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.

4/11

Brandon Ragland
Dayton Ballet's New Beginnings

Music: Violin Concerto by Philip Glass

 

4/9

Patrick Reynolds
Roger Glass Center for the Arts at UD

Music: The Consecration of the House Overture by Ludwig van Beethoven

 

4/4

Keitaro Harada
Dayton Philharmonic Orchestra's Total Eclipse concert

Music: Jupiter, the Bringer of Jollity from The Planets by Gustav Holst

 

4/2

Rodney Veal
ArtsGala at Wright State University

Music:  Artist's Life Waltz by Johann Strauss, Jr.

 

3/28

Kevin Nordstrom
Faculty Recital at Wright State University

Music:  Violin Sonata No. 6 by Eugene Ysaye

 

3/26

Bing Davis
Artistic Chair of CultureWorks' Campaign for the Arts

 

3/21

Lynn Robertson
Art in the City Call for Artists

 

3/19

Emily Wells
Upcoming shows at The Human Race Theatre Company

Music:  Footlights Waltz by Eric Coates

 

3/7

Johnny Catalano
Catalano Film Festival at The Plaza Theatre

Music: Music for Movies by Aaron Copland

 

3/5

Bruce Cromer and Shonita Joshi
Shipwrecked! at the Human Race Theatre Company, Part 2

Music: Fanfare and Story Music by John Gromada

 

2/29

Vahram Sarkissian
Composer featured in the Bach Society of Dayton's Along the Silk Road concert

 

2/27

Morgan Moss
Winner of the Bach Society of Dayton's 2023 Young Composers Competition

 

2/22

William Henry Caldwell
Director of Cleveland Orchestra Martin Luther King Jr. Community Chorus

Music: "My Soul’s been Anchored in the Lord" arranged by Moses Hogan and "Leaving for the Promised Land" from Porgy and Bess by George Gershwin

 

2/20

Bruce Cromer and Shonita Joshi
Shipwrecked! at the Human Race Theatre Company, Part 1

Music: Fanfare and Story Music by John Gromada

 

2/15

Kevin Ward and Devin Baker
Dayton Contemporary Dance Company's In Modern Moves

Music: Concerto for Two Violins in D minor by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

2/13

Brandon Ragland
Dayton Ballet's Swan Lake

Music: Swan Lake by Peter Ilyich Tchakovsky