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Performance in Pittsburgh - AGO Pittsburgh Chapter 100th Anniversary - Mar 29, 2021

A celebration of the 100th Anniversary of the American Guild of Organists, Pittsburgh chapter, featuring archived performances by Paul Koch, E. Power Biggs, Donald Fellows, Paul Jacobs, Donald Wilkins and more.  Jim Cunningham is joined by Kenneth Danchik. 

Performance in Pittsburgh - Tina Faigen and "The Mother of Fishes" - Nov 10, 2020

Enjoy a September 2020 piano recital by Tina Faigen, as well as the US Premiere of Roger Dannenberg's opera "The Mother of Fishes," recorded in February 2020.

Performance in Pittsburgh - Randolph Kelly Farewell Recital - Oct 19, 2020

Relive Randolph Kelly's October 2019 Farewell Recital from Rodef Shalom.   The former Principal Violist of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra was joined by pianist John Novacek in works by Glinka, Schubert and Hindemith.  



Dr. Barry Coutinho - Shoulder to Shoulder Pittsburgh - Performance in Pittsburgh - Oct 15, 2020

Doctor by Day, Pianist by night, each year Dr. Barry Coutinho performs a benefit concert for Shoulder to Shoulder Pittsburgh – an organization that sends physicians to Hondorus to run a clinic for impoverished communities.  On this Performance in Pittsburgh program, you’ll hear the November 2018 concert featuring Dr. Coutinho and PSO member Laura Motchalov playing music of Beethoven and Ravel.

Thiel College Choir Holiday Concert 2019 & Pittsburgh Harp Society - Dec 17, 2019

The Thiel College Choir performed "A Thiel College Christmas" at First English Lutheran Church on Friday November 22, 2019.  Plus, a holiday concert by the Pittsburgh Harp Society in the lobby of Carnegie Music Hall on December 10th, 2019.



CMU December Concert 2019 - Dec 17, 2019

The CMU Philharmonic and Chorus, conducted by Andres Cardenes, play Tchaikovsky's Serenade for Strings, and selections from Handel's "Messiah."   The concert was recorded at Carnegie Music Hall on December 10th, 2019.  


Requiem for Rice - Feb 27, 2019

The Colour of Music Festival Orchestra performed the world premiere of John Wineglass' "Requiem for Rice" at Carnegie Music Hall on February 13, 2019.  Jim Cunningham hosts this broadcast of the piece, along with works by Copland, Puccini, Mary Watkins, Rick Robinson, Mahler and more. 



Chautauqua Opera's "Macbeth" - 2015 - Aug 21, 2015

WNED's Ed Simone hosts Chautauqua Opera's performance of Verdi's "Macbeth" from July, 2015.

OvreArts Live from Heinz Chapel - Jun 23, 2015

WQED-FM's live broadcast of the Heinz Chapel Grand Reopening on June 18, 2015. Jim Cunningham is your host with OvreArts performing.