Evening Concert

Carmina Burana on the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra broadcast


Tonight at 7:00 on the Evening Concert on WILL-FM 90.9 it’s the second of 13 programs from the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. Manfred Honeck conducts.  On the program, Beethoven’s “Overture to ‘Fidelio’” and Carl Orff’s Cantata “Carmina Burana”, featuring the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh.

Wednesday January 14: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO #14-15_02) (#2/13)

Manfred Honeck, conductor.

John Stafford SMITH: Star Spangled Banner

BEETHOVEN: Overture to Fidelio

ORFF: Carmina Burana (Lisette Oropesa, soprano; Andrey Nemzer, tenor; Hugh Russsell, baritone; Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh; Betsy Burleigh, director)

*David STOCK (American, b. 6-3-1939): Symphony No. 6

[PSO fill: David STOCK: Klezmer Dreams for Flute, Clarinet and String Quartet (Lorna McGhee, flt.; Ron Samuels, clar.; Noah Bendix-Balgley, Jennifer Orchard, violins; Marylene Gingras-Roy, viola; Mikhail Istomin, cello)]