The Lyris Quartet performs Gorecki with Jacaranda Saturday and Sunday
It happened during a pledge drive in 1992. After encouraging her listeners to grab a glass of wine, light some candles and just relax, KCRW host Ruth Seymour played a recently released recording of the then-obscure composer ... More >>
Marc GoldsteinJennifer Ferro.KCRW (89.9 FM) over the weekend named Jennifer Ferro as its new general manager in the wake of longtime station chief Ruth Seymour's announcement that she will retire Friday. Ferro previously worked as the public radio powerhouse's assistant general manager.
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KCRW (89.9 FM) general manager Ruth Seymour announced Wednesday that she's retiring after 32 years running the public station out of Santa Monica College.
She said she'll leave in February. Meanwhile, the college has already begun a search for a replacement.KCRWRuth Seymour
After ten years helming KCRW's wildly successful morning show "Morning Becomes Eclectic," Nic Harcourt has announced that he's stepping aside, and is ending his gig as the station's music director, as well. Harcourt, whose ear has helped launch the careers of many of music's heavy hitters (most fa ... More >>