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@theSymphony

Conductors, soloists and composers involved in making great Pittsburgh Symphony performances talk about their music.

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Voice of the Arts

Insights and anecdotes from musicians, dancers, artists, actors and directors, as well as audience response.

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Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

A complete two hour concert hosted by Jim Cunningham. Listen for interviews and features, historic recordings and the latest weekly concerts from Heinz Hall. 

Encore

Did you miss a recent live broadcast? Or do you just want to hear it again? Relive recent WQED-FM live broadcasts on the Encore podcast page. Stream full length broadcasts by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and others.

Classical Crossroads

Where classical music crosses paths with rock and roll, world music, folk music and jazz. As Duke Ellington said "There are only two types of music: good music and the other stuff." Listen to interviews with people who make good music here.

Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour

Jim Cunningham reports from the PSO's domestic and international tours.

Organ Artist Series - Nov 17, 2017

Three extraordinary talents from the Eastman School of Music speak with Anna Singer about their concert Sunday November 19, 3pm for the Organ Artists Series at the East Liberty Presbyterian Church hosted by Dr. Edward Alan Moore.  Ivan Bosnar from Croatia, Amanda Mole from Holden Massachusetts and Caroline Robinson from Greenville South Carolina pull out all the stops and they describe exactly how it’s done on the four manual, 120 rank, 8000 pipe Goulding and Wood instrument.

Alan Lewis and Mark Anderson - Nov 17, 2017

The holidays bring Handel’s Messiah complete December 8 7:30 and the Bach Magnificat December 10, 3pm  less than 2 miles apart with Alan Lewis leading the Handel and Mark Anderson the Bach. Alan  is Director of Music at Calvary Episcopal Church and Mark holds the same post at Shadyside Presbyterian Church.   Chatham Baroque have invited their extraordinary colleagues from around the country to augment the instrumental forces. Pittsburgh Camerata will transport as will the Calvary Choir. Also some good restaurant suggestions for the East End.  

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 3 - Part 1 - Nov 15, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Lollapalooza by John Adams, and Saint Saens Organ Symphony.   Christian Tetzlaff plays the Brahms Violin Concerto. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 3 - Part 2 - Nov 15, 2017

Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts Lollapalooza by John Adams, and Saint Saens Organ Symphony.   Christian Tetzlaff plays the Brahms Violin Concerto. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 4 - Part 1 - Nov 15, 2017

Christoph Konig conducts Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2 and Mussorgsky’s “Scherzo.”  Yulianna Avdeeva makes her return to Heinz Hall in Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2. 

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2017-2018 Season - Program 4 - Part 2 - Nov 15, 2017

Christoph Konig conducts Rachmaninoff’s Symphony No. 2 and Mussorgsky’s “Scherzo.”  Yulianna Avdeeva makes her return to Heinz Hall in Chopin’s Piano Concerto No. 2. 

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