Classical 91.5

June 2017 Pittsburgh Symphony programs

May 31, 2017

Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin, Aaron Copland
Credit The Valley Ledger

It's an All-American program on June 13th with music by Leonard Bernstein, George Gershwin and Aaron Copland.

6/6       Beethoven: Violin Concerto Beethoven: Symphony No. 9 (Christian Tetzlaff, v; Simona Saturova, s; Jennifer Johnson Cano, ms; Liang Li, bs; Nicholas Phan, t; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Betsy Burleigh, dir; Manfred Honeck, cond)
6/13      Copland: Symphony No. 3 Gershwin: Rhapsody in Blue Bernstein: Symphonic Dances from West Side Story (Jon Kimura Parker, piano; Omer Meir Wellber, cond)
6/20      Fletcher: Oboe Concerto Liszt: Piano Concerto No. 2 Mahler: Symphony No. 1 (Yefim Bronfman, p; Cynthia Koledo DeAlmeida, ob; Manfred Honeck, cond)
6/27      Smetena: The Moldau Dvorak: Piano Concerto Mozart: Symphony No. 38, Prague Dvorak: Carnival Overture (Franceso Piermontesi, p; Juraj Valcuha, cond)