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Will Duchon

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  • Username: willduchon
  • Broadcaster
  • Role: Host: Station-Based
  • Day: 203-654-0471

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The Night Cafe:Let's Get Away From It All (01:00:50)
From: Will Duchon

A quirky Night Cafe featuring songs of travel.
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The Night Cafe: Dreaming and Swinging (57:23)
From: Will Duchon

A few dreamy songs, a few ballads and some swinging numbers.
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The Night Cafe: Intimate Sounds (59:22)
From: Will Duchon

Late-night ballads of love with a couple of up-tempo additions.
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The Night Cafe: Mixed Bag (01:02:57)
From: Will Duchon

An eclectic mix of ballads and energetic standards.
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The Night Cafe: A Little Bit of The Blues (01:04:21)
From: Will Duchon

Blues and torch songs.

About Me

Will Duchon began studying piano at age seven in his hometown of White Plains, NY with Robert Canfield, and has since performed extensively as a recitalist and soloist with various orchestras. Will is a graduate of SUNY Purchase and a winner of the Artists International Young Musicians Auditions in 1990, which resulted in a New York debut at Carnegie’s Weill Recital Hall that year. He subsequently has appeared at Weill Hall numerous times in solo recitals and ensemble concerts.

Will has been a church musician since 1981 and is currently serving as music director for Monroe Congregational Church in Monroe, CT. He joined the broadcast team of WMNR Fine Arts Radio in 2004 and currently hosts "Friday Evening Classics" and "The Night Café" on WMNR.

In 2003, Will graduated from The New Seminary in New York City and created an organization, The Opus 30 Mission (www.opusthirty.blogspot.com) which works on behalf of incarcerated persons wrongfully convicted.

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Availability

Will is currently available for new projects, has a car, and is available to travel Within my country.

Skills

  • Voice Talent
  • Music Consulting
  • Podcast Production: Basic
  • Hosting Call-in and Live Programs
  • Writing
  • Producing: Music and Performance Programs

Available For

  • Commentary
  • Field Recording
  • Music Recording
  • Voiceover
  • Arts Reporting
  • Music Programming
  • Podcasting
  • piano performance

Equipment

  • Pro Tools

Languages I Speak

  • English

Work Experience

Broadcaster at WMNR Fine Arts Radio,  January 2004 - Present
Hosting a weekly five-hour live rado program.

Music Director at Various churches,  January 1981 - Present
Music Director, church organist/pianist

Pianist at none
Classical concert pianist.

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Education

The New Seminary, Interfaith Minister, 2003

Purchase College, MFA Music Performance, 1992

Awards

Additional Information

Affiliations:  WMNR Fine Arts Radio (www.wmnr.org)
Other Web sites: http://wmnrwordsandmusic.blogspot.com http://www.opusthirty.blogspot.com