Tuesday, September 17, 2013

Carmina Burana

Sept. 9, 2013

TITLE:                         Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra BNY Mellon Grand Classics: Carmina Burana

CATEGORY:               Classical Music

DATE:                         Oct. 4-6, 2013
TIME:                          Oct. 4 & 5 at 8 p.m.; Oct. 6 at 2:30 p.m.

LOCATION:                Heinz Hall, 600 Penn Ave., Pittsburgh, Pa. 15222

DESCRIPTION:           The 2013-2014 BNY Mellon Grand Classics season opens with one of the most recognizable works of all time—Carmina Burana.  Based on 24 of the poems found in the medieval collection Carmina Burana, this 20th-century choral masterpiece has been heard countless times in film, television and even at professional sports events. Also on this dynamic program: Acclaimed composer David Stock, one of the PSO's Pittsburgh Composers of the Year, premieres a work written specifically for his hometown orchestra.

TICKET COST:           $30.75 - $124.75

INFO/TICKETS:          412-392-4900 or www.pittsburghsymphony.org          

 Lisette Oropesa Soprano (Photo Credit Jason Homa)

Tenor Andrey Nemzer

Baritone Hugh Russell (Photo Credit Larry Lapidus)

PHOTOS:                     Photos of the featured soloists [Lisette Oropesa (soprano), Andrey Nemzer (tenor) and Hugh Russell (baritone)] and composer David Stock are attached.

Composer David Stock

Please note: A press release with additional details will be sent closer to the event date.

Contact: Joyce DeFrancesco, Director of Media Relations
Phone: 412.392.4827 | email: jdefrancesco@pittsburghsymphony.org

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