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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National Poetry Month
1:00 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Local poet Gerry Grubbs

National Poetry Month: local poet Gerry Grubbs recites Apple Blossoms from his book The Hive is a Book We Read for its Honey.

Cincinnati Arts Association
1:00 am
Fri April 18, 2014

Sweet Honey in the Rock celebrates 40 years at the Aronoff Center

The Cincinnati Arts Association welcomes the amazing a capella group Sweet Honey in the Rock to the Aronoff Center on April 27 on their 40th Anniversary Tour. Van Ackerman from CAA joins Lee Hay to talk about this musically diverse and award-winning ensemble and what the audience can expect during this personal and celebratory concert experience.

Music
12:21 pm
Mon April 14, 2014

Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra

As a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization, the Cincinnati Contemporary Jazz Orchestra partners with many of the best arts organizations in the region, including two-year partnerships with both the Constella Festival of Music and Fine Arts and the University of Cincinnati College-Conservatory of Music.

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Music
6:45 pm
Sun April 13, 2014

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 4.19.14 show

Join Bill Cartwright this Saturday night at 10 o'clock for a trip back in time with music from jazz vocalists Billie Holiday and Dakota Staton, plus the big band music of the legendary Benny Goodman.

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Music
6:43 pm
Sun April 13, 2014

The Blues with Lee Hay: 4.19.14 show

This week's blues show is a kaleidoscope of music from the opening song with BB King and Van Morrison to Jorma Kaukonen, the Bluebirds, and finally ending the show with Billie Holiday's "My Man."

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