Young Composer Contest

The Pittsburgh Philharmonic invites applications from residents of the greater Pittsburgh area. The Contest Winner will have their piece performed at The Pittsburgh Philharmonic’s May 19th and 20th, 2017 concerts and will receive a $250.00 prize.

See here for eligibility and composition requirements!


Young Artist Concerto Competition

The Pittsburgh Philharmonic is pleased to announce the Young Artist Concerto Competition 2017. The Pittsburgh Philharmonic invites applications from high school musicians performing on harp, strings, brass, woodwinds, or piano. Applicants must be residents of Allegheny, Butler, Beaver, Washington, or Westmoreland Counties.

The Young Artist Concerto Competition winner will be invited to perform with the Pittsburgh Philharmonic in their concerts on March 24 and 25, 2017 and will receive a $250 scholarship.

See here for more details!

Join the Pittsburgh Philharmonic!

We have several openings. Schedule your audition today!

The Pittsburgh Philharmonic currently has openings. We are also looking for woodwind and brass players to serve as subs as needed. Strings are welcome to audition at any time.

Additional information is available on the Auditions page, and you can find a list of our audition materials for all instruments by clicking here.

2016 – 2017 Subscription Season

Rhapsodic October 21 and 22

Holiday Pops! December 2 and 3

Bringing it All Together March 24 and 25

Tchaikovsky May 19 and 20


Subscription Series Venues

Friday Venue:

Succop Theater
Butler County Community College
107 College Drive
Butler, PA 16002
Time: 8:00 PM

Saturday Venue:

Scotus Hall
Mount Alvernia High School
146 Hawthorne Road
Pittsburgh, PA 15209
Time: 7:00 PM


2016–2017 Performance Dates

Pittsburgh Philharmonic's 41st Season

Join us for another season of bringing music and education for the greater Pittsburgh region!

2016–2017 Performance Dates