Jon Solins

Substitute Classical Music Host

Jon is host of New England Public Radio’s Sunday morning classical program. He first worked at NEPR, then WFCR, while a student at Amherst College; after years as a craftsman he rejoined the station as a music announcer and producer. At WGBH Radio in Boston, he was responsible for classical programming and national and international music productions, including the Boston Symphony Orchestra and Sound and Spirit. His productions have won the Ohio State and Gabriel Awards, and honors from the International Radio Festival, the Corporation for Public Broadcasting, and the National Federation of Community Broadcasters. Now, back in the Valley, he enjoys performing with the Da Camera Singers and with a small a cappella group singing doo-wop, rock and jazz.

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