Congratulations to the twenty PYSO members that participated in the EQT Side-by-Side Concert with the PSO on March 12 at Heinz Hall. Earl Lee conducted the program that included Khachaturian: Masquerade Waltz, Bizet: Selections from Carmen, Elgar: “Nimrod” from the Enigma Variations, and Tchaikovsky: Capriccio Italien. PYSO members playing were: violinists Charles Burton, Leila Fanien, Zachary Lakkis, Sein Lee, Ella Li, Naiya Livingston, and Josef Mueller; cellists Noah Hertzman and Clara Turner; violist Hannah Litz; bassists Luke Pedersen and Alexis Schulte-Albert; as well as Aaron Fulton, horn; Geoffrey Madge, oboe; Jackson Moore, trumpet; D.J. Pickell, trombone; Connor Remington, tuba; Matthew Rygelski, clarinet; Elizabeth Salgado, flute; and Brody Sanner, Bassoon. A special shout-out to all the wind solos and to Leila and Matthew for their speaking roles!
4:15 pm Strings Masterclass @ Heinz Hall
Strings Masterclass @ Heinz Hall
Mar 24 @ 4:15 pm – 5:45 pm
For All PYSO Strings: masterclass with violinist Julian Rachlin, who is the soloist with the PSO this weekend in Mendelssohn’s Violin Concerto.