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WQED-FM 89.3 is committed to providing classical music and the other fine arts programming.

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Pittsburgh Concert Channel

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

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Q the Music

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

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Bach, Beethoven, and Brunch

A longtime favorite free series entertains music lovers on the lawn at Mellon Park. Treat yourself to a special Sunday and join us for this buffet of classical melodies.

Jim Cunningham's 40th Anniversary

WQED celebrates Jim Cunningham and his 40 years with the organization. See pictures from behind the scenes.

PSO: "Music for Food"

At the Symphony

Four members of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra play an excerpt from the Britten Phantasy Quartet and preview "Music for Food", a national effort helping to feed hungry Americans.

Chatham Baroque

The members of Chatham Baroque stopped by the QED Morning Show to chat and perform the first movement of Nicola Matteis' "Suite of Ayres".

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Pittsburgh Symphony Interviews

Composer Jonathan Leshnoff

Pianist Till Fellner

 

 

Pianist Beatrice Rana

Conductor Leonard Slatkin & Pianist Garrick Ohlsson

Conductor Emmanuel Krivine

Pianist Bertrand Chamayou

Conductor Pablo Heras-Casado

Pianist Behzod Abduraimov

Cellist Maximilian Hornung

Pianist Kirill Gerstein

Conductor Juanjo Mena

Violinist Ray Chen

Conductor Christoph König

Podcasts

@theSymphony

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

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Voice of the Arts

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

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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. 

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.

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.

Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour

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

WQED Cultural Calendar

Wed, Jun 26 at 7:00 pm

ICPF Faculty Cello, Violin and Piano Recital

PSO Guest Soloists: Anne Martindale-Williams, cello and Dennis O'Boyle, violin join ICPF piano faculty members and the ICPF festival competition winner in an evening of delightful music for cello, violin and piano More info.

Thu, Jun 27 at 7:00 pm

James Patterson

James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. More info.

Thu, Jun 27 at 7:00 pm

Calliope Folk Song Night

Singers and instrumentalists of all ages are welcome at this informal monthly gathering of people who want to sing together and share songs. More info.

Thu, Jun 27 at 7:00 pm

James Patterson

James Patterson has had more New York Times bestsellers than any other writer, ever, according to Guinness World Records. More info.

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