Tyler Kline is an evening host on WUSF 89.7 and a Classical Music host on WSMR 89.1 and 103.9. In addition to his work in radio, he is also a composer whose music has been performed across the United States, and internationally in Canada, Brazil, Italy and Romania. His compositional interests encompass a wide variety of styles and mediums, from acoustic chamber and large ensemble works to electronic and electroacoustic music.
Prior to his time at WUSF, Tyler served as a news anchor/reporter, engineer, and producer at Morehead State Public Radio in Morehead, Kentucky. He earned his Master of Music degree in Composition from the University of South Florida.
On Modern Notebook this week: Tyler Kline shares a solo cello work by Chris Cerrone titled “The Pleasure at Being the Cause,” and music for violin and marimba titled “Atlas Pumas,” by Gabriela Ortiz. And Olga Bell’s “Zero Initiative,” which derives melodies and rhythms from a recorded conversation.