Carmon DeLeone http://wvxu.org en Celebrating 50 years with Maestro Carmon DeLeone at The Carnegie http://wvxu.org/post/celebrating-50-years-maestro-carmon-deleone-carnegie <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">He’s been a conductor in the Greater Cincinnati area for 50 years. Currently he is music director for the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Cincinnati Ballet</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Middletown (OH) Symphony</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and Conductor Laureate of the </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Illinois Philharmonic Orchestra</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. He’s </span><a href="https://www.cballet.org/about/cdeleone" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Carmon DeLeone</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and his half-century will be feted on May 22 at </span><a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/inconcert.php" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>The Carnegie</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> with special guest, Broadway veteran and Covington native </span><a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Lee_Roy_Reams" style="line-height: 1.5;"><strong>Lee Roy Reams</strong></a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Brian O’Donnell speaks with the maestro about his long career and his unending love of music.</span></p><p> Fri, 16 May 2014 05:00:30 +0000 Brian O'Donnell 26653 at http://wvxu.org Celebrating 50 years with Maestro Carmon DeLeone at The Carnegie Carmon DeLeone's Big Band in concert http://wvxu.org/post/carmon-deleones-big-band-concert <p><strong><a href="http://www.cballet.org/about/cdeleone">Carmon DeLeone</a></strong>, longtime music director of the <strong>Cincinnati Ballet</strong>, is also an exceptional jazz drummer, and he and his band, <a href="https://www.facebook.com/events/405896069478932/?ref=22"><strong>Carmon DeLeone and the New Studio Big Band</strong></a>, will be in concert at <a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/"><strong>The Carnegie in Covington</strong> </a>on June 13. He joins Robyn Carey-Allgeyer to talk about his love of big band music and the wide repertoire the audience will hear during the <a href="http://www.thecarnegie.com/production.php"><strong>Old, New, Borrowed and Blue</strong></a> concert.</p><p> Fri, 07 Jun 2013 05:32:30 +0000 Robyn Carey-Allgeyer 13373 at http://wvxu.org Carmon DeLeone's Big Band in concert