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Shivers, Gary (November 17, 1945-February 7, 2019)



  • Existence: November 17, 1945 - February 7, 2019


Gary Melville Shivers worked in radio and produced jazz programs, including "Gary Shivers on Jazz" at the University of North Carolina Chapel Hill, as well as programs for KANU at the University of Kansas where he was Program Director. Gary was also the General Manager of KMUW at Wichita State University. He was elected to the Board of Directors of National Public Radio, served as President of the Public Radio Research Consortium, and the Southern Educational Communications Association for public radio.

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Gary Shivers Collection

Identifier: MS-0368
Scope and Contents

The audiovisual materials in this collection contain radio programs produced and recorded by Gary Shivers, including, “Jazz Scene,” “Gary Shivers Show,” and “Gary Shivers on Jazz.” The collection also holds recordings of interviews, music performances, and home recordings.

Dates: 1941 - 2001