‘Splendor’ Singers Perform On WUFT Classic

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Brian Hargrove, piano; Gabriel Sanchez, tenor; Kevin Wheatle, baritone.

Tony Offerle, Scott Wilson and two of the students from the UF School of Music recently stopped by WUFT Classic.

“Magnum Opus” host Richard Drake spoke with Offerle and Wilson about this year’s College of the Arts scholarship fundraiser, “Splendor: Let the Good Times Roll,” at the Nadine McGuire Theatre and Dance Pavilion. Baritone Kevin Wheatle and tenor Gabriel Sanchez took to the WUFT Classic Performance Studio to give us a sample of what was in store for the audience at “Splendor.”

About Glenn Richards

Glenn Richards is Operations Coordinator and local host for Morning Edition on WUFT-FM. His background includes 30+ years of radio in South Florida as an air personality, promotion director, and morning show producer (WSHE, WZTA, & WFLC). His previous education includes a Bachelor of Science in Communication from the University of Miami where he was also general manager of WVUM-FM. Upon his arrival in Gainesville in 2006 to pursue a telecommunication master’s degree at the University of Florida College of Journalism and Communications, he worked as an air personality at WRUF-FM (both Rock104 and Country 103.7 The Gator). One of Glenn’s passions is local music. Since 1990, he has produced and hosted local music programs in both South Florida and Gainesville, playing demos and independent releases from unsigned artists, many of whom went on to national prominence including: Marilyn Manson, Sister Hazel, For Squirrels, Matchbox 20, Saigon Kick, Mary Karlzen, Nil Lara, Hundred Waters, and more.

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