Fred Vigeant, Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio

Fred Vigeant
Fred Vigeant is WITF's Director of Programming and Promotions for TV and Radio. Fred manages the schedules for our radio and television platforms. He also analyzes audience research and manages the public affairs program Smart Talk. Previously, Fred was at WRVO in Oswego, NY for 12 years serving in various roles including Program Director and before that Operations Manager. Fred graduated from the State University of New York College at Oswego with a B.A. in Mass Communications and Broadcasting.

Latest by Fred Vigeant


An Arthur Thanksgiving

Arthur and his family are getting ready for Thanksgiving! Dad’s whipping up his famous turkey dinner extravaganza and the Lakewood elementary kids are preparing for the annual Thanksgiving parade.

By Fred Vigeant

Metallica and the San Francisco Symphony

Join the ultimate heavy metal band as they combine forces with the nearly 80-member orchestra.

By Fred Vigeant

Swingin’ with Sesame Street

Enjoy a celebration of the music of “Sesame Street” with the Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra.

By Fred Vigeant

Women Remaking America

Chart the last five years of the women’s movement and its re-energized, intersectional fight for equality.

By Fred Vigeant

Michael Tilson Thomas on American Masters

Discover the Grammy-winning conductor, pianist, composer and National Medal of Arts recipient.

By Fred Vigeant

The mysteries of wild pandas on Nature

Trek though the steep Qinling Mountains with filmmakers to witness wild pandas’ startling behavior.

By Fred Vigeant

Walter Winchell on American Masters

Meet the columnist who created the fast-paced, politically charged journalism that dominates today.

By Fred Vigeant

The Power of We: Sesame Street

By Fred Vigeant

The Trouble with Maggie Cole

See what happens when idle gossip escalates out of control and starts to affect people’s lives. Set in a picturesque fishing village, the series centers on Maggie Cole, the self-appointed oracle of this close-knit community.

By Fred Vigeant

Supreme Court Nominee Hearings

The Senate confirmation hearings for President Trump’s Supreme Court Nominee, Amy Coney Barrett, are slated to begin with opening statements on Monday, October 12.

By Fred Vigeant
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