Voice of the Arts
Greg Langel of the Frick Art and Historical Center stopped by to talk about their current exhibition about Katherine Hepburn; the history of the Frick Estate and much more.
This Friday night (11/22), the Thiel College Choir will perform at First Lutheran Church in Downtown Pittsburgh as part of Light Up Night. WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham, who will host the concert, interviews the Choir's new Director Thomas Wininger about the concert and what else is new with the College Choir.
Jeremy Waldrup, President and CEO of the Pittsburgh Downtown Partnership, stopped by to talk about KidsPlay. Every Saturday and Sunday afternoon through December 22, KidsPlay offers free, family-fun activities for the young and the young at heart. This year the Partnership is celebrating the holiday season with help from Pittsburgh neighbors to offer free fun, educational, and hands-on activities in collaboration with Fred Rogers Productions and community partners, including WQED.
Jean Horne and Chris Thompson talks about this year's Symphony Splendor tour of homes - taking place Sunday November 24th from 11am to 5pm in Upper St. Clair.
The Curis Institute of Pittsburgh performs Monday night for Chamber Music Pittsburgh. WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham spoke with David Ludwig, the chair of Composition Studies at Curtis.
Chatham Baroque stopped by the QED Morning Show to talk about their concerts this weekend (November 16-17) titled "Welcome to All the Pleasures" - Henry Purcell's Odes to Saint Cecilia.
Lee Saville-Iksic talks about the Pittsburgh Youth Chorus, including their December 8th holiday concert.
Pittsburgh Opera presents "Florencia en el Amazonas" at the Benedum Center November 9th through the 17th. Alexandra Loustion sings the role of Florencia. She spoke with WQED-FM's Anna Singer about her role.
Pittsburgh Opera presents "Florencia en el Amazonas" at the Benedum Center November 9th through the 17th. Singing the mystical role of Riolobo is Craig Verm. He spoke with WQED-FM's Anna Singer about his role and that this was the very first opera he saw live.
Pittsburgh Opera presents "Florencia en el Amazonas" at the Benedum Center November 9th through the 17th. WQED-FM's Anna Singer spoke with Music Director Antony Walker about the opera's music.