Personal Summary / Bio
Benjamin K. Roe WGBH’s Managing Producer for Music and Performance, coordinating and overseeing music events andactivities among WGBH’s multiple broadcast, online, and community outlets. I've been at WGBH since March of 2011, initially as the Managing Director for Classical Services, overseeing the activities of 99.5 WCRB, including the launch of five online music channels, and the introduction of two YouTube channels devoted to WGBH Music performances. Beforehand: General Manager of WDAV 89.9 FM in Davidson North Carolina, and 20 years at NPR in Washington, DC.
Also serve as the Artistic Director of the “Music and Museum” series at the Bechtler Museum of Modern Art in Charlotte, NC, and a frequent guest lecturer, adjudicator, and pre-concert speaker, having served in those capacities for the European Broadcasting Union (EBU), Washington Performing Arts Society, the La Jolla Music Society, the Spoleto Festival USA, the University of Texas at Austin, and the Library of Congress.