​​​​​​Saturday, November 3, 2018    Dreams of Italy

Musical images of Italy by non-Italian composers:

Roman Carnival, Op. 9 - Hector Berlioz

Capricci Italienne, Op. 45   - Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky                                                                                 
Sicilienne,  Op. 126 - Benjamin Godard                          
Italian Folk Songs - arranged by Otto Langey                           
Scenes Napolitaines - Jules Massenet                                             
                With dancers from the Ballet Academy of Pittsburgh
Love Theme from The Godfather - Nino Rota                                      
Carnevalsbilder -   J. Strauss, Jr.                                 
Un Giorno a Venezia - Ethelbert Nevin                           
Italian Street Song - Victor Herbert 
Over There - George Cohen  


Saturday, December 15, 2018   Holiday Dreams

Dreams of a Winter Journey from Symphony No. 1 - Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

Fantasia on Greensleeves - Ralph Vaughan Williams

Troika (Sleigh ride) from Lt. Kije Suite - Sergei Prokofiev

Commonwealth Christmas Overture - Malcolm Arnold          
Festive Sounds of Hanukah -  Bill Holcombe

Plus lots of your holiday favorites


Sunday, February 10, 2019   Music at St. Bernard Church

Fanfare for La Peri - Paul Dukas
Capriol Suite - Peter Warlock
Octet, Op. 216 - Carl Keinecke
Canzona - Giovanni Gabrieli
Symphony #1 for organ and orchestra - Felix Alexandre Guilmant


Saturday, March 30, 2019  Young Artists Competition winners

Symphony No. 1 in C major, Op. 21- Ludwig van Beethoven
2018-2019 PCO Young Artist winners (to be announced)

Saturday, May 18, 2019   Opera without Words

Ruslan and Ludmila Overture -  Mikhail Glinka                   
Meditation from Thais  - Jules Massenet               
                Julia Simeone, violin
Carmen Suite #2  - Georges Bizet                   
Triumphal March from Aida  - Giuseppe Verdi

Light Cavalry Overture - Franz von Suppe                                  
Humming Chorus - Giacomo Puccini                                 
Divertimento on La Forza del Destino -  Raffaele Galli          
                Deborah Silverstein, flute
Nessun Dorma - Giacomo Puccini                                                      
                Jim Cunningham, trumpet
Overture Orpheus in the Underworld -  Jacques Offenbach



Each concert is at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday evening.

With the exception of the February concert, all concerts are at the Upper St. Clair High School Theater.

*The February concert is at St. Bernard Church during the afternoon. 

  Time of the concert to be announced


Upper St. Clair High School                      St. Bernard Church

1825 McLaughlin Run Road                     311 Washington Rd

Pittsburgh, PA 15241                                Pittsburgh, PA 15216


Tickets are available at the door. 
Free, convenient parking is available in front.
​$15 general admission 
​$10 seniors
$5 children 13 and up
FREE children under 13
Group rates are available for $5 per person for groups of 5 or more adults.
Questions?  412-854-1389





 




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