The Front Row

The Front Row, Wednesday, 8/20/2008

Acclaimed trombonist Jim Pugh talks about his many projects, from releasing a new CD of trombone concerti, to composing NPR program themes and touring with the Grammy Award-winning jazz-fusion/rock band, Steely Dan

Dean Gladden is the Managing Director of Houston’s Alley Theatre and he stops by to chat with KUHF’s Bob Stevenson about the upcoming 2008-2009 season and the annual Theater District Open House. Listen. Download. Extended Interview.

Jim Pugh has been referred to as one of the “greatest trombonists on the planet” and is currently traveling through Houston on tour with the band Steely Dan. He chats with KUHF’s Catherine Lu about his career as a performer and as a composer. Listen. Download.  

KUHF’s Rod Rice interviews author Chris Grabenstein about his fourth “John Ceepak” novel, Hellhole. Listen. Download.


Sascha Cordner

Sascha Cordner

Statewide Newscaster for the Texas Newsroom

Sascha Cordner is the afternoon statewide newscaster for the Texas Newsroom, based at Houston Public Media. She has more than 12 years of public radio experience, working at NPR member stations: WABE-FM in Atlanta, WFSU-FM in Tallahassee and WUFT-FM in Gainesville.  She’s worked in both radio and TV, serving in...

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