Symphony Composition Contest (rebroadcast)
Earlier this year, the Florida Orchestra gave five USF music students the chance of a lifetime by performing their original compositions.It was part of a contest, and the winning piece was performed at the Orchestra’s season finale concerts. In this rebroadcast of University Beat on WUSF Public Media, we’ll meet the student composers and talk with Orchestra music director Michael Francis about the contest.
Radio - During "Morning Edition" on WUSF 89.7 Wednesday after the 7:45 AM newscast | During "All Things Considered" on WUSF 89.7 Wednesday at 5:44 PM | After "Florida Matters" on WSMR 89.1 Monday just before 10:30 PM
Mark Schreiner has been the producer and reporter for "University Beat" on WUSF 89.7 FM since 2001 and on WUSF TV from 2007-2017. In addition to serving as a producer, reporter, host and assistant news director, he serves as Intern Coordinator for WUSF News. Mark has worked as an anchor, reporter and producer at radio stations in Tampa and his native Chicago since 1992. He graduated from Columbia College in Chicago with a BA in Telecommunications/Radio in 1994.