2. A History of the Benedum Orchestra (Part 1)

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2. A History of the Benedum Orchestra (Part 1)

The Benedum Theater in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, was renovated by the Cultural Trust, but the restoration began under H.J. Heinz II. This magnificent hall became the home of Pittsburgh’s second orchestra that plays for the Pittsburgh Opera and the Pittsburgh Ballet Theatre. The orchestra has been in business for over 30 years. This episode gives historic information about the hall. Stay tuned for upcoming segments where we’ll talk about some of the people that came across the podium and the stage during the first three decades. Read more in the show notes at accelerandocast.com

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