Arts & Entertainment Industry Forum: Scott Borne

Scott Borne, Director of Music for 90.7FM WWOZ, stops by to speak with Dr. Jeff Albert (03/13/2017).

About Scott Borne

Scott Borne serves as Director of Music for New Orleans' WWOZ (90.7 FM), a non-profit community-supported radio station specializing in music relating to the cultural heritage of New Orleans and Louisiana. WWOZ programming generally focuses on contemporary jazz and rhythm & blues, complemented with traditional jazz, blues, Cajun music, zydeco, old time and country music, bluegrass, Gospel, Celtic music, and World music. Local musicians frequently perform live on-air, and often are guests on programs - especially for the station's biannual membership drives. WWOZ is also known for its location broadcasts of live music events, including the world-famous New Orleans Jazz & Heritage Festival.

In addition to his role as Director of Music, Scott also hosts the Morning Set on Thursdays from 6AM to 9AM.