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.

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

 

1/23

Lisa Grigsby
Film Dayton's Bloody Mary Showdown

Music: The Magnificent Seven by Elmer Bernstein

 

1/21

Jerry Smith
Upcoming exhibitions at the Dayton Art Institute

Music: Mishima by Philip Glass

 

1/16

Jimmy Leach
Upcoming events in the St. Paul’s Presents music series

Music: Frostfire by Eric Ewazen

 

1/14

Katherine Siegwarth
Maker & Muse: Women and Early 20th Century Art Jewelry at the Dayton Art Institute

Music: Palladio by Karl Jenkins

 

1/9

Gretchen McNamara and Aaron Brant
Brass Festival at Wright State University School of Music

Music: Trio Sonata in C by Johann Sebastian Bach>

 

1/7

Jennifer Koh
Limitless CD release

Music: The Banquet by Qasim Naqvi and Vespers by Missy Mazzoli

 

1/2

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

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

 

12/19

Shayna McConville
Rosewood Arts Centre

Music: Rosewood by John Williams