ArtsFocus
Tuesdays & Thursdays @
7:55AM & 4:55pm

Discover Classical presents ArtsFocus every Tuesday and Thursday at 7:55am and 4:55pm. Each segment features a guest from the regional arts community discussing current activities, such as concerts, exhibitions and festivals.

4/18

Kelley Booze
Local Artist

Music: Quiet City by Aaron Copland

 

4/16

KL Storer
Dayton Theatre Guild's production of Nice Girl

Music: Somebody Loves Me by George Gershwin

 

4/11

Karen Russo Burke and Neal Gittleman, Part 2
Dayton Ballet's production of Sleeping Beauty: The Story of Briar Rose

Music: Excerpts from The Sleeping Beauty by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

4/9

Karen Russo Burke and Neal Gittleman, Part 1
Dayton Ballet's production of Sleeping Beauty: The Story of Briar Rose

Music: Excerpts from The Sleeping Beauty by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

4/4

Jennie Buckwalter
Wright State University's ArtsGala

Music: Minuet by Luigi Boccherini

 

4/2

Steven Hankle
University of Dayton Department of Music

Music: Neue Liebeslieder Waltzes by Johannes Brahms

 

3/28

Mike Taint
Xenia Area Community Theatre's production of Fahrenheit 451

Music: Fahrenheit 451 by Bernard Herrmann

 

3/26

R. Alan Kimbrough and Steven Hankle
St. Matthew Passion performed by the Bach Society of Dayton

Music: St. Matthew Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

3/21

Jerry Smith
For America: Paintings from the National Academy of Design at the Dayton Art Institute

Music: American Journey by John Williams

 

3/19

Dan Zehringer
Chair of Wright State University's School of Music

Music: Brandenburg Concerto No. 2 by J. S. Bach

 

3/7

Scot Woolley
In Memorium

Music: Prelude No. 2 by George Gershwin

 

3/5

Dan Zehringer
Chamber Music Yellow Springs

Music: Scherzo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Felix Mendelssohn

 

2/28

John Root
Concertmaster of the Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra

Music: Scottish Fantasy by Max Bruch

 

2/26

Patrick Reynolds and Gary Briggle
Dayton Opera’s production of The Pirates of Penzance

Music: Overture to The Pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan

 

2/21

Trumpeter Jimmy Leach
Two to Tango at St. Paul's Episcopal Church

Music: L'Isle Joyeuse by Claude Debussy