Exotic Computing

Andres Orozco-Estrada, conductor; Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Horn Section

December 15, 2016

HAYDN: Symphony No. 93
LISZT: Piano Concerto No. 1
TCHAIKOVSKY: Symphony No. 4

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Daniil Trifonov, piano

December 22, 2016

HAYDN: Creation

Manfred Honeck, conductor; Sam Helfrich, director; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh

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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 - 2016-2017 Season - Program 23 - Part 1 - Mar 15, 2017

This week's program features two powerful Beethoven favorites.  Christian Tetzlaff plays the Violin Concerto.  Then Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony, soloists and Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in the joyful Symphony No. 9.


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 23 - Part 2 - Mar 15, 2017

This week's program features two powerful Beethoven favorites.  Christian Tetzlaff plays the Violin Concerto.  Then Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony, soloists and Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh in the joyful Symphony No. 9.


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 22 - Part 1 - Mar 15, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony No. 1 – and the Suite from Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky.  Percussionist Colin Currie performs Veni, Veni Emmanuel by Composer of the Year Sir James MacMillan. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 22 - Part 2 - Mar 15, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Prokofiev’s Classical Symphony No. 1 – and the Suite from Sleeping Beauty by Tchaikovsky.  Percussionist Colin Currie performs Veni, Veni Emmanuel by Composer of the Year Sir James MacMillan. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 20 - Part 1 - Feb 22, 2017

Junajo Mena conducts Debussy, Ginastera, and Manuel de Falla.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal Bassoon Nancy Goeres performs Pictures from the Floating World by David Ludwig. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 20 - Part 2 - Feb 22, 2017

Junajo Mena conducts Debussy, Ginastera, and Manuel de Falla.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal Bassoon Nancy Goeres performs Pictures from the Floating World by David Ludwig. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 19 - Part 1 - Feb 8, 2017

It’s a world premiere by the Pittsburgh Symphony’s former concertmaster as Noah Bendix-Balgley performs his own Klezmer Violin Concerto.  Plus, Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart’s Rondo in C for Violin and Orchestra and the Mahler Symphony No. 5. 


Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 19 - Part 2 - Feb 8, 2017

It’s a world premiere by the Pittsburgh Symphony’s former concertmaster as Noah Bendix-Balgley performs his own Klezmer Violin Concerto.  Plus, Manfred Honeck conducts Mozart’s Rondo in C for Violin and Orchestra and the Mahler Symphony No. 5. 


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