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Bach, Beethoven and Brunch Classical Music Series

WQED-FM and the City of Pittsburgh Office of Special Events present Bach, Beethoven and Brunch: June 23 – July 28! Satisfy your appetite for classical music by treating yourself to a delightful Sunday morning of live performances and brunch.

What's New from WQED-FM

James Iman and Jim Cunningham

Pianist James Iman

In this new Carnegie Museum of Art “Voice of the Arts” podcast, Pianist James Iman and Jim Cunningham dig deep into the recordings on his new CD James Iman: Album III.

Chatham Baroque's Scott Pauley and Andrew Fouts photographed with their instruments

Andrew Fouts and Scott Pauley – Chatham Baroque

Anna Singer spoke with Chatham Baroque’s Scott Pauley and Andrew Fouts about their newly released ’24 – ’25 concert season.

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Pittsburgh Musical Theater

Pittsburgh Musical Theater’s Conservatory Director, Quinn Patrick Shannon, and PMT students, Ilyssa Bails and Eli Fisher, spoke with WQED-FM about their upcoming summer camps this year in the West End, plus the camp’s end of semester performance of Sweeney Todd.

More Great WQED Podcasts

  • Gumbands: A Podcast with Rick Sebak. Holding Pittsburgh together

    Gumbands: A Podcast with Rick Sebak

    GUMBANDS is a podcast about Pittsburgh, its people, its history, its neighborhoods, its small businesses, its food, its charms, its stories, and many of its surprises.

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    @ the Symphony

    Conductors, soloists and composers involved in making great Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra 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.

  • Pittsburgh Symphony Radio

    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.

  • Artists in the World

    Artists in the World

    Hosted by WQED-FM's Jim Cunningham and CMOA's Dana Bishop-Root, Artists in the World uplifts artistic voices and explores multiple histories, geographies, and current events.

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    Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour

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

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Uncharted Sonatas: works by Emilie Mayer

Ensemble Vitelotte ( performs two Vioiln & Piano sonatas written by Emilie Mayer (1812-1883).

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Brass3, a concert of brass music

Repertoire will cover a wide array of musical genres from Baroque to Modern, Beatles to Brahms, Canzonas. Sonatas, American folk music and a Rigaudon. Each brass group will perform separately […]

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“Hereafter” Opening Reception

Join us for the opening reception of “Hereafter” our new regional, juried exhibition, exploring the themes of grief, mourning, and the celebration of life. Craft objects have long been a […]

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Pittsburgh Symphony Interviews

Pittsburgh Symphony Radio hosted by Jim Cunningham, a complete two hour concert with Music Director Manfred Honeck and guest artists heard on over 100 PRI and NPR stations across the country. Listen for interviews and features, historic recordings and the latest weekly concerts from Heinz Hall.