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.

5/22

Burt Saidel
Dayton Ballet Retrospective

 

5/17

Kara Shay Thomson and Jonathan Pape
Dayton Opera production of Puccini's Turandot

Music: "Nessun dorma" from Turandot by Giacomo Puccini

 

5/15

Kanako Shimisaki and Stephanie Yenn
Discover Classical's Rising Stars Gala

Music: Scherzo from FAE Violin Sonata by Johannes Brahms

 

5/10

Lisa Hanson
CultureWorks' Artini

Music: Treasure Waltz by Johann Strauss, Jr.

 

5/8

Alan Kimbrough
Bach Society of Dayton's "Romantic Connections" concert

Music: "Regina Coeli" from Cavalleria Rusticana by Pietro Mascagni

 

5/3

Elizabeth Lolli and Marcia Neel
Dayton Public Schools All City Music Festival, Part 2

Music: Schulwerk by Carl Orff

 

5/1

Elizabeth Lolli and Marcia Neel
Dayton Public Schools All City Music Festival, Part 1

Music: Music for the Royal Fireworks by George Frideric Handel

 

4/26

Christopher Chaffee
Chamber Music Yellow Springs Annual Competition

Music: String Quartet in C Major, Op.74 No.1 by Joseph Haydn and
String Quartet in F minor, Op.80 by Felix Mendelssohn

 

4/24

David Deitrick
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra's all-Tchaikovsky concert

Music: Violin Concerto in D Major by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

4/19

Cathy Venable
Keyboardist with the national tour of The Phantom of the Opera

Music: Overture to The Phantom of the Opera by Andrew Lloyd Webber

 

4/17

Malek Jandali
Composer and founder of Pianos for Peace

Music: Saxophone Quartet by Malek Jandali

 

4/12

Jessica Hung
DPO Strings and Piano Salon

 

4/10

Bess Imber
Dayton Ballet Retrospective

Music: Aria from the Goldberg Variations by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

4/5

Gwen Nugent
Dayton Ballet Retrospective

Music: Arabesques on the Blue Danube and Roses from the South by Johann Strauss, Jr.

 

4/3

Macy Janney
Dayton Ballet Retrospective

Music: Waltz of the Flowers from The Nutcracker by Peter Ilyich Tchaikovsky

 

3/29

Colleen Kelsey, Part Two
Dayton Society of Artists

Music: Fugue No. 24 from Book 1 of the Well-Tempered Clavier by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

3/27

Colleen Kelsey, Part One
Dayton Society of Artists

Music: Gigue from the Cello Suite No. 5 by Johann Sebastian Bach