Archive for July 4th, 2013

Jul. 04 2013

Thursday 7/04/13 Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra

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11:00 PM Leonard Slatkin, conductor Stephen Hough, piano STUCKY: Son et lumiere SAINT-SAENS: Piano Concerto No. 5, “Egyptian” PROKOFIEV: Suite from Cinderella

Jul. 04 2013

Learning the terrain

By Mark Malinowski | Posted in Host Blogs | 8 Comments

I have recently started riding my bike to work.  Not every day.  I try to do it most days, but if it’s raining, or if I have errands to run after work, then I take a pass.  Really the hardest part is getting up a half hour earlier.   A half hour may not sound like […]

Jul. 04 2013

Could “Mad Men” Be the Greatest Show in Television History?

By Reed Hessler | Posted in Host Blogs | No Comments

Mad Men finished its sixth and penultimate season on AMC a week ago Sunday. My wife and I have not stopped talking about it since. The last image before the credits roll of fourteen year old Sally Draper exchanging glances with her father Don Draper will stay in my mind for some time to come. […]

Jul. 04 2013

Playlist: Jul/04/13

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10:57 PM Scott Joplin — Sycamore Ensemble: Canadian BrassCBC(RCI), 1011 10:23 PM Felix Mendelssohn — A Midsummer Night’s Dream Opus: 61Conductor: George SzellEnsemble: Royal Concertgebouw OrchestraPhilips, 442727 9:52 PM Camille Saint-Saens — Piano Quartet Key: B-Flat Opus: 41Regis Pasquier, violinBruno Pasquier, violaRoland Pidoux, celloHuseyin Sermet, pianoValois, 4657 9:35 PM Alexander Borodin — Prince Igor: Polovetsian […]