Farrar Hudkins

Interim Music Manager

Farrar joined WWNO in 2001 as a part-time Announcer, and is currently Chief Classical Announcer, a producer, and the interim music manager. He has been a passionate musician since the age of four, playing the piano, singing in his church choir, performing in musical theatre, and playing the trumpet in such ensembles as the North Carolina Symphony and the Louisiana Philharmonic.

A native of Charlotte, North Carolina, Farrar moved to New Orleans in 1997 to attend Loyola University. He enjoys literature, food, history, foreign languages, and classic cars.


Artist Interview
12:30 pm
Thu February 9, 2012

LPO Maestro Prieto on Schoenberg, Sarmientos, and Beethoven

John McCusker New Orleans Times-Picayune

Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra Music Director Carlos Miguel Prieto talks with Farrar Hudkins about the LPO's concerts on Feb. 9, 2012, including Schoenberg's Chamber Symphony No. 1, Sarmientos' Marimba Concertino featuring Nena Lorenz, and Beethoven's Symphony No. 7.

Artist Interview
2:28 pm
Fri January 27, 2012

Pacifica Quartet violist Masumi Rostad

Violist Masumi Per Rostad of the Pacifica Quartet talks about the group's appearance in New Orleans on Jan. 25, 2011.

Classical Music with Farrar Hudkins

WWNO2 now airs continuous classical music 24/7/365, including daytime selections by our own Farrar Hudkins.  Great classical music — instrumental to choral, sonatas to symphonies.