The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra Presents Inspiration and Tenacity
City of Asylum @ Alphabet City, located at 40 West North Avenue, is the permanent home for City of Asylum programming and the arts. It is a hub for Pittsburgh’s readers and writers, jazz and small-scale music and performance, and artistic experimentation. It is a home for diverse voices from around the globe – a place where Pittsburgh meets the world and the world meets Pittsburgh. To view more details for all of the events that are scheduled, visit the City of Asylum @ Alphabet City website.
The Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra
Thursday, March 15 from 8:00 to 9:30 pm
In honor of Women’s History Month, you are invited to join musicians of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra for a program celebrating female artists. Facilitated by conductor and educator Christine Hestwood, this program entitled Inspiration and Tenacity will explore the unique journeys of four women. The program will also highlight the world premiere of the Tuba Concerto by Grammy Award and Pulitzer Prize-winning composer Jennifer Higdon.
This event is part of the PSO @ COA series, a new collaboration which explores the creative intersection of music, art, and spoken word at Alphabet City.