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Dr. Tim Crist, Tye Crawford Talk Music in Create @State Segment

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Johnathan Reaves, KASU News

This is the weekly segment called “A-State Connections and Create@State: Making Connections That Count”.  In this interview, Professor of Theory and Composition at A-State’s Department of Music Dr. Tim Crist talks about how the department reaches out into the community.  Also, undergraduate student Tye Crawford talks about a unique music style that involves purposely altering sound files to make music.  KASU News Director Johnathan Reaves asked Dr. Crist what was taking place in A-State Music Department.  Click on Listen button for the entire interview.    

Johnathan Reaves is the News Director for KASU Public Radio. As part of an Air Force Family, he moved to Arkansas from Minot, North Dakota in 1986. He was first bitten by the radio bug after he graduated from Gosnell High School in 1992. While working on his undergraduate degree, he worked at KOSE, a small 1,000 watt AM commercial station in Osceola, Arkansas. Upon graduation from Arkansas State University in 1996 with a degree in Radio-Television Broadcast News, he decided that he wanted to stay in radio news. He moved to Stuttgart, Arkansas and worked for East Arkansas Broadcasters as news director and was there for 16 years.