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
7:01 pm
Sun March 9, 2014

The Blues: 3.8.14 show

This week's show begins with Eric Clapton and ends with favorite Delbert McClinton.  You'll also hear an exciting long set by New Orleans legendary pianist Ronnie Kole.  There's also music from Charlie Musselwhite, Anders Osborne, Nina Simone, and Emmylou Harris & Spyboy.  BB King's included, and he'll be performing at the Lexington Opera House on Tuesday, 4/8.

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King Charles Troupe
12:00 am
Fri March 7, 2014

Unicycle Basketball part of this year's Ringling Bros. circus

This year’s edition of the Ringling Brothers and Barnum & Bailey Circus, coming to US Bank Arena starting March 12, will feature the King Charles Troupe, a group of talented athletes who play basketball on unicycles. The troupe leader, Kim Anthony Jones, joins Lee Hay by phone to let listeners know what to expect when they take to the center ring.

"Flesh Becomes Word"
12:00 am
Fri March 7, 2014

A poem from Brian Volck

A poetry reading by Brian Volck from his book, Flesh Becomes Word.

Music
3:55 pm
Sun March 2, 2014

Ricky Nye's March 2014 concert schedule

3/5 - Ricky Nye performs with Bulletville @ The Drinkery 1150 Main Street downtown - 8-11PM

3/9- RICKY NYE & CHRIS DOUGLAS @ MOTR PUB – 8-10pm - 1345 Main St

3/11- RICKY NYE with BEKAH WILLIAMS @ CHRIST CHURCH - 4th & Broadway- lunchtime concert series  12:10-12:50 PM

3/12 - RICKY NYE @ THE LISTING LOON - 4124 Hamilton Ave 8-11pm

3/13 - RICKY NYE & DOTTIE WARNER @ ARNOLD'S BAR & GRILL - 210 E. 8th St. - 7:30-9:30 PM

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Music
4:36 pm
Sun February 23, 2014

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 3/1/14

Classic songs from the swing era tonight include "Yes Sir, That's My Baby" by John Pizzarelli and Frank Sinatra's "The Lady is a Tramp."

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