Lee Hay

Announcer & Producer

Lee Hay has worked at all three Cincinnati Public Radio stations: WGUC in the mid-70's, WMUB in the late 70's, and WVXU since 1984. She is currently executive producer/host of the award-winning arts program Around Cincinnati Sunday evenings and The Blues on Saturday evenings. Her radio work has been awarded numerous awards including one from the Ohio Martin Luther King, Jr. Commission, numerous Communicator Awards, Society of Professional Journalists and the Ohio Associated Broadcasters Association. Most recently she has received a Certificate of Merit from the Gabriel Awards for The Journey from Within; and recognition from the Ohio Associated Broadcasters Association for Cincinnati Baseball: Crosley Field (2011) and The Who Concert: 30 Years Later and Baseball: A Little Known Chapter (2010). Hay is also WVXU's music director and with her jazz background was the Cincinnati correspondent for downbeat magazine.

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Music
5:46 pm
Sun December 7, 2014

The Blues: 12.13.14 show

This blues show starts off with a new cd to the station by the Huntertones put out by the Jazz Arts Group in Columbus.  The cd's listed as by the Dan White Sextet, but they've since changed their name to the Huntertones.  The rest of the first set features Galactic, Jimi Hendrix and Stevie Ray Vaughan.  Later in the show, a fun set that begins with Ry Cooder and Sacred Mushroom, and ends with Cold Blood and the classic "Whipping Post" by the Allman Brothers.

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Music
5:30 pm
Sun December 7, 2014

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 12.13.14 show

Sit back with a glass of wine, and enjoy the big band sounds of swing this evening.  Bill's starting the show off with "And the Angels Sing" by Martha Tilton and Steve Tyrell's "Cheek to Cheek."  There are also songs by Billie Holiday, Nat Cole, and Keely Smith ("Stormy Weather").  You'll hear Bing Crosby's classic "White Christmas," and the show ends with "Lullaby of Birdland" by Count Basie.

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Local Poet
5:00 am
Fri December 5, 2014

A poem from Brian Volck

For my Mother at Advent – a poetry reading by Brian Volck.

A Traveler in Winter
5:00 am
Fri December 5, 2014

Acclaimed songwriter Krista Detor is coming to The Carnegie on December 12

Singer-songwriter Krista Detor is bringing her A Traveler in Winter holiday show at The Carnegie in Covington on December 12. She previews that show and talks about her most recent CD, Flat Earth Diary, with Lee Hay.

Local Poet
5:00 am
Fri December 5, 2014

A poem from Grace Curtis

Late Fall Washington 2001 – a poetry reading by Grace Curtis

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