In addition to his work with Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra, Jim Cunningham is station manager of WQED-FM/Pittsburgh and host of the drive-time program Sleepers Awake. He has accompanied the Pittsburgh Symphony as correspondent on four world tours. In addition, he regularly presents on-stage pre-concert talks at Pittsburgh Symphony concerts.
Cunningham produced the first international, live digital broadcast from the Salzburg Music Festival. He has also produced numerous nationally-distributed series and specials for public radio, including "Live from Tanglewood" and "The International Poetry Forum of the Air."