From Madrid. Jim talks with Allegheny County Executive Dan Onorato and about Gaudi's famous cathedral in Barcelona. Audio of Wagner's Meistersinger Overture.
From Barcelona, Jim Cunningham reports on efforts to promote Pittsburgh in Europe, last night's concert, and first impressions of Barcelona. Comments by the PSO's Harold Smoliar, and audio of Brahms.
From Castellon, Spain, Jim Cunningham reports on the new concert hall there and a rapturous reception for the PSO and its Spanish encores.
Jim Cunningham reports on the concert in Vitoria, Spain wth audio excerpts of Beethoven and Granados, and comments from PSO musicians Lorien Benet Hart and Scott Bell.
Anna turns orange with envy as Jim phones from sunny Castellon, Spain, (near Valencia ) home region of Pittsburgh Symphony tour conductor Rafael Frühbeck de Burgos. Audio excerpts of Brahms and Gimenez from last night in Vitoria.
Jim Cunningham tells QED's Ted Sohier about the first concert of the Pittsburgh Symphony's 2008 European Tour at the Baluarte in Pamplona Spain, with additional comments from PSO cellist Michael Lipman.