Trevor Harris

Trevor serves as KBIA’s weekday morning host for classical music. He has been involved with local radio since 1990, when he began volunteering as a music and news programmer at KOPN, Columbia's community radio station. Before joining KBIA, Trevor studied social work at Mizzou and earned a masters degree in geography at the University of Alabama. He has worked in community development and in urban and bicycle/pedestrian planning, and recently served as a Peace Corps Volunteer in Zambia with his wife, Lisa Groshong. An avid bicycle commuter and jazz fan, Trevor has cycled as far as Colorado and pawed through record bins in three continents.

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This week on Mizzou Music, Nathan Fratzke discusses this Thursday's MU Choral Union performance, Megan Arns looks ahead to ZouM, and the New Music Ensemble's Stefan Freund previews that group's upcoming concert. 

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A recent episode of Mizzou Music featured an interview with trombonist Tim Howe in advance of this Sunday's MU Trombone Ensemble performance. The program also had a preview of Saturday's Creating Original Music Project Festival and an interview with Meghan Walsh.

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On a recent episode of the Missouri Symphony Orchestra Radio Hour Maestro Kirk Trevor talked with Sound Engineer Rob Boullion about the acoustical qualities of Columbia's Missouri Theatre, Boullion's recording set-up and his process.

This interview originally aired April 13, 2016.

Listen for new episodes of the Missouri Symphony Orchestra each Tuesday evening at 6:00 p.m. on Classical 90.5.

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Long-time Columbia resident Melissa Straw passed away recently. Among her many other contributions to the local music scene, Straw conducted the Children's Choir of the Missouri Symphony Conservatory. Here's a conversation Straw had early last year with Trevor Harris when Straw was a guest on the Missouri Symphony Orchestra Radio Hour.

On a recent episode of Mizzou Music, host Trevor Harris visited with MU School of Music graduate student Henry Stewart. The composer recently won the Sinquefield Prize for composition for his work Threnody. A new work  from Stewart premieres at the April 11 MU Chancellor's Arts Showcase


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On this week's episode of Mizzou Music, host Trevor Harris visited with Arthur White - the director of Jazz Studies at MU - and with Larry Sutherland, the first director of the Jazz Studies program. Sutherland and numerous alumni are in Columbia this week for a celebration of the Jazz Studies program's 50th anniversary.

New episodes of Mizzou Music air each Wednesday at 6:00 p.m. on Classical 90.5.

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The violinist Chloe Trevor returns to Columbia this weekend for a benefit recital for the Missouri Symphony Society. She was a guest this week on the Missouri Symphony Radio Hour.

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On this week's episode of Mizzou Music, Trevor Harris talked with MU School of Music faculty members Stefan Freund and Eva Szekely, and music students EJ Harrison and Luke Henderson about their work and upcoming performances.

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On this week's Missouri Symphony Radio Hour, Trevor Harris visited with Missouri Symphony Orchestra music director Kirk Trevor about a pair of orchestral works performed on the 2015 Hot Summer Nights series: Arturo Marquez 'Danzon No. '2 and Bedrich Smetana's 'Ma Vlast.'

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Each Tuesday evening at 6:00, Classical 90.5 broadcasts the Missouri Symphony Orchestra Radio Hour. The program features interviews and highlights from the Missouri Symphony Orchestra's 2015 Hot Summer Nights Series.   

This week's program featured an interview with long-time Columbia Chorale singer and board member Catherine Rymph discussing the Chorale's performance with the MSO of Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart's Requiem Mass.

This interview was originally broadcast on Tuesday, March 8, 2016.

Thanks to William Caldwell for production assistance.