Category Archives: Choir

Dramatic Symphony! Berlioz’s Damnation of Faust

A tale that has fascinated since tales began. The battle between desire and temptation. Between heaven and hell. Manfred Honeck leads the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh and Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra in Hector Berlioz’s sprawling dramatic legend The Damnation of Faust....

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!...

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....

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....