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Afternoon Classics Antonin Dvorak: Legend No. 5

Due to scheduled tower service tomorrow, the Classical WQED FM 89.3 air signal will not be available Thursday June 20th from 10am until 2pm.

You can still listen online using the links below.

Classical WQED 89.3 FM

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.

WQED + Kindness

Our role is the community for 65 years has been to provide a safe, inclusive place for all. Now we are celebrating these shared values more than ever. We invite the you to share your day-to-day acts of kindness!

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

Thu, Jun 20 at 8:00 pmFri, Jun 21 at 5:30 pm

Pittsburgh's International Jazz Fest

The Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival (PIJF) presented by Citizens Bank is a labor of love for the August Wilson African American Cultural Center. More info.

Thu, Jun 13 at 8:00 pmFri, Jun 14 at 8:00 pm

The Speckled Band

The Speckled Band was first published in the Strand Magazine in 1892 and later reprinted in the short-story collection The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes. More info.

Thu, Jun 20 at 8:00 pmFri, Jun 21 at 5:30 pm

Pittsburgh's International Jazz Fest

The Pittsburgh International Jazz Festival (PIJF) presented by Citizens Bank is a labor of love for the August Wilson African American Cultural Center. More info.

Fri, Jun 21 at 6:00 pm

Third Annual Summer Solstice Raku Party/Fiber & Fire Art Show

Enjoy the longest day of the year by creating some magical pottery using the Raku firing technique! Our Fiber & Fire Art Show opens this evening as well! Raku Party & Opening Reception June 21, 6pm-10pm More info.

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