Erika Beras is 90.5 WESA’s Behavioral Health reporter. Her work has also aired on NPR, the BBC and other networks. She has won local and national awards for her reporting; among them a fellowship from The International Center for Journalists to travel to Poland and report on shale and energy in 2012.
Dawn Goodall joined the WUOT staff in September as the “outside” underwriting coordinator. When she is not sharing the benefits of program underwriting with organizations, she enjoys the outdoors. Dawn enjoys kayaking, hiking and camping in the mountains, while striving to capture the beauty through photography.
She recently returned to Knoxville after spending a few years in Texas.
A public radio enthusiast and former account executive at a local TV station, Dawn was also a media buyer. She graduated with a journalism degree at the ‘other’ UT (the University of Texas).
Jazz Night in America presents some of the best live jazz performances happening around the country and the stories behind them. With multiple Grammy Award-winning musician Christian McBride as host, the one-hour radio show features hand-picked performances from across the country, woven with the colorful stories of the artists behind them.
Produced in a collaboration between NPR, Jazz at Lincoln Center and WBGO.
5 Listen Closely
12 Ellis Marsalis at 80
19 Pre-empted for special
26 Opening Night: Chucho Valdés, Pedrito Martinez & Wynton Marsalis (repeat)