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Scents and Sensibility (#106H) Duration: 26:46 STEREO TVPG

Conducting opera may well be the hardest job in classical music. The quietly spoken Fabio Luisi does it all with grace and aplomb.
Found in Translation - Scholarly translations are a constant battle between literal accuracy and literary interpretation.
Elizabeth Streb: Dancing with Danger - It's rare for an artist to disavow her own genre but Elizabeth Streb may well be the most fervently anti-dance choreographer you've ever met.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED Plus: Sun, Jan 27, 2019 -- 3:00pm Remind me

The Seekers (#411H) Duration: 26:46 SRND51 TVPG

On first listen, the music of They Might Be Giants can come across as lighthearted, even glib. Don't be fooled. Sylvia Plath should be remembered as more than a poster girl for despair. An artist falls in love with an engineer. Perspectives shift.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Jan 27, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me

The Pursuit of New Truths (#412H) Duration: 26:46 SRND51 TVPG

For Helene Grimaud, music has been both a profession and a salvation. Sarah Williams Goldhagen is on a crusade to fix architecture, now. Scott McCloud understands comics.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 3, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me

Black History Month (#415H) Duration: 26:46 SRND51 TVPG

For STS, wordplay is a way of life. Moe Brooker has stared down adversity but says he's also been lucky. Dindga McCannon, "art quilting" pioneer.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sun, Feb 10, 2019 -- 6:30pm Remind me
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KQED DTV Channels

KQED 9, KQET

KQED 9 / KQET

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

All HD programs

KQED Plus, KQET

KQED Plus / KQEH

Channels 54.1, 9.2, 25.2
XFINITY 10 and HD 710
Wave, DirecTV, Dish Network, AT&T U-verse: Channel # may vary, labeled as KQEH
KQED Plus, formerly KTEH.
Unique programs including the best British dramas, mysteries, and comedies.

PBS Kids

PBS Kids

Channel 54.4, 25.4, and 9.4
XFINITY 192 (Monterey/Salinas 372 and Sacramento/Fairfield 391)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Quality children's programming. Live streaming 24/7 at pbskids.org.

KQED World

KQED World

Channel 9.3, 54.3 and 25.3
XFINITY 190 Monterey/Salinas 371 and Sacramento/Fairfield 390)
Wave: Channel # may vary.
Thought-provoking television — public affairs, local and world events, nature, history, and science.