James Reel is Arizona Public Media's classical music director and a weekday morning announcer on KUAT-FM. He is also the president of the Arizona Friends of Chamber Music. He has served as arts editor of both the Arizona Daily Star and Tucson Weekly. In the early years of this century he covered border issues for such outlets as Salon, the National Catholic Reporter and Sojourners. He is the author of the guidebook "CitySmart: Tucson."