Evening Concert

Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Mendelssohn's "Scottish" Symphony

Tonight at 7:00 on the “Evening Concert” on FM 90.9 it’s the “Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra”. You’ll hear Beethoven’s “Overture to Egmont” and Mendelssohn’s “3rd Symphony”, the ‘Scottish’. Osmo Vanska guest conducts. Also on the program Saariaho’s “Flute Concerto” with soloist Lorna McGhee.

Thursday, January 5: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra (PSO 22-23_13)

Mendelssohn’s “Scottish” Symphony

Osmo Vanska, conductor

BEETHOVEN: Overture to Egmont

SAARIAHO: Wing of the Dream, Concerto for Flute and Orchestra; Lorna McGhee, flute

MENDELSSOHN: Symphony No. 3, “Scottish”

[PSO Fill: WAGNER: Ride of the Valkyries; William Steinberg, conductor; and

VIVALDI: Concerto in D major, Op. 4, No. 11; Andres Cardenes, violin and conductor; and

DEBUSSY: La Plus que Lente; and RAVEL: Menuet Antique, Trio Verlaine; and

SCHUBERT: Sei mir Gegrusst; Lorna McGhee, flute, Naoko Ishibashi, piano]