Nicola Benedetti Plays Tchaikovsky’s “Violin Concerto” with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

March 12, 2014

Tonight at 7:00 on WILL-FM’s “Evening Concert” it’s the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Nicola Benedetti is the soloist in Tchaikovsky’s “Violin Concerto” with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Kazem Abdullah guest conducts. Also on the program, Brahms’ “Tragic” Overture and the “Mattias the Artist” Symphony of Paul Hindemith.

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (#13-14_23)

Kazem Abdullah, conductor; *Nicola Benedetti, violin

BRAHMS’: Tragic Overture

HINDEMITH: “Mathis der Maler” Symphony

[PSO Fill: HINDEMITH: Symphony No. 6, “Pittsburgh;” Leslie B. Dunner, conductor]

*TCHAIKOVSKY: Violin Concerto

[Encore: BACH: Partita No. 2 in D minor, BWV 1004, Sarabande]

[PSO Fill: BERNSTEIN: Chichester Psalms, Parts 1 and 2; Manfred Honeck, conductor; Andrey Nemzer, countertenor; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh]


Classical 24 Music Playlist

WILL Highlights

Earth: A New Wild

8 pm Wednesday, Feb. 4, on WILL-TV: Nature doesn’t exist in isolation. People are part of the picture.