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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"Que Sera"
1:00 am
Fri March 28, 2014

Vocalist Kristi King portrays Cincinnati native Doris Day in touring show

Kristi King in "Que Sera"

To celebrate Cincinnati native Doris Day’s 90th birthday on April 3, Lee Hay talks with vocalist Kristi King who stars as Doris in a stage show called Que Sera! Celebrating Doris Day.

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Music
3:11 pm
Tue March 25, 2014

The Blues: 3.29.14 show - Allman Brothers special

This show features an interview I did by phone on February 19th, 2014, with Alan Paul, author of the 2014 biography, “One Way Out: The Inside History of the Allman Brothers Band.”  Alan Paul’s a senior writer for “Guitar World” magazine and has covered the Allman Brothers Band for 25 years.  The program  includes a discussion of the Allman Brothers Band mixed with songs some of which are from the Polydor release,

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Music
7:00 pm
Sun March 23, 2014

Blues musician Walter Trout needs help from fans

Sun Mar 23, 2014 6:03 am (PDT) . Posted by: axis9313 on Cincy Blues' listserv email...

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"Flesh Becomes Word"
1:00 am
Fri March 21, 2014

A poem from Brian Volck

Brian Volck reads his poem, Sacraments, from his book Flesh Becomes Word.

Kyle Johnson
1:00 am
Fri March 21, 2014

A talk with the new chef at the acclaimed Local 127

Lee Hay talks regional food sources, growing up in Las Vegas, working on cruise ships and more with Kyle Johnson, the new chef at Local 127.

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