Upcoming Broadcasts:

Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga: Cheek to Cheek Live! (#3910H) Duration: 56:46 SRND51 TVPG

Inspired by their sensational duet in Great Performances' "Tony Bennett Duets II" episode, the greatest living interpreter of the American songbook has recorded a new album with America's reigning pop diva of today. Teaming up for a concert from the stage of Rose Theater at New York City's Time Warner Center, the duo performs swinging selections from their latest collaboration.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Aug 1, 2015 -- 9:30pm
  • KQED 9: Sun, Aug 2, 2015 -- 3:30am
  • KQED Life: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 -- 8:30pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Thu, Aug 6, 2015 -- 2:30am Remind me

Encores! Great Performances at the Met (#3912B) Duration: 1:58:49 SRND51 TVG

This special Metropolitan Opera Encores program features 19 unforgettable arias and duets selected from the past 8 seasons of Great Performances at The Met broadcasts, performed by today's greatest opera stars and talents. Hosted by soprano Deborah Voigt, the special covers a wide range of operatic ground, from heartbreak to hilarity, delivered by such artists as Natalie Dessay, Placido Domingo, Renee Fleming, Juan Diego Florez, Jonas Kaufmann, and Anna Netrebko, along with Voigt herself. These extraordinary moments, selected from more than 75 productions, were initially seen as part of the Met's global Live in HD movie-theater transmissions, later shared with PBS audiences.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 2, 2015 -- 3:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Tue, Aug 4, 2015 -- 7:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Plus: Wed, Aug 5, 2015 -- 1:00am Remind me

Driving Miss Daisy (#4007H) Duration: 1:26:16 SRND51 TVPG-L

Playright Alfred Uhry's 1987 Pulitizer Prize-winning play chronicles the unlikely friendship that evolves between a well-to-do Jewish matron (Angela Lansbury) and her African-American chauffeur (James Earl Jones), during the tumultuous years of the Civil Rights era. This 2010 stage revival charmed audiences once again with the play's quiet message of the transformative power of personal friendships within the context of larger social issues.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Life: Sun, Aug 23, 2015 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Mon, Aug 24, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me

Vienna Philharmonic Summer Night Concert 2015 (#4008H) Duration: 1:26:46 SRND51 TVG

Once again, the world-renowned Vienna Philharmonic performs the Summer Night Concert from the spectacular baroque gardens of Austria's Imperial Palace of Schonbrunn. This year the open-air concert is under the direction of guest conductor Zubin Mehta and features internationally acclaimed pianist Rudolf Buchbinder as soloist in Edvard Grieg's powerful Piano Concerto. The concert opens with a festive Fanfare that was written especially for the orchestra by Richard Strauss, and includes such favorite compositions as Grieg's Peer Gynt Suite and Jean Sibelius' Finlandia . And what concert in Vienna would be complete without a waltz by Strauss and Johann Strauss Sohn.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Aug 30, 2015 -- 12:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Sun, Sep 6, 2015 -- 8:00pm Remind me
  • KQED Life: Mon, Sep 7, 2015 -- 2:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

    TV Technical Issues
    • Comcast/Xfinity Ch10 audio, Monday 7/20 evening

      UPDATE: Comcast was able to resolve their technical glitch apx 10:45pm * * * * * We are aware that at least during the early part of the evening of Monday 7/20, the audio is out of sync on Comcast/Xfinity channel 10, their basic cable service. This problem still exists as of 8:10pm. We have […]

    • KQED DT9s OTA: very brief outages Thurs 6/11/15

      (DT9.1, 9.2 and 9.3) There will be 3 very brief outages (apx. 10 seconds each) of KQED’s Over The Air (OTA) DT9 signal Thurs 6/15, between 10am and 3pm. This is to accommodate preventative maintenance and inspections at Sutro Tower. Most TVs will recover easily each time the signal is restored, but a few viewers […]

    • KQET planned overnight outage, early Friday 3/13

      (DT25-1 through 25-3) Another station on Fremont Tower needs to perform more maintenance work overnight, requiring other TV stations to shut down their signals for the safety of the workers. KQET’s signal will turn off late Thurs/early Friday between midnight and 12:30am, and should return by 6am Friday morning. Many receivers will be able to […]

To view previous issues and how they were resolved, go to our TV Technical Issues page.

KQED DTV Channels



Channels 9.1, 54.2, 25.1
XFINITY 9 and HD 709
Wave 9 and HD 164
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQED, or as KQET in the 831 area code

All HD programs



Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave 10
DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: IF this channel provided to customer, channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH

KQED Plus, formerly KTEH



Channel 54.3
Wave 157

Arts, food, how-to, gardening, travel

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3
Wave 156

History, world events, news, science, nature



Channel 54.5 & 25.3
XFINITY 191 & 621
Wave 154

24-hour national Spanish-language network



Channel 54.4
Wave 155

Quality children's programming parents love too