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WQED-FM'S MUST-HAVE MUSIC FESTIVAL
Classical WQED-FM plays music that you must-have in your life

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
November 25, 2013

CONTACT:

George Hazimanolis
412-622-1366
ghazimanolis@wqed.org

WQED-FM’s MUST-HAVE MUSIC FESTIVAL
Classical WQED-FM plays music that you must-have in your life

PITTSBURGH — From now until December 13, join the hosts of Classical WQED-FM, local artists, and members of the listening community as they nominate their “Must-Haves”—classic recordings or artists, performances, or new releases—and why these selections are Must-Haves.

Sweepstakes:

• Everyone who participates in the Must-Have Music Festival through a web or phone nomination will be eligible to win a colossal Must-Have Music Collection. The number of CDs in this collection depends on the number of participants in the campaign. For example, if 500 people participate, there will be 500 CDs awarded to the winner.
• Everyone who participates in the drive by signing-up on the web page or calling and providing contact information will be entered to win the Must-Have Music Collection sweepstakes.

How to Participate:

• Nominate your Must-Have Music by going to www.wqedfm.org/musthavemusic or by calling 888-621-6900.
• Listen December 5-13 for the Must-Have Music Festival on WQED-FM 89.3.

The Grand Prize currently includes over 470 CDs:

• Symphonies boxed sets
• Classical Seasons boxed sets
• Bach Premium Editions
• Beethoven Complete Works
• Mozart Complete Editions
• Ultimate Operas
• Ultimate French Classics
• Ultimate Classical Dreams
• Ultimate Russian Classics
• Ultimate Classical Spectaculars
• Ultimate Classics
• Famous Composers

WQED Pittsburgh has a proud history of honors, including 140 National and Mid-Atlantic Emmy® Awards, an Academy Award, and many, many others, including two Emmy® Awards for Station Excellence. WQED was founded in 1954 as the nation’s first community-supported broadcaster. The people of WQED create, produce and distribute quality programs, products and services to engage, inform, educate and entertain the public within their community and around the world. It is the parent company of WQED-TV (PBS); WQED: The Neighborhood Channel; WQED: The Create Channel; WQED Showcase; Classical WQED-FM 89.3/Pittsburgh; Classical WQEJ-FM 89.7/Johnstown; the Pittsburgh Concert Channel at WQED-HD2 (89.3-2FM) and online at www.wqedfm.org; local and national television and radio productions; WQED Interactive (www.wqed.org) and iQ: smartmedia, WQED’s Educational initiative (www.wqed.org/edu).


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Key Contacts

George Hazimanolis
Senior Director of
Corporate Communications
412.622.1366
ghazimanolis@wqed.org

 

Maria Pisano
Marketing Associate
412-622-1459
mpisano@wqed.org

 

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