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Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Windborne Music Present ‘Music of Prince’ Concert on March 4

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Iconic superstar Prince was known for his musical innovation and fearless reinvention. On Saturday, March 4, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra honors that spirit with “The Music of Prince” at Heinz Hall. Guest conductor Brent Havens, vocalists Marshall Charloff and a full rock band join the Pittsburgh Symphony to celebrate Prince’s vast musical catalog. Get ready […]

Feb 16

Music Director Manfred Honeck to Lead Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in 8-Concert, 5-Nation European Festivals Tour


Orchestra will be joined by soloists Anne-Sophie Mutter, Matthias Goerne and Rainer Honeck Music Director Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra return to Europe to perform at prominent music festivals from August 25 to September 9, 2017. The tour will take the orchestra to Germany, Austria, England, Switzerland and Romania. “The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra […]

Feb 15

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Partners with Carnegie Museum of Art in Monthly Music and Wellness Yoga Classes

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will partner with Carnegie Museum of Art to offer one yoga and music class each month as part of the museum’s weekly yoga classes. The first class is February 23 and features Pittsburgh Symphony cellist Michael DeBruyn. Thursday Yoga at CMOA features a weekly rejuvenating yoga session with instructor Stephanie Zito, […]

Feb 14

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Celebrates the Music of the ‘Big Apple’ During BNY Mellon Grand Classics on February 24-26


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and guest conductor Lahav Shani, in his Pittsburgh debut, perform landmark works honoring the city of New York by some of America’s most celebrated composers during the BNY Mellon Grand Classics weekend, “Rhapsody in Blue,” on February 24-26 at Heinz Hall. The concert opens with Charles Ives’ The Unanswered Question and Kurt Weill’s […]

Feb 9

The Best of Broadway Comes to Heinz Hall for PNC Pops on February 17-19


The PNC Pops proves “there’s no business like show business” during an evening of Broadway showstoppers with “Broadway Standing Ovations” on February 17-19 at Heinz Hall. Audience favorite Jack Everly returns to lead the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Student Chorale and guest vocalists in a program featuring some of the most beloved songs […]

Feb 2

Fiddlesticks Family Concerts Presented by PNC Explore the Music of Pittsburgh in ‘Around the ‘Burgh’ on February 18

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The Fiddlesticks Family Concert Series Presented by PNC returns with “Around the ’Burgh!,” a celebration of the music of Fiddlesticks’ hometown, Pittsburgh, on Saturday, February 18 at 11:15 a.m. at Heinz Hall. Fiddlesticks, the orchestra’s feline musical ambassador to children, joins the musicians of the Pittsburgh Symphony to explore the rich musical history of Pittsburgh, […]

Feb 2

Trumpeter Chris Botti Returns to Pittsburgh to Perform with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on May 4

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Tickets to this one-night-only performance go on sale February 3 Multi Grammy Award-winning master trumpeter and composer Chris Botti returns to perform with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on May 4 at 7:30 p.m. at Heinz Hall for the Performing Arts. With a career spanning more than two decades, Botti has become the nation’s largest selling instrumental artist. […]

Jan 26

Percussionist Colin Currie Makes Debut with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra at BNY Mellon Grand Classics February 10 & 12

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A sleeping princess, a beloved symphony and a modern rhythmic masterpiece await at the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s BNY Mellon Grand Classics weekend on February 10 and 12 at Heinz Hall. A near-perfect classic, Tchaikovsky’s score for The Sleeping Beauty ballet is filled with magic and poetry and, in fact, the composer himself thought it was […]

Jan 26

Violinist Midori to Offer Masterclass at West Virginia University on February 6

As part of her trip to West Virginia University to perform with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra on the Canady Symphony Series, violin superstar Midori will offer a violin masterclass on February 6 from 3 to 5 p.m. in Bloch Hall of the WVU College of Creative Arts in Morgantown, West Virginia. The class will include […]

Jan 24

“The feeling of heart is there and has to be there…”

Maestro Jukka-Pekka Saraste discusses Beethoven, Sibelius and playing with “heart” with WQED-FM’s Jim Cunningham. Tickets are available online at, by phone at 412-392-4900 or at the Heinz Hall box office.

Jan 12