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WQED-FM 89.3
City of license Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
Broadcast area Pittsburgh metropolitan area
Frequency 89.3 MHz (also on HD Radio) 89.3 HD-2 for Pittsburgh Concert Channel
Repeaters 89.7 WQEJ (Johnstown)
First air date January 25, 1973
Format Classical
ERP 28,000 watts
HAAT 199 meters
Class B
Facility ID 54002
Owner WQED Multimedia
Webcast Listen Live

WQED-FM is a listener-supported, public radio classical, fine arts, and news station in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. The station, which is a sister station to WQED-TV, operates at 89.3 MHz with an ERP of 28 kW, and is a member station of National Public Radio and an affiliate of Public Radio International. The station began broadcasting on January 25, 1973[1] and began HD Radio transmission in January, 2006.

WQED-FM annually produces a 26-week series of Pittsburgh Symphony broadcasts for distribution via Public Radio International.

WQED-FM is also simulcast on WQEJ 89.7 FM Johnstown.


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External links

  • WQED-FM official website
  • Query the FCC's FM station database for WQED
  • Radio-Locator information on WQED
  • Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WQED
  • Query the FCC's FM station database for WQEJ
  • Radio-Locator information on WQEJ
  • Query Nielsen Audio's FM station database for WQEJ

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