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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.


Virginia Johnson

Voice of the Arts

Hear dance legend Virginia Johnson, Artistic Director of Dance Theater of Harlem, discuss "Orange", the collaboration with Pittsburgh Ballet Theatreunder way at the August Wilson Center through March 24.

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.

Composer Carl Davis

Voice of the Arts

Conductor and Composer Carl Davis previews the world premiere of his score for the Pittsburgh Ballet Theater production of "The Great Gatsby" at The Benedum Center from February 8 - 18th.

Bell'Art Ensemble

Voice of the Arts

Raquel Winnica Young and pianist Billie Jo Miller, with guest soprano Patricia Ana Gonzalez Garate perform "Gala Del Dia" from their upcoming "An Argentinan Pair" February 9 and 10. 

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".


Pittsburgh Symphony Interviews

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, Mar 11 at 7:00 pmMon, Mar 18 at 7:00 pm

Reflection Series: A Lenten Journey Through Newman's Sermons

Join us as we plumb the depths of Blessed John Henry Newman’s Lenten sermons. More info.

Wed, Mar 27 at 7:00 pm

Rachael Lippincott: Five Feet Apart

We are excited to announce that New York Times Best Selling Author, Rachael Lippincott, will be coming to Mystery Lovers Bookshop! Rachael is an Eastern Pennsylvania native and Pitt Grad who resides in Pittsburgh! More info.

Wed, Mar 27 at 7:00 pmThu, Mar 28 at 8:00 pm

CORNINGWORKS: With A Shadow Of...

CORNINGWORKS PRESENTS THE GLUE FACTORY PROJECT Full evening length dance theater productions created on internationally and nationally renowned performers over the age of 40   More info.

Wed, Mar 27 at 7:30 pm

Carnegie Mellon Chamber Series: "Romantic Embarkment: Dvořák & Brahms"

 Description  Tickets  Organizer  Venue Dvořák: String Quintet in E-flat Major, op.97      David Harding, viola      CMU Honors String Quartet More info.

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