Steven Turpin was raised in southeastern Iowa and graduated from Central College in Pella, Iowa in 1982 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in music history and theory. He earned a Master of Music degree in historical musicology from The University of Texas at Austin in 1984. He entered public radio in 1985 as a producer and host for WPLN in Nashville, Tennessee. Since 1988, Steven has served as the Coordinator of Classical Music Programming for WBST/Indiana Public Radio and as host of Morning Musicale. His interests include languages, literature, and baseball. He is married to Elizabeth Richter, Professor of Music at Ball State University.
9/24 – Steven spoke with Chuck Daellenbach, tubist with Canadian Brass, about the world’s foremost brass quintet. Listen to the interview below.