Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio hosted by Jim Cunningham, a complete two hour concert with Music Director Manfred Honeck and guest artists heard on over 100 PRI and NPR stations across the country. Listen for interviews and features, historic recordings and the latest weekly concerts from Heinz Hall.

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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. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 18 - Part 1 - Feb 1, 2017

Costa Rican born conductor Giancarlo Guerrero makes his Heinz Hall debut with Prokofiev’s Suite from Lieutenant Kije and Copland’s El Salon Mexico.  Plus hear Also Sprach Zarathustra by Strauss and Short Ride in a Fast Machine by John Adams. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 18 - Part 2 - Feb 1, 2017

Costa Rican born conductor Giancarlo Guerrero makes his Heinz Hall debut with Prokofiev’s Suite from Lieutenant Kije and Copland’s El Salon Mexico.  Plus hear Also Sprach Zarathustra by Strauss and Short Ride in a Fast Machine by John Adams. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 16 - Part 1 - Jan 18, 2017

Michael Francis conducts Bartok’s Concerto for Orchestra and Alternative Energy by Mason Bates.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal cello Anne Martindale Williams joins mezzo soprano Jamie Barton in Jake Heggie’s “The Work at Hand.” 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 16 - Part 1 - Jan 18, 2017

Michael Francis conducts Bartok’s Concerto for Orchestra and Alternative Energy by Mason Bates.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal cello Anne Martindale Williams joins mezzo soprano Jamie Barton in Jake Heggie’s “The Work at Hand.” 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 16 - Part 2 - Jan 18, 2017

Michael Francis conducts Bartok’s Concerto for Orchestra and Alternative Energy by Mason Bates.  Pittsburgh Symphony Principal cello Anne Martindale Williams joins mezzo soprano Jamie Barton in Jake Heggie’s “The Work at Hand.” 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2016-2017 Season - Program 15 - Part 1 - Jan 11, 2017

Its brotherly love as Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the Britten Violin concerto with his brother, Rainer, as soloist.  Plus, Tchaikovsky’s Symphony No. 6 and Manfred Honeck’s own arrangement of Dvorak’s Rusalka Suite.  

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