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.

11/21

Gretchen McNamara, Dan Honaker, Matt Osborn, Bill Jobert and Brendin Gillem
WSU School of Music Winds Festival, Trombone and Low Brass Studio recital

Music: Trombone Concerto by Nikolai Rimsky-Korsakov

 

11/19

Shelley Jagow and Anna Ruckman
WSU School of Music Symphonic Band, Wind Symphony and Saxophone Studio concerts

Music: Wind Suite No. 2 by Gustav Holst and Fugue in G Major by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

11/14

Matthew Vickers
Dayton Opera's production of Puccini's La Boheme

Music: La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini

 

11/12

Gary Briggle
Dayton Opera's production of Puccini's La Boheme

Music: La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini

 

11/7

Jennifer Koh
Limitless CD release

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

 

11/5

Ginger Minniman and Dory Ayres
Wright State School of Music Women's Chorale

Music: Fanfare for the Uncommon Woman No.7 by Joan Tower

 

10/31

Todd Stoll
Springfield Symphony Jazz Orchestra

Music: Harlem by Duke Ellington

 

10/29

Lindsey Cardoza and Matt Lindsay
To Kill a Mockingbird at Dayton Playhouse

Music: To Kill a Mockingbird by Elmer Bernstein

 

10/24

Alan Kimbrough
Bach Society of Dayton's Haydn & More concert

Music: Organ Concerto in F Major by Joseph Haydn

 

10/22

Boyun Li and In-Hong Cha
Wright State University Symphony Orchestra

Music: Souvenir d'Amerique by Henri Vieuxtemps and the Violin Concerto by Felix Mendelssohn

 

10/17

John Root
Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra Best of Broadway

Music:West Side Story by Leonard Bernstein

 

10/15

Joe Deer, Part 2
Wright State Theatre

Music: Into the Woods by Stephen Sondheim

 

10/10

Joe Deer, Part 1
Wright State Theatre

Music: Into the Woods by Stephen Sondheim

 

10/8

Shelley Jagow and Matt Weaver
Wright State University Wind Symphony

Music: Symphony No. 1 by Leonard Bernstein

 

10/3

Jackson Leung and Bethany Rose
Wright State University Chamber Orchestra

Music: Capriol Suite by Peter Warlock

 

10/1

Donald Byrd
DCDC's A Byrd's Eye View

Music: Symphony No. 1 "Afro-American" by William Grant Still

 

9/26

Karen Russo Burke
Dayton Ballet's 2019/2020 season

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

 

9/24

Tom Bankston
Dayton Opera's 2019/2020 season

Music: La Boheme by Giacomo Puccini and La Cenerentola by Gioachino Rossini

 

9/19

Chris Chaffee, Part 2
Chamber Music Yellow Springs

 

9/17

Chris Chaffee, Part 1
Chamber Music Yellow Springs

Music: "Eleanor Rigby" by Paul McCartney