Judith Krummeck

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Evening Drive Time Host Judith Krummeck is a covert nonfiction writer

Judith Krummeck joined WBJC as the evening drive time host in 1998. Before immigrating to the United States in 1997, she was the Arts Editor for English National Public Radio at the South African Broadcasting Corporation. Judith is a graduate of the University of Cape Town, majoring in Drama and History of Art, and she was a professional actor in Cape Town before moving to Johannesburg to join the SABC as a radio and television broadcaster. She received a Teachers’ Licentiate from the Trinity College of London, and lectured in Drama related subjects at the Universities of Cape Town and Stellenbosch. She also holds History of Music qualifications from the University of South Africa. Judith was given the Praise Singer Award for her arts programming from South Africa’s Foundation for the Creative Arts, and she has twice been voted Baltimore’s Best by Baltimore Magazine. She graduated summa cum laude with an MFA in Creative Writing & Publishing Arts from the University of Baltimore; her graduating thesis was a memoir called, Beyond the Baobab, which she wrote, designed and published. Judith lives in Baltimore City with her husband, Douglas Blackstone.

Judith can be reached at jkrummeck@bccc.edu

You can link to Judith’s website, and find out more about Beyond the Baobab, here: http://judithkrummeck.com


Judith’s Articles:

Music is Life
The Food of Love

Different Eyes and Ears

recent posts:

  • Compatriots collaborate

      William Kentridge, whose production of “Lulu” is forthcoming at the Metropolitan Opera, and Jo Smail, a professor at MICA, are collaborating on an exhibition at Goya Contemporary Gallery in Hampden, named “Dialogue.” Jo came into the studio to talk about their visual dialogue.       Related posts: Truth Is More Compelling Than Fiction […]

  • Meet the violist from the Haydn String Quartet series!

    I hope you’ve been following and enjoying the complete cycle of the Haydn String Quartets that we’re broadcasting on WBJC at 6.30pm each weekday evening. To add some behind-the-scenes perspective, the violist from the Angeles String Quartet, Brian Dembow, came in to talk to me about the recordings.               […]

  • A new music cycle on WBJC

    The Scalatti keyboard sonata cycle was such a success in some quarters that we had requests to start over again at the very beginning! Actually, we’re going to do something new and different. I was at the 40th anniversary gala concert for Gretna Music up in Pennsylvania a few weeks ago and, at the after party, […]