|Smith:||The Star-Spangled Banner|
|Copland:||Four Dance Episodes from Rodeo|
|Brahms:||Concerto in D major for Violin and Orchestra, Opus 77
|Lowden:||Armed Forces Salute|
|Traditional||O Danny Boy|
|Berlin:||God Bless America|
About This Performance
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra is proud to present a one-hour musical celebration of American service men and women. This concert features a moving performance of O Danny Boy with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra oboist Cynthia DeAlmeida and Allegheny County Sheriff Sergeant Ricky Manning. Audience members are invited to sing along with a special Armed Forces Salute medley and a rousing arrangement of God Bless America led by soprano Katy Williams. Brahms’ Violin Concerto in D major performed by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra violinist Ellen Chen-Livingston and Copland’s “Four Dance Episodes” from Rodeo round out this exciting summer evening of music.
General admission tickets are only $15 for adults. Student and Seniors receive $5 off the ticket price by entering code 49969 in the Promo Code box above to receive the discount. Veterans and active military receive free admission by registering with this form.
Location: Soldiers and Sailors Memorial Hall in Oakland