Category Archives: Choir

Danny Elfman & Tim Burton’s Films

The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh begins the 2018-2019 performance season with a blast from the past, singing the music of composer Danny Elfman and his spine tingling scores for the films of Tim Burton. Sarah Hicks conducts the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in this reprise presentation at Heinz Hall. Just in time for Halloween!...

The Planets – A Centennial Celebration

The women of the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra celebrate the Centennial of Gustav Holst’s most popular work, The Planets, under the baton of John Storgaards....

Haydn’s Great Mass

PSO Music Director Manfred Honeck conducts the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in Franz Josef Haydn’s Missa In Tempore Belli or the Great Mass. This exciting presentation will be the PSO premiere, and features four commanding soloists in each movement of this epic work....

Handel’s Messiah

Led by PSO Music Director Manfred Honeck, and rapidly becoming a Pittsburgh holiday tradition, The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra present Messiah, Handel's beloved masterpiece, for a special one night only performance....

Highmark Holiday Pops

It’s everyone’s favorite time of the year – the Highmark Holiday Pops!  Join the Mendelssohn Choir, Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, vocalist Doug LaBrecque, and conductor Daniel Meyer, as we perform everyone’s favorite holiday music.  Keep your eyes open, and you just might see a certain jolly old elf and his eight tiny reindeer!...