Category Archives: Additional Engagements

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!...

Kingdom Hearts Orchestra World Tour

The KINGDOM HEARTS Orchestra - World Tour - concert series will be back in Pittsburgh for a second wave of performances.  The concert is produced under the supervision of game director Tetsuya Nomura himself, and with music programming supervised by original composer Yoko Shimomura....

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....

A Concert for Peace and Unity

We honor the Tree of Life Synagogue victims with an open concert to help find comfort, strength, and solace through music, hope, and unity. The concert will be televised on Tuesday, December 11 at 8pm (EST) by WQED and available on most PBS stations nationwide. Taking place one month after the tragedy, this concert is free to the public, and all are invited to attend. Renowned...