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Gil Shaham, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Kick Off New Season at Annual Gala Concert September 17

Manfred Honeck at 2015 Gala Concert_Credit Wade Massie_web

A world of mystery, romance, intrigue and great music await you at the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s annual gala concert on Saturday, September 17 at 7 p.m. in Heinz Hall. This year’s concert, “Moonlight Masquerade,” will whisk the audience to the grand costumed balls of centuries past, which were always celebrated with extraordinary music, food and […]

Aug 25

Symphony Splendor Holiday Home Tour Tickets on Sale September 1

Proceeds to benefit the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presented by the Pittsburgh Symphony Association, the third annual holiday tour of homes to benefit the Pittsburgh Symphony, “Symphony Splendor,” is Sunday, November 20 from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. in Mt. Lebanon’s historic Virginia Manor. Tickets to this sell-out event go on sale September 1. This year’s […]

Aug 25

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announces Four Specials for 2016-2017 Season

Special concerts to include tributes to Prince, the Beatles and Neil Diamond Today, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra announced its first four pops specials for the 2016-2017 season. They include tributes to Prince, the Beatles and Neil Diamond, and the return of Pittsburgh favorite Celtic Woman. These one-night-only concert experiences feature the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and […]

Aug 15

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Welcomes Seven New Musicians

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra welcomes seven new musicians to its ranks for the start of the 2016-2017 season. These members were chosen from hundreds of applicants following months of auditions. The new members include: Max Blair, associate principal oboe, is a graduate of the Juilliard School and was a fellow with the New World Symphony […]

Jul 25

Tickets to Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Gala Concert, ‘Moonlight Masquerade,’ On Sale July 15

Concert tickets to the annual Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra gala concert go on sale July 15 at 9 a.m. This year’s concert, ‘Moonlight Masquerade,’ is Saturday, Sept. 17 at 7 p.m. at Heinz Hall. Preeminent violinist Gil Shaham joins Music Director Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony for this concert, which features Sarasate’s dazzling Carmen Fantasy, charming Kreisler […]

Jul 14

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Closes Summer with the Symphony with ‘Classical Mixer’

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra offers the perfect close to the Summer with the Symphony season with Classical Mixer: “1812 Overture” & More! on Saturday, July 23 at Heinz Hall. Festivities start at 6 p.m. with live chamber music, a trivia contest (for chances to win exciting prizes throughout the evening) and drink specials followed by […]

Jul 7

Pittsburgh Symphony Celebrates Music of David Bowie at Heinz Hall on July 22

Windborne Music joins the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to celebrate rock legend David Bowie at Heinz Hall on July 22 at 7:30 p.m. Considered by critics, musicians and fans as an innovator, David Bowie’s career was marked by reinvention and visual presentation, with his music and his stage presence impacting popular music. Guest conductor Brent Havens, vocalist […]

Jul 7

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents the Music of the Eagles at Heinz Hall July 21


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra opens a two-night stand of symphonic rock concerts with the music of quintessential American rock band, the Eagles, at Heinz Hall on July 21 at 7:30 p.m. The Eagles had five number-one singles, six Grammy Awards, five American Music Awards and six number one albums, making them one of the most […]

Jul 7

Nelly, Pittsburgh Symphony Shake a Tail Feather Together at Heinz Hall on July 14


Grammy-award winning rapper and songwriter Nelly will join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for A Night of Symphonic Hip Hop at Heinz Hall on July 14 at 7:30 p.m. Under the direction of Assistant Conductor Francesco Lecce-Chong, Nelly and the Pittsburgh Symphony will perform a tail feather-shaking concert with a symphonic twist. Nelly, who is known […]

Jun 30

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents the Magical Music of Harry Potter on July 16


Harry Potter fans and newcomers are invited to take the Hogwarts Express to Heinz Hall to join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for a night of wizardry, magic and music on July 16 at 8 p.m. Under the direction of Assistant Conductor Andrés Franco, the Pittsburgh Symphony will perform selections from the majestic scores of the […]

Jun 30