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Upcoming Broadcasts:

Birgit Nilsson: A League of Her Own (#4112H) Duration: 1:26:46 STEREO TVG

Celebrate the life of Swedish soprano Birgit Nilsson, the face of opera in the 1950s-70s. This performance-documentary showcases her greatest roles, including Elektra and The Ring Cycle, in rare footage, plus interviews with Placido Domingo and more.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Mar 22, 2019 -- 10:00pm
  • KQED 9: Sat, Mar 23, 2019 -- 4:00am

Andrea Bocelli @ 60 (#4403) Duration: 1:29:00 STEREO TVG

Join GREAT PERFORMANCES for an international celebration of Andrea Bocelli's 60th Birthday. World renowned for being equally at home in the worlds of popular music and opera, GP spotlights both sides of the tenor's career with a program of well-known arias spectacularly staged at Italy's Arena di Verona. Also featured are songs from Bocelli's new CD, Si, performed at an all-white party in the picturesque Italian coastal town of Porto Venere. Special guests include Andrea's son Matteo, who joins his father for a performance of the duet "Fall on Me."

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Sat, Mar 23, 2019 -- 7:00pm
  • KQED 9: Sat, Mar 23, 2019 -- 8:30pm
  • KQED 9: Sun, Mar 24, 2019 -- 1:00am
  • KQED 9: Sun, Mar 24, 2019 -- 2:30am Remind me

Julius Caesar (#4314H) Duration: 1:56:46 STEREO TV14-V

Experience Shakespeare as never before in an all-female production from the Donamr Warehouse set in prison.

Upcoming Broadcasts:

  • KQED 9: Fri, Mar 29, 2019 -- 9:00pm Remind me
  • KQED 9: Sat, Mar 30, 2019 -- 3:00am Remind me
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TV Technical Issues

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    • KQED Transmitter will be off (03/06/2019)

      KQED transmitter will off on March 6th at  3-6 at 3am-6am.  This will disrupt over-the-air reception and DirectTV viewers. Comcast and Monterey reception will not be impacted.

    • KQED FM on Comcast services

      KQED FM and other radio channels were recently dropped from Comcast’s local cable offerings. Affected users can still listen to KQED at 88.5 FM on their radios, or listen to the live stream at kqed.org/listenlive or by downloading the KQED app, or on smart speakers.

    • KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

      Engineers at Sutro Tower in San Francisco will be doing their annual maintenance work 9am-4pm Mon 8/20 through Fri 8/24.  All stations transmitting from Sutro Tower will be dropping to half-power each day, and perhaps moving from main antennas at the top of the tower to auxiliary antennas at the “waist” (middle) of the tower … Continue reading KQED DT9, Sutro Tower – Mon 8/20 thru Fri 8/24/18

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

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.