Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham checks in with Bryan Sejvar to report on the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's performance in Salzburg to close out the Salzburg Festival. Jim chats with trombonist James Nova to get his impressions of the concert and the tour so far.
The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra has arrived in Germany safe and sound to begin their European Festivals Tour. Jim Cunningham calls in live from Wiesbaden with his first report of the tour. He talks about the first rehearsal and the German city. We also hear from some members who went for a run in the streets of Wiesbaden to train for a musicians run planned for Pittsburgh in September.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham chats live with Bryan Sejvar after the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra's opening concert of their European Festival Tour. Jim describes the beautiful concert hall and describes the dress Anne Sophie Mutter wore for her performance of the Dvorak Violin Concerto. You'll also hear from the guest Concertmaster Alexi Kenney and cellist Nathan Chan.