Broadcast Appearances

The Mendelssohn Choir over the Airwaves

The Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh is regularly featured on both radio and television. Performances of the Choir with the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra are heard locally over WQED-FM (89.3) and distributed nationally by PRI.

Heard nationwide for over 15 years via Public Radio International, WQED’s Sunday-evening program of performances by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra is hosted by Jim Cunningham. The program regularly features the Mendelssohn Choir of Pittsburgh under the batons of the world’s leading conductors including Leonard Slatkin,Jan Pascal Tortellie, Frubeck de Burgos, and PSO Music Director Manfred Honeck to name just a few.

Hear The Mendelssohn on WQED 89.3-FM

Annelies – June 1, 2018
On June 1 at 7pm, Classical WQED-FM 89.3 will broadcast our February 2017 performance of the Pittsburgh premiere of James Whitbourn’s Annelies, with libretto compiled by MElanie Challenger from the text of The Diary of a Young Girl.  The performance features MCP soprano Amelia D’Arcy. Listen to the concert at WQED-FM 89.3 or online here.

The Mendelssohn Choir on television

PITTSBURGH 250: The Mendelssohn Choir’s 100th Anniversary – WQED-TV ‘s OnQ
Pittsburgh’s oldest continually operating performing arts group, the Mendelssohn Choir, celebrates its 100th anniversary with looks back from choir members, conductor emeritus Robert Page, and music director Betsy Burleigh.
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