People

  • Beegie Adair is a long time friend and supporter of WMOT.  She's a  Steinway Artist, and cites George Shearing, Bill Evans, Oscar Peterson and Erroll Garner among her influences.  She has...

  • William McGlaughlin’s introduction to music came late; he was fourteen before he took his first piano lessons. “Happily, I understood immediately what a wonderful thing I’d stumbled into. I can remember thinking as I walked away from my second...

  • Nationally known jazz expert and former program director/ host of KJAZ of San Francisco, Bob Parlocha's rich, elegant voice is familiar to jazz audiences as host of the highly rated "Dinner Jazz Show" at the former KJAZ. Born and reared in...

  • Co-Host Grammy award-winning host David Holt is a musician, storyteller, historian, television host, and entertainer, dedicated to performing, preserving, and promoting traditional American music and storytelling. In addition to hosting...

  • Gina Logue hosts “MTSU On the Record,” a 30-minute interview program heard on WMOT-FM each Monday at 5:30 p.m. and Sunday at 8 a.m. "MTSU On the Record" was honored in 2012 as the best radio program among the state's colleges and universities...

  • Program Director
  • Jian Ghomeshi is an award-winning broadcaster, writer, musician and producer who was born in London and is based in Toronto. He is now the host and co-creator of the daily CBC Radio One talk program "Q." Since its inception in 2007, "Q" has...

  • Co-Host, Co-Executive Producer, cornetist, bandleader, and club owner In the 1950s, when everyone else his age was listening to Elvis Presley, Jim Cullum locked onto the sounds of early jazz greats Louis Armstrong, Sidney Bechet, Bix...

  • John Hockenberry "The Takeaway" marks John Hockenberry's return to his roots in public radio— where he was one of the medium's original innovators — after 15 years in network and cable television. During his time at ABC and NBC, he earned four...

  • Jon Weber is counted among the most brilliant minds in jazz today.  The New York based, Wisconsin/Chicago raised Weber is a truly virtuosic piano player who can be heard regularly in the most renowned clubs and rooms in Manhattan and at...

  • Lisa Mullins — Principal Host, Senior Producer Lisa Mullins is the anchor and senior producer of PRI's "The World." In addition to hosting from the Boston studios, she has produced and reported from China, Albania, Italy, Mexico and Northern...

  •  Marco Werman alternate host and senior producer on PRI's "The World." He oversees production of the program's daily Global Hit segment, and he serves as alternate host for the show. Werman has been working in journalism since he was 16 year...

  • The Ambassador of the Great American Songbook, Michael Feinstein, explores the legendary songs of 20th century America in a new NPR series, Song Travels with Michael Feinstein. Produced by SCETV Radio, the series surveys the passage of American...

  • News Director

    Mike Osborne is the newest addition to the on-air staff at WMOT. He now serves as the News Director for Middle Tennessee Public Radio and can be heard on-air daily.

     

    Mike has worked in media for most of the last 40 years,...

  • Peter Van De Graaff is recognized nationwide as a leader in classical music broadcasting. After beginning his radio career in 1984 at KBYU, he came to 98.7 WFMT as a staff announcer in 1988. For the past 19 years he has been the host of the...

  • Jazz On The Side, Producer/Host