A native of Charlotte, North Carolina, and alumnus of the University of New Orleans, Farrar Hudkins served WWNO as Announcer/Producer, Chief Announcer, Chief Classical Announcer/Producer, and interim Music Manager, between August 2001 and May 2016. During that time, he hosted evening and daytime classical music, morning and afternoon news, weekday and weekend programs. He also interviewed many performing artists, including Joshua Bell, Carlos Miguel Prieto, the Los Angeles Guitar Quartet, and Emmanuel Ax. He also programmed classical music for WWNO/KTLN and WWNO-HD2 from 2007 to 2016. Mr. Hudkins participated in New Orleans' musical community as a trumpet player. He now resides in New York.