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 frosm the regional arts community discussing current activities, such as concerts, exhibitions and festivals.

12/13

Eva Buttacavoli
DVAC becomes The Contemporary Dayton

Music: Eight Lines by Steve Reich

 

12/11

Neal Gittleman
Leonard Bernstein Centennial, Part 3

Music: Symphony No. 2 by Gustav Mahler, Symphony No. 6 by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky, Rhapsody in Blue by George Gershwin

 

12/6

Neal Gittleman
Leonard Bernstein Centennial, Part 2

Music: On the Waterfront by Leonard Bernstein

 

12/4

Neal Gittleman
Leonard Bernstein Centennial, Part 1

Music: Mass by Leonard Bernstein

 

11/29

Dick Hattershire and Alan Kimbrough
Bach Society of Dayton's Sweet Sounds of the Holidays concert

Music: Lo, How a Rose e'er Blooming and O Little Town of Bethlehem

 

11/28

Audra Kucharski
Dayton Dance Conservatory Company's production of
Miscellany: A Jazz Nutcracker

 

11/27

Becky Brunsman
Springfield Civic Theatre's production of Sondheim on Sondheim

Music: Excerpts from A Little Night Music and Sunday in the Park with George by Stephen Sondheim

 

11/20

Drew Hemenger
Composer and Yellow Springs native

 

11/15

Scot Woolley
Crazy for You at Wright State University

Music: "I Got Rhythm" and Overture to Girl Crazy by George Gershwin

 

11/13

Katherine Siegwarth
Muse: Mickalene Thomas Photographs at the Dayton Art Institute

Music: String Quartet No.4 by Philip Glass

 

11/8

Grant Youngblood
Star of Dayton Opera’s production of Rigoletto

Music: Selections from Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi

 

11/6

Kathleen Clawson
Stage Director of Dayton Opera’s production of Rigoletto

Music: Selections from Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi

 

11/1

David Deitrick
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra's 2018-2019 season

Music: Cello Concerto by Antonin Dvorak and Symphony No. 7 by Ludwig van Beethoven

 

10/30

Katherine "Kappy" Kilburn
Human Race Theatre Company’s new Executive Director

Music: String Quartet in B-Flat Major by Franz Schubert

 

10/25

Eva Buttacavoli
DVAC becomes The Contemporary Dayton

Music: Eight Lines by Steve Reich

 

10/23

Peter Stafford Wilson
The 75th season of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra

Music: Symphony No.9 by Ludwig van Beethoven

 

10/18

John Neely and Alan Kimbrough
Bach Society of Dayton's 2018-2019 season

Music: St. Matthew Passion by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

10/16

John Neely and Alan Kimbrough
Bach Society of Dayton's concerts "Songs of Hope and Freedom"

Music: Testament of Freedom by Randall Thompson