Pittsburg Symphony

Air Date and Time: 
Friday, December 28, 2012 - 7:00pm
Station Identifier: 
WSMR 89.1

Robert Page conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in a holiday musical treat. Enjoy Rachmaninoff’s “The Bells,” Benjamin Britten’s “Ceremony of Carols,” and Poulenc’s “Gloria.”
The orchestra was founded by the Pittsburgh Arts Society with conductor Frederic Archer in 1895, who brought with him a number of musicians from the Boston Symphony Orchestra, and led the PSO in its first concert the following year.