Classical Program Hosts

Bob Krum
Program Host

“Bob Krum has had the privilege of guest-conducting many of the world’s greatest orchestras…all in the comfort of his very own living room.”

Peter Hall
Program Host
After growing out of the idea of being a cowboy or a fireman, I thought being a musician might be my calling.

Bob Berkman
Program Host

Bob Berkman, a native Clevelander, earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in theatre at that city’s Case Western Reserve University, where he also studied piano with Jeanette Cherubini and composition with Bernard Frum.

Stratton Rawson 
Music Director

Stratton Rawson grew up in the Hudson Valley of New York State midway between the Hudson River and the Appalachian Trail in the shadow of some the oldest mountains on earth.

Violist Virginia Barron
Program Host

Virginia is equally adept as a chamber player, orchestral musician, and teacher.

Jim Berryman
Radio Operations, Production Coordinator and Program Host

 Jim Berryman started in radio in 1989 as a fill-in host for "Jazz in the Nighttime" at WEBR-AM.

Carl Lam is currently a part-time announcer and host at Classical 94.5 WNED and can be heard hosting the weekly program titled "The Saturday Rounds," and other programming on a fill-in basis.

 Steve Levinthal
Program Host
Steve Levinthal has been Classical 94.5 WNED's Sunday morning announcer since the station’s inception in 1977.

Ed. Simone
Program Host
Ed. started at Classical 94.5 WNED as an evening (and sometime morning) host in 1995, then went off to Texas for three years where he taught theater and was a producer/host for classical radio in San Antonio.