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.

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

 

10/9

Nomi Marcus
Education and Outreach Manager of the Springfield Symphony Orchestra

Music: Bourree from Partita No. 1 and Prelude to French Suite No. 2 by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

10/4

Debbie Blunden-Diggs and Kiesha Lalama
DCDC's world premiere of The Bench

Music: Acknowledgement by Wynton Marsalis

 

10/2

Ty Sutton
Victoria Theatre Association’s new President and CEO

Music: Theatre Quadrille by Josef Strauss

 

9/27

Ginger Minneman
Musica season preview

Music: Lux aurumque by Eric Whitacre and Abendlied by Joseph Rheinberger

 

9/25

Lisa Grigsby
FilmDayton's 10th Anniversary

Music: Hollywood Suite by Ferde Grofe

 

9/20

Tom Bankston
Dayton Opera Season Preview

Music: "La donna e mobile" from Rigoletto by Giuseppe Verdi

 

9/18

Karen Russo Burke
Dayton Ballet Season Preview

Music: Sleeping Beauty by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky