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Daniel Hope - Escape to Paradise Violinist Daniel Hope "goes Hollywood" in this anthology of film music by Korngold, Rosza, Morricone, and others -- recorded with the Royal Stockholm Philharmonic or with chamber musicians and including cameos by vocalists Sting and Max Raabe.

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Pianist Gabriela Montero discusses Ravel's Concerto in G Major.


Composer Mason Bates talks about his "White Lies for Lomax."


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Pittsburgh Symphony Radio
Pittsburgh Symphony Radio - 2014-2015 Season - Program 15 - Part 1
Gianandrea Noseda conducts Alfredo Casella’s Symphonic Fragments from “La donna serpente” and Schumann’s Symphony No. 2.  ...

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Classical Crossroads
Herbie Hancock
Jazz keyboardist, bandleader and composer Herbie Hancock was a primary architect of the "post-bop" sound as ...

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Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour
Last Day of the Tour in Bonn
Jim Cunningham visits the Beethovenhaus, the composer's birthplace in Bonn. He also get comments from the ...

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@ the Symphony
Anne-Sophie Mutter & Manfred Honeck
Violinist Anne-Sophie Mutter and PSO Music Director Manfred Honeck talk about their season-opening gala performance on ...

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Voice of the Arts
Andrey Nemzer & Ulilana Kozhevnikova
Countertenor Andrey Nemzer and pianist Uliana Kozhevnikova preview their January 25, 2015 recital at Chatham University. ...

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