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Travel the world with the Pittsburgh Symphony, May 2021

Eiffel Tower in Paris

Although travel is still restricted, music can take us to some of the greatest places in the world.  The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra transports us as American tourists in Paris on the May 25th, 8pm broadcast.

5/4        Beethoven: Symphony No 9, Choral (Ella Lee, s; Joanna Simon, ms; Richard Kness, t; Thomas Paul, bs; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; William Steinberg cond)

5/11      Rouse: Supplica Mendelssohn: Violin Concerto Debussy: La Mer Ravel: La Valse (Stefan Jackiw, v; Juraj Valcuha, cond)

5/18      Adams: Lollapalooza Brahms: Violin Concerto Pigovat: Manfred Honeck 10th Anniversary Commission Saint-Saens: Symphony No. 3, Organ (Christian Tetzlaff, v; Manfred Honeck, cond)

5/25      Griffes: The Pleasure-Dome of Kubla Khan Bernstein: Fancy Free Ballet Copland: Appalachian Spring Gershwin: An American in Paris (Michael Stern, cond)