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.

3/26

Steven Hankle
Director of the University of Dayton Chorale and Bella Voce

Music: Neue Liebeslieder Waltzes by Johannes Brahms

 

3/24

Sam Dorf
Author of Performing Antiquity

Music: Menuet Antique by Maurice Ravel

 

3/19

Mary Beth Natarajan
Chief Marketing Officer of the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

Music: Sonata in G Major, K. 13 by Domenico Scarlatti

 

3/17

Jonathan Lee
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra's Principal Cellist

Music: Cello Suites Nos. 1 and 3 by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

3/5

James Tipps
Wright State University Men's Chorale with the University of Dayton Chorale

Music: Ave Maria by Franz Biebl

 

3/4

Neal Gittleman
Jane in Concert

Music: Jane by Philip Glass

 

3/3

Jennifer Johansen
The Human Race Theatre Company's production of Gloria: A Life

Music: Fanfare No. 3 for the Uncommon Woman by Joan Tower

 

2/27

Allegra de Vita
Dayton Opera's production of Rossini's La Cenerentola

Music: Overture to La Cenerentoloa by Gioachino Rossini

 

2/25

David Deitrick
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra's March 1 concert

Music: The Moldau by Bedrich Smetana

 

2/20

Gretchen McNamara
WSU School of Music Honor Band Festival

Music: Fantasia in G Major by J. S. Bach

 

2/18

Maria Hess and David Lao
WSU School of Music Daniel Tse Concerto Aria Night

Music: Piano Concerto No.2 by Sergei Rachmaninoff

 

2/13

Jonathan Lee
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra's Principal Cellist

Music: Cello Suites Nos. 1 and 3 by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

2/11

Karen Russo Burke
Dayton Ballet's "Love Vignettes"

Music: Madama Butterfly by Giacomo Puccini and Carmen by Georges Bizet

 

2/6

Debbie Blunden-Diggs
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Music: Blue Rondo à la Turk by Dave Brubeck

 

2/4

Pianist Cecile Licad
Guest artist with the Springfield Symphony Orchestra

Music: Piano Concerto No. 21 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 

1/30

Neal Gittleman
Upcoming concerts by the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra

Music: Appalachian Spring by Aaron Copland and Piano Concerto No. 21 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 

1/28

Steven Winteregg
Local composer

Music: America’s Robin Hood, Blue Soliloquy, Prelude for Charles and To Fly Unbounded by Steven Winteregg