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PSO European Tour

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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.


Purely Pittsburgh

A new partnership with DK Pittsburgh Sports bringing you the best of Pittsburgh sports news and Rick Sebak programming.

Regional Asset District’s 25th Anniversary

Investing in our region’s quality of life for 25 years

WQED celebrates the Allegheny Regional Asset District’s 25th Anniversary by bringing listeners interviews with the civic, cultural and recreational treasures that are funded by RAD and that we as a community value so much. 

Chamber Music Seminar

Voice of the Arts

Katya Janpoladyan of Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra and violinist Alison Fujito play a duet by Dotzauer and discuss their upcoming Chamber Music Seminar.

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



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

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

Mon, Nov 11 at 7:00 pm

Tournemire L'Orgue Mystique Concert Series

The complete performance of  noted French composer Charles Tournemire’s “L’Orgue Mystique” hosted by Duquesne University in conjunction with the Pittsburgh & Duquesne Chapters of the American Guild of Organists will be presented by organist Ri More info.

Tue, Nov 12 at 1:00 pm

Tuesday Musical Club presents "Parade of American Composers"

Tuesday Music Club presents its annual, "Parade of American Composers" concert  featuring compositions by members of the Club's composers division. More info.

Tue, Nov 12 at 6:00 pm

Art Classes for Kids: Gratitude Gardens

This fall, Latrobe Art Center, Latrobe-GLSD Parks & Recreation, and visual artist Sarah Hunter are working together to bring art classes to kids in More info.

Tue, Nov 12 at 6:00 pmTue, Dec 10 at 6:00 pm

Elementary Age Caregiver/Child Support Group

Join parents/caregivers and their elementary age children for an hour of support, understanding and play! More info.

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