Broadcaster, writer, teacher and radio personality Robert Sherman has been with WQXR in New York City for over 60 years, where he is host and producer of “The McGraw Family’s Young Artists Showcase” since 1978 and for many years presided over the annual broadcasts of the Avery Fisher Career Grant presentations. His popular folk series, “Woody’s Children,” heard on New York’s
public radio WFUV, celebrates its 50th anniversary in 2019. For more than 40 years he was a music critic and columnist for the New York Times and for nearly 20 years was on the faculty of
the Juilliard School.