Meet Jennifer West: @Westjet007

Monday, June 03, 2013

Jennifer West takes the wheel of @WQXRMember, a Twitter feed run entirely by WQXR members, from June 3-9.

More about Jennifer:
Hello out there! Jennifer West is a French Immersion teacher in beautiful Vancouver, B.C. You can find her gushing over Chopin and French-Canadian hockey players. Usually not at the same time — although stranger things have been known to happen. Jennifer graduated with an honors degree in political science from the University of Alberta, a bachelor's of French Education from UBC, and a Master's in Education from UBC and Université de Montréal.

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Meet Roopa Kalyanaraman Marcello: @rspberryeggplnt

Monday, May 20, 2013

Roopa Kalyanaraman Marcello takes the wheel of @WQXRMember, a Twitter feed run entirely by WQXR members, from May 20-26.

More about Roopa:
Born in Queens, Roopa Kalyanaraman Marcello now calls Brooklyn home, where she lives with her husband and their 3-month-old son and 3-year-old dog. Her earliest musical memory is playing a Mozart sonata she heard on TV on her Cookie Monster piano. From there she ended up playing the violin and piano for more than a decade and taking up singing, as well.

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Meet Lauren Tucker Cross: @LaurenAlloyce

Sunday, May 12, 2013

Lauren Tucker Cross takes the wheel of @WQXRMember, a Twitter feed run entirely by WQXR members, from May 12-18.

More about Lauren:
Lauren Tucker Cross is passionate about music and loves to listen to music of all genres. She is a performing member of the Collegiate Chorale. She loves to play piano, violin and recently added a theremin to her repertoire. 

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Meet Dennis Edemeka: @DanDLion1

Sunday, May 05, 2013

Dennis Edemeka takes the wheel of @WQXRMember, a Twitter feed run entirely by WQXR members, from May 5-11.

More about Dennis:
Dennis Edemeka is in his 20s and was born and raised in Brooklyn. Like any WQXR listener, he's a lover of classical music, particularly of the Baroque period. 

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Meet Eric Gewirtz: @ericgewiz

Sunday, April 28, 2013

Eric Gewirtz takes the wheel of @WQXRMember, a Twitter feed run entirely by WQXR members, from April 28-May 4.

More about Eric:
Native New Yorker Eric Gewirtz has been around music pretty much his whole life. At 5-years-old, he started playing a drum set. By the time he was old enough to reach the pedals, he mastered jazz and rock and eventually explored the world of multi-percussion, getting a performance degree at Arizona State University in Tempe. 

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Meet Molly Yeh: @mollyyeh

Sunday, April 21, 2013

Molly Yeh is the very first person to take the wheel of @WQXRMember, a Twitter feed run entirely by WQXR members. She'll be tweeting from there April 21-27.

More about Molly:
Molly Yeh enjoys playing very loud sounds with very large instruments. Recently, she has done this in Hong Kong, off Broadway, for the premiere of David T. Little's Dog Days, and with the orchestral pop band San Fermin.

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