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Celebrate the Season with Celtic Woman, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on December 7 at Heinz Hall

Celebrate the season with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and the celestial voices of multi-platinum Irish singing sensation Celtic Woman with “Home for Christmas — The Symphony Tour” on Monday, December 7 at 7:30 p.m. at Heinz Hall. Featuring music from the all-female ensemble’s second Christmas album, “Home for Christmas,” the one-night-only concert includes holiday favorites […]

Nov 20

Manfred Honeck, Pittsburgh Symphony Present Handel’s Messiah in One-Night-Only BNY Mellon Grand Classics Special

In honor of the holiday season, Music Director Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra present a one-night-only performance of Handel’s glorious Messiah on Saturday, December 5 at 8 p.m. at Heinz Hall. George Frideric Handel’s much adored oratorio was a modest success at the time of its debut in Dublin, Ireland, in 1742, but […]

Nov 19

Manfred Honeck, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Present BNY Mellon Grand Classics Weekend with Imperial Program

Manfred Honeck leads the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, pianist Yulianna Avdeeva and guest vocalists in a program of classical heavyweights during BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Emperor Concerto on December 4 and 6 at Heinz Hall. Featuring the Coronation Mass, the Unfinished Symphony and the Emperor Concerto, this weekend’s classical period works are all well-loved and coined […]

Nov 19

Music Director Manfred Honeck’s ‘A Waltz Tradition’ Returns to BNY Mellon Grand Classics

The annual tradition returns! The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Music Director Manfred Honeck perform waltzes and polkas from his home country of Austria on November 27 and 29 at Heinz Hall as part of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics season. A toe-tapping kick-off to the holiday season, this weekend features some of the most popular […]

Nov 16

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Offers Free Community Concert on November 20 at Heinz Hall

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra is offering a free community concert at Heinz Hall on Friday, November 20 at 7 p.m. during the annual Light Up Night celebration in downtown Pittsburgh. Take a break from the chilly weather and warm up your ears with a concert brimming with musical energy. Conducted by one of the Pittsburgh […]

Nov 5

Singer/Songwriter Chris Jamison of ‘The Voice’ to Appear in Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s Highmark Holiday Pops Next Month

Singer/songwriter and Pittsburgh native Chris Jamison will appear in Highmark Holiday Pops with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra at Heinz Hall December 11-13 and 19-20. Jamison is best known for appearing on NBC’s “The Voice,” eventually finishing third with Maroon 5 lead singer Adam Levine as his coach. Jamison’s first single, “Velvet,” moved more than 77,000 […]

Nov 3

Pianist Conrad Tao discusses the October 30 & November 1, 2015 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts

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Oct 30

Conductor Leonard Slatkin discusses the October 30 & November 1, 2015 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts

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Oct 29

Conductor Jiří Bělohlávek Makes BNY Mellon Grand Classics Debut with ‘Má Vlast’

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra welcomes Czech conductor Jiří Bělohlávek to Heinz Hall on November 13 and 15 for a BNY Mellon Grand Classics weekend with a fitting musical program featuring composer Bedřich Smetana’s works, which proudly promote Czech patriotism. Bělohlávek, who makes his Pittsburgh debut this weekend, leads the symphony in Smetana’s entire work “Má […]

Oct 29

High School and College Singers Needed for Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Student Chorale

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Chorale Director Christine Hestwood are looking for choir directors to nominate high school- and college-age singers to join the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Student Chorale. The Chorale will perform during the PNC Pops performance of “The Ultimate Oscars” on February 5-7, 2016. Created by the late Principal Pops Conductor Marvin Hamlisch […]

Oct 27