Lively Arts at Indiana University of Pennsylvania will present the
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra as part of its 2014–15 Ovations! series. Performing
an all-Beethoven concert, the PSO will perform Saturday, February 21, at
8:00 p.m. in Fisher Auditorium of IUP’s Performing Arts Center.
year, helping to celebrate the Lively Arts 25th season, the concert
will be under the baton of Maestro Manfred Honeck with the repertoire to
include Beethoven’s masterpiece, the Symphony No. 3 in E-Flat major, commonly
referred to as the “Eroica” symphony.
the orchestra will be Berlin-based concert pianist Lars Vogt, who will perform
the Concerto No. 1 in C major.
has rapidly established himself as one of the leading pianists of his
generation. His versatility as an artist ranges from the core classical
repertoire of Mozart, Beethoven, Schumann, and Brahms to the Romantics such as Grieg,
Tchaikovsky, Rachmaninov, and others.
has served as director of the PSO since 2008. After two extensions, his
contract now runs through the 2019–20 season. To great acclaim, Honeck and
his orchestra continue to perform extensively for audiences across the U.S. and
the world. They are considered among the world’s leading symphony orchestras.
for the February 21 concert are available now online, or the Lively
Arts’ ticket page. They can also be purchased at the Hadley Union Building ticket
office on the IUP campus or by calling the HUB ticket office at (724) 357-1313.
seats remaining will be sold at the door starting one hour prior to the
performance. Tickets are priced at $26 for regular admission, $22 for seniors
and groups, and $14 for students and children.
more information on this and other events within the Lively Arts, call (724)
357-2787 (ARTS) or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Ovations! series is funded, in part, by donations through the Premiere Club,
business sponsorships, grants, and the IUP Student Cooperative Association. The
Lively Arts, a program of the College of Fine Arts, presents nearly 200
performances, programs, and exhibits annually.
Maestro Manfred Honeck pictured below.
April 20, 20158:00 p.m.Fisher Auditorium, IUP Performing Arts Center
Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra concert originally scheduled for Saturday,
February 21, 2014, due to weather conditions has been rescheduled for Monday,
April 20, at 8:00 p.m., in Fisher Auditorium. The concert will include works by
Tchaikovsky and Dvorak under the baton of Manfred Honeck. If you have tickets
for the February 21st concert and are unable to attend the
rescheduled concert, information on receiving a refund (available through April
1), is available online.
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