Author: Garrett McQueen

Garrett McQueen

As a professional bassoonist, Garrett McQueen brings a performer’s perspective to public media. He first entered the world of public radio in 2016 on Knoxville’s WUOT-FM, and currently hosts the nationally syndicated radio program “Music Through the Night” from American Public Media in Saint Paul, MN.


Classically Black Podcast

Dalanie and Katie 0

What is it like being a black woman in classical music? What about being a black woman in classical music who also enjoys hip-hop and other traditionally black artforms? What’s the relationship between race and a career in classical music?


Illharmonic Orchestra

Illharmonic Orchestra 0

As much as I love classical music, my love for hip-hop has been with me even longer. If you’ve ever found yourself looking for a way to combine your own love of these two genres, I have the perfect group for you to check out.


Quanice Floyd

Quanice Floyd 0

Behind every successful musician is a team of people helping to make it all possible. Crucial among those behind-the-scenes individuals are arts administrators: Leading the way for administrators of color is a woman named Quanice Floyd.