10th Annual Reading Session

Heinz Hall   Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra   412-392-4900
March 15, 2014

10th Annual Reading Session
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

10th Annual Reading Session

Leonard Slatkin, Conductor
David Stock, Adviser, Year of Pittsburgh Composers

Since the 2004-2005 season, the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra has offered an annual reading of new works by young composers from area universities as part of its Composer of the Year program. Beginning last season, the PSO's annual reading program expanded its call for submissions to residents of Pennsylvania*. Submissions are evaluated by Adviser David Stock, and read by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra conducted by Leonard Slatkin. The event is free and open to the general public. Following the session, composers will receive feedback from a panel including David Stock, Leonard Slatkin, and PSO musicians.

Chosen submissions:        

Jeffrey Binner Grief
Erberk Eryilmaz  Tepki 2
      "like a tree"
      Gas Masked Whirling Dervish
      "like a forest"
      To Justice
      The Standing Man
      "free thought, free conscience, free knowledge"
Kai-Young Chan Vers Le Jardin Japonais 
Marina López SunStroke

Program order subject to change

Venue Details

Heinz Hall
600 Penn Ave | Pittsburgh, PA | Directions
Phone: (412) 392-4900

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