Recent News

December 2017

LA Times: What's coming in 2018: Arts

The Pitt News: Sensory-Friendly Concert on June 18 Featured in the "Year in Photos 2017​"

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Ruth Ann Dailey: A musician's story of determination strikes a chord

Slide Show: Pittsburgh Symphony Visits the Steelers

The Times: Vanessa Campagna & PSO bring holiday cheer

WNNO: 102 Special Holiday Programming

Forbes Magazine: Pittsburgh’s Shostakovich/Barber Makes 10 Best Classical Recordings of 2017 List

​​Musical America: Pittsburgh Symphony to Premiere Kathryn Bostic's August Wilson Symphony Narrated by Phylicia Rashad

Musical America: Micah Wilkinson to Be New Principal Trumpet of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

The Hub: Pittsburgh Symphony to Premiere Kathryn Bostic's August Wilson Symphony Narrated by Phylicia Rashad

Musical America: The Pittsburgh Symphony Appoints Liza Prijatel Thors to the Position of Vice President of Communications

The Exponent Telegram: Celtic Thunder booms in popularity with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

KDKA-TV shoots Holiday Promo in Heinz Hall

TribLive: New arrangements of old favorites keeps Holiday Pops fresh

Musical America: Review: Pittsburgh Symphony Honors Honeck's 10th Season with Haydn's The Creation

City Paper: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra marks another year of Holiday Pops 

MusicWeb International: Manfred Honeck has the Pittsburgh Symphony in Fine Form

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: REVIEW: ‘Creation’ a novel collaboration PSO and choir superb despite film’s distractions

November 2017

CBS: Pittsburgh Live Today: PSO Holiday Concerts Preview

Broadway World: Kathryn Bostic's AUGUST WILSON SYMPHONY, Narrated by Phylicia Rashad, to Premiere in Pittsburgh

Broadway World: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Welcomes Liza Prijatel Thors as Vice President of Communications

Post-Gazette: A unique twist on Haydn's 'Creation' at the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra this weekend

LA Times: Analysis: Grammy spreads the love among classical nominees, and sets the stage for a sympathy vote

TribLive: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra ends year with Haydn, Handel

TribLive: Pittsburgh Symphony gets 2 Grammy nominations for Shostakovich recording

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Manfred Honeck and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra are nominated for best orchestral performance for Shostakovich: Symphony No. 5; Barber: Adagio

Slate: Grammy Nominations: The Complete List

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Obituary: Samuel H. Hollingsworth / classical musician and revered member of the PSO

TribLive: Fanfare: Symphony Splendor Holiday Home Tour draws 1,000

WPXI: Pittsburgh Steeler shares his second love of music

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: PSO Strengthening its Finances, Public Connections a Year After Strike

Broadway World: Pittsburgh Symphony is on the Mend Post Strike

TribLive: Teen Violinist Noa Wildschut Makes Debut at Heinz Hall

Pittsburgh Symphony Nominated for ICMA

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Seen: Symphony Splendor Patrons' Party Held in Mt. Lebanon

TribLive: Check Out Heinz Hall Decorations in Free Public Viewings

Post-Gazette: What's on Stage this Holiday Season

Musicweb International: Review: PSO's Shostakovich/Barber CD

TribLive: Headed to Pittsburgh's Light Up Night? We're here to help you prepare

CBS Pittsburgh: PSA Symphony Splendor Holiday Tour Preview

Post-Gazette: Vet Tix partners with Pittsburgh Pirates, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and Pittsburgh Opera to provide free tickets to veterans

Post-Gazette: Cozy splendor: Quilter warms up house for symphony tour

TribLive: Pittsburgh Symphony fundraiser visits 8 timealess homes

TribLive: Pittsburgh Symphony Pops Celebrates the Brilliance of Leonard Bernstein

Quasi-Faust: Amidst program changes, Pittsburgh Symphony shines in Mozart and Schubert

Broadway World: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Present Haydn's THE CREATION Through Modern-Day Len​s

Titusville Herald: Pittsburgh Symphony Brass set for return to UPT stage

TribLive: 5 Things to Do This Weekend: Nov 3-5

Post Gazette: Light Up Night to include Andy Grammer, Joe Grushecky and the PSO​

Post-Gazette: 5 Things to Do This Weekend: Nov 2-5

TribLive: Manfred Honeck steps in to conduct Mozart, Schubert as performed by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

October 2017

The Times: Backed by symphony, Evanescence brings emotional ballads to Pittsburgh

Shostakovich/Barber: coming to a Lufthansa flight near you!

Post-Gazette: Honeck Leads PSO in Triumphant 'Eroica' Symphony

Classics Today: Powerful, Compelling Shostakovich Fifth From Honeck and Pittsburgh​

Pizzicato: Shostakovich mit dem Gefühl der Unsicherheit und Ängstlichkeit

TribLive: Cellist Alisa Weilerstein to Play Schumann Cello Concerto with the PSO

Indiana Gazette: PSO concert to feature world premiere of new work

TribLive: Patti Austin has evolved from child prodigy to versatile musician

Stereophile: The Best Shostakovich 5 of the Century

The Pitt News: Preparation pays off: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra plays Shostakovich

SRU music majors leading eurhythmics activities for Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concerts

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Review: Violinist plays power-packed Bruch with PSO

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: PSO360 puts musicians, audience on stage together

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Guest Conductor Cancels  PSO appearance 

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Pianist Gives Flawless Performance at the PSO

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: On the Arts: PSO Plays the Pittsburgh Sound

TribLive: Entertainment Planner

September 2017

Mt. Lebanon Magazine: Symphony Splendor Tour Returns

Broadway World Pittsburgh: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra to Celebrate 10 Years of Manfred Honeck as Music Director

The Exponent Telegram: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra returns to WVU

Classical Voice North America: Pittsburgh, Honeck Start 10th Season With A Premiere New pieces mark Manfred Honeck's 10th season with the PSO Fall Arts: Pittsburgh Symphony commissions 3 new works; Westmoreland plans 5 shows

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: PSO to Play an Organ Symphony with No Pipe Organ

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: RADical Days to Offer Free Admission to Local Attractions

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Seen: Rhapsody in Blue gala raises funds for the Pittsburgh Symphony

ESPN: Steelers honor late owner Dan Rooney before win over Vikings

Joe Starkey: Dan Rooney tributes all around — but none quite like the tailgate party near his house

TribLive: Fanfare: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Gala raises $1 million

ABC News: Steelers shut down Bradford-less Vikings in 26-9 victory

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Review: At PSO gala, one-handed Lang Lang has a right-hand man in teenage pianist

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Woman's symphony wish is granted​

Pittsburgh Tribune-Review: Five Things to do in Pittsburgh this Weekend

TribLive: Take the stage with the Pittsburgh Symphony in intimate shows

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Lang Lang to perform at PSO Gala with One Hand

Luzerner Zeitung: Review: Romantic Classics from Pittsburgh

Neue Zurcher Zeitung: Review: As if they were all Europeans

Financial Times: BBC Proms: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra/Honeck: This was the sound of an orchestra secure in its own identity

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: Fall Arts Preview

Financial Times: BBC Proms: Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra/Honeck: This was the sound of an orchestra secure in its own identity

Daily Telegraph: Review: Anne-Sophie raises the roof

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: He's Photographed LeBron James and the Obamas. His Next Subject? The PSO!

Der Standard: Review: Grafenegg: Two brothers in Nenzing's Heaven

Die Presse: Review: Goerne's Mahler: Cruelty of Beauty

Pittsburgh Post-Gazette: PSO to Live Stream Music from Switzerland

Pittsburgh Tribune: Lang Lang to play with piano prodigy at Pittsburgh Symphony Gala

August 2017

Neue Vorarlberger Zeitung: Interview: A Conversation with Conductor Manfred Honeck

Salzburger Nachrichten: Review: Salzburg Festival: An end does not need to remain bitter

Vorarlburger Nachrichten: Review: On Passion and Precision

Volksblatt: Salzburg Festival: Triumph for Honeck and the Pittsburghers

Wiener Zeitung: Review: To speak of a stroke of luck in music history would be exaggerated.

Klassic Begeistert: "That was more than great, that was more than world-class - that was in the truest sense of the word fabulous!"

Wiesbadener Tagsblatt: Review: The most sublime violin art – Anne-Sophie Mutter and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

Follow Along as the PSO Embarks on the 2017 European Festivals Tour! #PGHsymphonytour

Melia Tourangeau Talks About the 2017 European Festivals Tour on Pittsburgh Live Today