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Acclaimed Conductor Gustavo Dudamel to Lead Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in Rare Guest Appearance April 7 & 9

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Distinctive program to feature Beethoven’s Symphony No. 5 Gustavo Dudamel, music and artistic director of the Los Angeles Philharmonic and a luminary in the classical music world, will step in to lead the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s BNY Mellon Grand Classics concerts on April 7 & 9 at Heinz Hall. An internationally renowned and award-winning symphonic […]

Mar 15

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Announces Classical, Pops Programming for 2017-2018 Season


The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra announces the 2017-2018 season programming for its BNY Mellon Grand Classics and PNC Pops series. The upcoming season of the BNY Mellon Grand Classics marks its 10th season under the musical leadership of Music Director Manfred Honeck and the orchestra’s 122nd year since its founding. “These 10 years of music making […]

Mar 15

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents 14th Annual Wilkinsburg Community Concert to Benefit District Music Programs


Concert scheduled for Thursday, March 23 at 7 p.m. in Wilkinsburg High School Auditorium The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra presents the 14th Annual Community Engagement Concert for the community of Wilkinsburg, “Spring Into Music,” on Thursday, March 23 at 7 p.m. at Wilkinsburg High School. A family-friendly evening of music, led by Assistant Conductor Andrés Franco, […]

Mar 10

Pittsburgh Symphony Launches Online Archives Portal

On February 17, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra opened an online door to its archive of materials from the organization’s more than 120-year history to people around the world. An online Archives Portal, accessible at or on the “About” page of, offers visitors the opportunity to explore some of the treasures found in the […]

Mar 9

The Sounds of Simon & Garfunkel Come to Heinz Hall for PNC Pops on March 24-26

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The PNC Pops series gives the Grammy-Award winning music of Simon and Garfunkel the orchestral treatment during an evening of nostalgic hits with the “Sounds of Simon & Garfunkel” on March 24-26 at Heinz Hall. Guest conductor Michael Krajewski and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will present favorite tunes like “The Sound of Silence,” “Mrs. Robinson,” […]

Mar 9

Tchaikovsky Meets Drake at FUSE@PSO March 22 at Heinz Hall


FUSE@PSO, the genre-defying concert series presented by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, returns to Heinz Hall on Wednesday, March 22 with “Tchaikovsky + Drake.” Creative Director and Conductor Steve Hackman creates each FUSE@PSO experience by synthesizing a classical composer’s work with the music of a modern artist. In this concert, Hackman melds three movements from Tchaikovsky’s […]

Mar 8

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents New Zelda Symphony December 14 at Heinz Hall


Tickets for “The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses 2017” Go on Sale March 21 The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and MGP Live welcome Pittsburgh back to Hyrule on Thursday, December 14 when “The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the Goddesses” returns to Heinz Hall, featuring a new piece from the recently released Breath of […]

Mar 6

BNY Mellon Grand Classics Features a Weekend of Enchanting French Music March 17-19 at Heinz Hall


The City of Paris has captured imaginations and inspired artists of all disciplines for generations. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and French conductor Yan Pascal Tortelier take audiences to this magical city during the BNY Mellon Grand Classics Weekend, “Bolero!” on March 17-19 at Heinz Hall. With a program full of music originally composed for ballets, […]

Mar 2

BNY Mellon Grand Classics Celebrates the City that Inspired a Master with ‘Mozart in Prague’ on March 10 & 12

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Prague is the city that cherished Mozart, inspired Smetana and Janáček, and launched Dvořák. The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra celebrates the city’s unique place in musical history during the BNY Mellon Grand Classics weekend, “Mozart in Prague,” on March 10 & 12 at Heinz Hall. Slovakian conductor Juraj Valčuha returns to Pittsburgh with a program inspired […]

Feb 23

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