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.


Pianist Pascal Roge
Part 2

Music: Concerto for Two Pianos by Francis Poulenc;  Suite Bergamasque by Claude Debussy



Pianist Pascal Roge
Part 1

Music: Sarabande by Claude Debussy; Gnossienne No. 3 by Erik Satie



Steven Winteregg
Local Composer

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



Drew Heminger
Composer and Yellow Springs Native

Music: Exultations by Drew Heminger



Andrea Griminelli
Flutist performing with the Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra

Music: Flute Concerto No. 1 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart and Concerto for Orchestra by Bela Bartok



Rufus Bonds
Director of Muse Machine's production of Mamma Mia!

"The Winner Takes it All" by Björn Ulvaeus and Benny Andersson



Aaron Mood and Samee Griffith
Star City Music Studios in Miamisburg

Music: Piano Sonata No. 11 by Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart



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

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



Ty Sutton
President and CEO of the Victoria Theatre Association

Music: Theatre Quadrille by Josef Strauss



Eva Buttacavoli
DVAC becomes The Contemporary Dayton

Music: Eight Lines by Steve Reich



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



Neal Gittleman
Leonard Bernstein Centennial, Part 2

Music: On the Waterfront by Leonard Bernstein



Neal Gittleman
Leonard Bernstein Centennial, Part 1

Music: Mass by Leonard Bernstein



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



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



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