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A-State Wind Ensemble Concert September 27

Wind Ensemble Concert in Fowler Center's Riceland Hall
Arkansas State University
Wind Ensemble Concert in Fowler Center's Riceland Hall

This is A-State Connections on KASU. Tuesday night, the Arkansas State Department of Music will present a concert by the A-State Wind Ensemble. It will be held Tuesday night at 7:30 in Riceland Hall of the Fowler Center on the Jonesboro campus. KASU’s Marty Scarbrough talks with Coordinator of Wind and Percussion Studies at Arkansas State Dr. Timothy Oliver about the upcoming concert.

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Updated: September 27, 2022 at 10:05 AM CDT
Added a picture of the Wind Ensemble.
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.
Marty Scarbrough has worked at KASU since 1992, and he serves as program director, overseeing the station’s content. Marty is a graduate of Murray State University in Murray, Kentucky, and he has produced and hosted programs of classical music, jazz, bluegrass, and blues music. He also oversees KASU’s Bluegrass Monday concert series. When not at work, Marty loves spending time with his wife and his three sons, and he enjoys attending concerts of many different styles of music.