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WQED-FM 89.3 is committed to providing classical music and the other fine arts programming to entertain, inform and enrich the Western Pennsylvania region. The only classical radio station in the Pittsburgh area, WQED-FM is a lively advocate for the arts both locally and nationally.

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The Pittsburgh Concert Channel is your 24-hour home for archived Pittsburgh Symphony Radio broadcasts.

Q the Music

Q the Music, Pittsburgh Classical Network features the best performances by musicians throughout Southwestern Pennsylvania.

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Voice of the Arts

Insights and anecdotes from musicians, dancers, artists, actors and directors, as well as audience response.

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

A complete two hour concert hosted by Jim Cunningham. Listen for interviews and features, historic recordings and the latest weekly concerts from Heinz Hall. 

Classical Crossroads

Where classical music crosses paths with rock and roll, world music, folk music and jazz. As Duke Ellington said "There are only two types of music: good music and the other stuff." Listen to interviews with people who make good music here.

@theSymphony

Conductors, soloists and composers involved in making great Pittsburgh Symphony performances talk about their music. 

Encore

Did you miss a recent live broadcast? Or do you just want to hear it again? Relive recent WQED-FM live broadcasts on the Encore podcast page. Stream full length broadcasts by the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and others.

Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour

Jim Cunningham reports from the PSO's domestic and international tours.

WQED Cultural Calendar

Mon, Dec 5 at 8:00 pm

Music at Rodef Shalom presents Doug Levine and friends

The Music at Rodef Shalom Series is pleased to welcome Doug Levine, piano, and Friends, Roi Mezare, clarinet, and Raquel Winnica Young, vocalist, for our Herbert Shook Memorial  Concert.  The concert begins at 8:00 PM and is open More info.

Sat, Dec 10 at 3:00 pm

Voices of Light Concert Pittsburgh School for the Choral Arts

The annual holiday concert showcases all five levels of the celebrate girlchoirs of the Pittsburgh School for the Choral Arts.  Featured works include Ola Gjeilo’s "Ubi Caritas”, Michael Englehardt’s “Gaudete” and Ryan Brechmacher’s “Chanukah Pray More info.

Sat, Dec 10 at 3:00 pm

Voices of Light Concert Pittsburgh School for the Choral Arts

The annual holiday concert showcases all five levels of the celebrate girlchoirs of the Pittsburgh School for the Choral Arts.  Featured works include Ola Gjeilo’s "Ubi Caritas”, Michael Englehardt’s “Gaudete” and Ryan Brechmacher’s “Chanukah Pray More info.

Sat, Dec 10 at 7:30 pm

Alia Musica Presents Quince in Concert

Renowned quartet Quince Contemporary Vocal Ensemble will offer the first of three Pittsburgh performances on Saturday December 10, 2016, at Frick Fine Arts Auditorium in Oakland. More info.

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