March 2013 programs on the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m.

A woman sitting in front of me had opera glasses through which she gazed at the performers. I was inspired by her gesture, and tried to imagine what she might be noticing…

The 2012-2013 season from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra premieres on WXXI-FM Classical 91.5 Wednesday, March 13th at 8:00 p.m.

3/13      Smith: The Star Spangled Banner Stucky: Dreamwaltzes Gershwin: Piano Concerto in F Mussorgsky: Pictures at an Exhibition (Rudolf Buchbinder, p; Manfred Honeck, cond)

3/20      Beethoven: Overture to The Consecration of the House, Triple Concerto, Symphony No. 3, Eroica (Eroica Trio; Manfred Honeck, cond)

3/27      Stucky: Radical Light Prokofiev: Violin Concerto No. 2 Schumann: Symphony No. 4 (Xiang Yu, v; Xian Zhang, cond)