May 2013 programs on the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

May 2013 programs on the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m.

Conductor Manfred Honeck´╗┐

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra features conductor Manfred Honeck for three programs.  Learn more about Maestro Honeck at´╗┐

5/1       Ravel: Suite from Mother Goose Stucky: Spirit Voices Rachmaninoff: Symphonic Dances (Evelyn Glennie, perc; Juraj Valcuha, cond)

5/8       Beethoven: Piano Concerto No. 1 Nicolai: Overture to The Merry Wives of Windsor J. Strauss, Jr.: Csardas from Ritter Pasman, Artist's Life Waltzes De Sarasate: Gypsy Airs Kreisler: Love's Joy Strauss: Cheerful Fortitude, On Holiday
J Strauss, Jr.: Light of Heart (Noah Bendix-Balgley, v; Leif Ove Andsnes, p; Manfred Honeck, cond)

5/15    Dvorak: Biblical Songs Brahms: A German Requiem (Thomas Hampson, bar; Chen Reiss, s; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Betsy Burleigh, dir; Manfred Honeck, cond)

5/22    Mozart: Piano Concerto Respighi: The Fountains of Rome, The Pines of Rome (Lars Vogt, p; Manfred Honeck, cond)

5/29    Handel: Messiah (Heidi Grant Murphy, s; Marietta Simpson, ms; Jeffrey Gall, ct; John Mark Ainsley, t; John Relyea, bs; The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Sir Neville Marriner, cond)