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WQED_FM 89.3 is committed to providing classical music and the other fine arts programming to entertain, inform and enrich the Western Pennsylvania region. The only classical radio station in the Pittsburgh area, WQED-FM is a lively advocate for the arts both locally and nationally.

Pittsburgh Concert Channel

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

Q the Music

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



Voice of the Arts

Insights and anecdotes from musicians, dancers, artists, actors and directors, as well as audience response.

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. 

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.


Conductors, soloists and composers involved in making great Pittsburgh Symphony performances talk about their music. 


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.

Pittsburgh Symphony on Tour

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

WQED Cultural Calendar

Sun, Oct 23 at 11:00 amSun, Oct 23 at 3:30 pm

Hereford (England ) Cathedral Choir

The internationally known Cathedral Choir of Hereford, England, will participate in the morning Mass at 11 am and in Choral Evensong at 3:30 pm More info.

Sun, Oct 23 at 11:00 am

North Pittsburgh Symphonic Band - Fall Concert

The North Pittsburgh Symphonic band presents their Fall concert on October 23, 2016. Featuring music from Nestico, Sousa and Gershwin. Formally the North Suburban Symphonic Band. New music director Dr. More info.

Sun, Oct 23 at 2:00 pm

Fall Concert - "Harp and Hunt"

The Academy Chamber Ensemble with Harpist Christine Mazza present "Harp and Hunt - Music for Strings and Harp" as part of Central Church's concert series.  A Goodwill Offering will be received, and refreshments follow the concert.  More info.

Sun, Oct 23 at 3:00 pm

Bryan Dunnewald, organ

Bryan Dunnewald, of Arvada, Colorado, is a student in the studio of Alan Morrison at the Curtis Institute of Music, where he pursues a Bachelor’s degree in organ performance. Works by Widor, Hancock, Reger and Eben will be featured. More info.

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