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.

9/21

Katie O'Leary
Brighter Connections Theatre

Music: Children's Corner by Claude Debussy

 

9/19

Karen Russo Burke
Dayton Ballet's 2017-2018 season

Music: Swan Lake by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

9/7

Tom Bankston
Dayton Opera's 2017-2018 season

Music: Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi and Nessun Dorma by Giacomo Puccini

 

9/5

Neal Gittleman
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra's 2017-2018 season

Music: Choral Fantasy by Ludwig van Beethoven

 

8/31

Chuck Taylor
Chamber Music Yellow Springs' 2017-2018 season

 

8/29

Eileen Carr
University of Dayton's ArtsLive 2017-2018 season

Music: Piano Trio by Maurice Ravel

 

8/24

Julia Randel, Part 2
Author of a book about Stravinsky and Balanchine

Music: Apollo by Igor Stravinsky

 

8/22

Julia Randel, Part 1
New chair of the Music Department at UD

Music: Petrushka by Igor Stravinsky

 

8/17

Kevin Moore
Human Race Theatre Company's 2017-2018 season

Music: Gazebo Dances by John Corigliano

 

8/15

Peter Stafford Wilson
Springfield Symphony Orchestra's 2017-2018 season

Music: Piano Concerto in F by George Gershwin

 

8/10

David Thomas
Huber Heights Performing Arts Hall of Fame

Music: Chain Bridge Waltz by Johann Strauss, Sr.

 

8/8

Nick Luby and Susan Zhang
Musicians with The Concert Truck

Music: "Rondo alla turca" from Piano Sonata No. 11 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 

8/3

Ruth Reveal
Director of Education for the Dayton Performing Arts Alliance

Music: Menuetto & Trio from Symphony No. 55 "The Schoolmaster" by Joseph Haydn

 

8/1

Lisa Hanson
Executive Director of CultureWorks

Music: Rondo from the Divertimento in D Major, K. 251 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

 

7/27

Karen Russo Burke
Dayton Ballet's 2017-2018 season

Music: Swan Lake by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

7/25

Tom Bankston
Dayton Opera's 2017-2018 season

Music: Requiem by Giuseppe Verdi and Nessun Dorma by Giacomo Puccini

 

7/20

Neal Gittleman
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra's 2017-2018 season

Music: Choral Fantasy by Ludwig van Beethoven

 

7/18

Debbie Blunden-Diggs
50th Anniversary of Dayton Contemporary Dance Company

Music: "Acknowledgement" from Ghost Story by Wynton Marsalis

 

7/13

Katie O'Leary
Brighter Connections Theatre

Music: Children's Corner by Claude Debussy

 

7/11

Dennis Grant
ArtSplash at United Rehabilitation Services

Music: Water Music by George Frideric Handel

 

7/6

Katherine Siegwarth
Ubuhle Women exhibition at Dayton Art Institute

Music: Ennanga by William Grant Still