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Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s FUSE@PSO Series Presents a Concept Album-Remix of Stravinsky’s ‘Firebird’ on March 9

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra’s FUSE@PSO Series Presents a Concept Album-Remix of Stravinsky’s ‘Firebird’ on March 9

FUSE@PSO, the popular, genre-bending early evening concert series presented by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, returns Wednesday, March 9 to Heinz Hall with “Stravinsky’s Firebird: Remix | Response.” For this concert, series Creative Director Steve Hackman has crafted a modern dramatization and remix of Stravinsky’s ballet The Firebird. Weaved into […]

Firebird: Remix | Reponse Trailer

Firebird: Remix | Reponse Trailer

Since the March 9 FUSE@PSO show will be unlike anything we have presented so far and, indeed, unlike anything I have written so far. I thought a short video might be helpful in beginning to describe it. I’ll follow with more detailed posts about the […]

At the beginning, on the first time around…

At the beginning, on the first time around…

The FUSE@PSO concert on March 9, 2016 will be something I am calling STRAVINSKY: REMIX|RESPONSE. It will be a live remix of Stravinsky’s Firebird Suite — juxtaposed with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra playing the original Stravinsky will be remix vignettes that use segments of the Stravinsky treated […]

Firebird’s newer splendor, uncovered here again

Firebird’s newer splendor, uncovered here again

When perusing the program notes for the concert I just attended last Saturday at Heinz Hall with Manfred Honeck conducting the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, I discovered to my delight that two of the selections were All About Birds, in a sense. Birding is a hobby […]

BNY Mellon Grand Classics Heat Up with Stravinsky’s Firebird on March 6-8

BNY Mellon Grand Classics Heat Up with Stravinsky’s Firebird on March 6-8

PITTSBURGH – It’s going to get hot in Heinz Hall during the BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Stravinsky’s Firebird on March 6-8. Music Director Manfred Honeck opens the concert with a dazzling collaboration between two soloists featuring Concertmaster Noah Bendix-Balgley and Principal Viola Randolph Kelly, performing […]


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