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MSO Radio Hour: Kirk Trevor on Hot Summer Nights 2017

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Kirk Trevor was our guest on the final episode of the second season of the Missouri Symphony Orchestra Radio Hour. The MSO maestro talked about why Richard Strauss and Mozart go together and highlights from the current Hot Summer Nights Music Festival.

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Kirk Trevor talks about the power of Richard Strauss and why Strauss' works are a great pairing with the works of Mozart.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=erjHmTvNrUE

This interview originally aired on May 31 and June 7, 2017.

The Hot Summer Nights Music Festival runs from now through July 15, 2017.

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.