Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Offer Free Community Concert During RADical Days

The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra will offer a free community concert on Tuesday, October 3 at 7:30 p.m. in Heinz Hall as part of the annual RADical Days celebration.

A free hour-long concert led by Associate Conductor Andrés Franco features the Musicians of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a program of light classics including Rossini’s Overture to La gazza ladra, Mascagni’s Intermezzo from Cavalleria rusticana, and Bizet’s Suite No. 1 and Suite No. 2 from Carmen. Duquesne University Young Artist National Concerto Competition winner Kevin Zhu joins the PSO for Paganini’s Concerto No. 1 in D Major for violin and orchestra.

Seating for this concert is general admission.

“We at the PSO are thrilled to once again participate in the RADical Days celebrations,” said Melia Tourangeau, president and CEO. “This orchestra is fortunate to be part of the generous and enthusiastic community that is Pittsburgh and we want to express our gratitude to everyone in the region for their support through this concert.”

This concert is free, but reservations are requested. To reserve a ticket, visit the Heinz Hall Box Office, call 412-392-4900 or visit pittsburghsymphony.org/RAD.

RADical Days is an annual event celebrating the assets with free admission, musical and dance performances and family activities offered by arts and culture organizations, parks and recreation, and sports and regional attractions that are funded by the Allegheny Regional Asset District. Visit radworkshere.org for more RADical Days events.

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