Voice of the Arts
Trumpet virtuoso Sean Jones opens the Just Summer series for Chamber Music Pittsburgh Thursday evening at the Kelly Strayhorn and leads a concert for the Jazz Live Festival for the Pittsburgh Cultural Trust this weekend. Sean talks about his work in Boston at the Berklee School of Music, leaving the Wynton Marsalis Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra, his Pittsburgh Experiences, playing classical music and jazz and much more.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham chatted with Marty Ashby, Executive Producer of MCG Jazz, and actress/singer Gloria Reuben about the Pittsburgh Jazz Celebration taking place at Heinz Hall on Tuesday June 16th.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to Richard Teaster, director of the Steel City Men's Chorale, about their upcoming concert on Sunday June 7th, 3pm, at First Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church. Teaster also talks about the latest with the Pitt Men's Glee Club and their recently concluded tour of Italy.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to members of the Unrehearsed Shakespeare Project. They are presenting "Much Adoe about Nothing" beginning July 11th at locations around town.
WQED-FM's Bryan Sejvar talks to members of the Unseam'd Shakespeare Company's production of "Out of this Furnace" - the story of immigrant steelworkers and their families. Interviewed are director Lisa Ann Goldsmith, and actors Tammy Tsai, Charles Beikert, and Charles David Richards. The production runs from June 4th through the 27th, 2015 at the Studio Theater in the Cathedral of Learning.
WQED-FM's Live broadcast of the Pittsburgh Youth Symphony Orchestra from Heinz Hall on May 17, 2015.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham interviews Cowden Associates President and CEO Elliot Dinkin about their support for WQED-FM.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to Carnegie Science Center Director of Visitor Services Steve Kovac, about the upcoming Omnimax program "D Day: Normandy 1944", opening May 15th.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham talks to Dr. Nanette Solomon and Dr. Sha Wang about the Geneva International Piano Institute taking place July 18-26 at Geneva College.
WQED-FM's Jim Cunninghm interviews Michael Gelfand, Music Director of the Greenville Symphony Orchestra, about their concert this Saturday, 3pm at Thiel College.