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.

3/7

Scot Woolley
In Memorium

Music: Prelude No. 2 by George Gershwin

 

3/5

Dan Zehringer
Chamber Music Yellow Springs

Music: Scherzo from A Midsummer Night’s Dream by Felix Mendelssohn

 

2/28

John Root
Concertmaster of the Miami Valley Symphony Orchestra

Music: Scottish Fantasy by Max Bruch

 

2/26

Patrick Reynolds and Gary Briggle
Dayton Opera’s production of The Pirates of Penzance

Music: Overture to The Pirates of Penzance by Arthur Sullivan

 

2/21

Trumpeter Jimmy Leach
Two to Tango at St. Paul's Episcopal Church

Music: L'Isle Joyeuse by Claude Debussy

 

2/19

Jennifer Shoup
Piano Preparatory School

Music: Passepied from Suite Bergamasque by Claude Debussy

 

2/14

Karen Russo Burke
Perspectives presented by Dayton Ballet

Music: Violin Concerto No. 3 by Max Bruch, and The Isle of the Dead by Sergei Rachmaninoff

 

2/12

Stuart MacDowell
Wright State Theatre's production of Mother Courage and Her Children

Music: Mother Courage and Her Children by Paul Dessau

 

2/7

Samuel Dorf
Author of the new book Performing Antiquity

Music: Menuet Antique by Maurice Ravel

 

2/5

Jeff Underwood
Tuskegee Airmen Exhibit at the National Museum of the U. S. Air Force

Music: Air Force Hymn and Men of Ohio

 

1/29

Priscilla Acuff, Dayton Chapter of the American Guild of Organists
Pedals, Pipes and Pizza

Music: Trio Sonata No.2 by Johann Sebastian Bach

 

1/24

Pianist Pascal Roge
Part 2

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

 

1/22

Pianist Pascal Roge
Part 1

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

 

1/17

Steven Winteregg
Local Composer

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

 

1/15

Drew Heminger
Composer and Yellow Springs Native

Music: Exultations by Drew Heminger

 

1/10

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

 

1/8

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

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