2012 JJA Jazz Awards Nominations

Apr 12, 2012

 

2012 JJA Jazz Awards Nominations

 

THE WILLIS CONOVER-MARIAN MCPARTLAND AWARD FOR BROADCASTING Nominations

Linda Yohn is Music Director of WEMU-FM (Ypsilanti, Michigan) and host of its 89.1 Jazz show (9 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Monday-Friday), and co-producer, writer, and host of The Best of the Detroit Jazz Festival, a radio series on KIOS-FM (Omaha).

She has been a recipient of JazzWeek’s Major Market Programmer Award for 2009‑2011 and the Duke Dubois Jazz Humanitarian Award in 2006.

She is on the board of the Southeastern Michigan Jazz Association.

Under her direction, WEMU was cited as Outstanding Local Music Station by AnnArbor.com in 2012 and received the Excellence in Local Music Programming award from the Michigan Association of Broadcasters in 2012.

She has been nominated multiple times for the Conover-McPartland Award.

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