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Classical WQED 89.3 FM

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


Pittsburgh Concert Channel

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


Q the Music

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


Chantal Braziel

WQED Sessions

Chantal Braziel is a classically-trained soprano from Pittsburgh, PA. Her passion for music has allowed her to learn and perform in some of the world's greatest opera houses.

Victoria Bond

Voice of the Arts

Composer and Conductor Victoria Bond worked with the Pittsburgh Symphony as Composer in Residence with Music Director Andre Previn. Hear her interview with Jim Cunningham here.


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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. 


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

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.

Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour

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

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Pittsburgh Symphony Interviews

María Dueñas and Manfred Honeck

Pianist Jan Lisiecki

Actress & Singer Tamara Tunie, Composer Kathryn Bostic

Pianist Seong-Jin Cho

Conductor Vasily Petrenko

Cellist Narek Hakhnazaryan

Violinist Baiba Skride

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

WQED Cultural Calendar

Thu, Feb 2 at 7:00 pmThu, Feb 16 at 7:00 pm


Woodville English Country Dance Assembly invites you to Eighteenth Century English Dance Classes (Beginners Welcome!) More info.

Thu, Feb 2 at 8:00 pmFri, Feb 3 at 8:00 pm

Carnegie Mellon Opera: Così fan tutte

Così fan tutte Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Thomas W. Douglas, conductor Alyssa Weathersby, director More info.

Thu, Feb 2 at 8:00 pm

Carnegie Mellon Opera: Così fan tutte

Così fan tutte Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart Thomas W. Douglas, conductor Candace Evans, director More info.

Fri, Feb 3 at 12:00 pm

First Friday Organ Recital

Dr. Ann Labounsky, Professor of Organ and Sacred Music at Duquesne University and Organist at Church of the Redeemer will present a concert of French music.  This event is free and parking is available at the church.  More info.

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