Over the past 40 years, WQED-FM has brought you the very finest in music, arts and culture. We’re gathering up some of our favorite memories to share with you here.



Andre Previn and Jim Cunningham at the WQED studio in 1988.

Jim Cunningham introducing Andre Rieu at Mellon Arena in 1995.

The late Eberhard von Waldo as Johann Friedrich Fasch and Jim Cunningham at the Fasch Fest.

Jim Cunningham with Colin Powell at The Pittsburgh Speakers Series at Heinz Hall in 2006.

Jim Cunningham and Manfred Honeck, Music Director of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra.

Jim Cunningham interviewing Manfred Honeck in his office at Heinz Hall.

Jim Cunningham interviewing Henry Kinsinger at The Pittsburgh Speakers Series at Heinz Hall in 2004.

Jim Cunningham and pianist Lang Lang in the studio at WQED.

Jim Cunningham and the late Marvin Hamlisch together at Heinz Hall.

Jim Cunningham and Lorin Maazel, music director of the Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra from 1988 to 1996.

Jim Cunningham as an intern at WQED in 1974.

Jim Cunningham interviewing Manfred Honeck in his office at Heinz Hall.

Jim Cunningham in the St. Patrick's Day Parade. The car was donated for the day by the Vintage Grand Prix.


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WQED is proud to partner with Highmark Blue Cross Blue Shield to cover important health topics. "Living With Mental Illness" explores diagnosis, treatment and ending the stigma associated with behavioral health issues. The "Men & Cancer" and "Women & Cancer" series reports on early detection and the latest treatment of cancers most commonly associated with men and women.

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  • WQED first told her story in "Portraits for the Home Front." Now the legacy of Elizabeth Black continues in a new documentary.