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
6:07 pm
Sat January 4, 2014

Lee Stolar's local jazz concerts

The trio is still at The Dee Felice Café in Covington, KY every Thursday 7-11.  I am also at the Cincinnati Country Club by myself every Saturday. If you can get a member to take you there, you can come hear me play there. (from Lee Stolar's email dated 12/31/13)

Please note that Chez Nora in Covington where he played on Sunday evenings has permanently closed as of January 5, 2014 according to the Cincinnati Enquirer.

Music
8:35 am
Mon December 30, 2013

The Blues: 12/28/13 show

Some party favorites from Denise Lasalle, Delbert McClinton, John Mayall, and Lonnie Mack.  The blues show ends with a classic written by Gregg Allman and recorded at the Beacon Theatre in NY in 2003 - Whippin' Post from the Allman Brothers Band.

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Happy New Year!
12:00 am
Fri December 27, 2013

"Auld Lang Syne" from Ring IV

From the Ring IV: A Cincinnati Keyboard Christmas for Public Radio CD, the New Year’s Eve classic “Auld Lang Syne” performed by local musicians Bob Nave, Marcos Sastre and John von Ohlen.

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12:58 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Ricky Nye's January 2014 concert schedule

SAT. 4- SUN. 5 RICKY NYE @ NOVA JAZZ CAVA (+34 937 86 27 09)  Passatge de Tete Montoliu, 24, 08221 Terrassa, Barcelona, Spain X BOOGIE & BLUES REUNION presented by LLUIS COLOMA

FRI. 10- RICKY NYE @ FONDA- LA PRIMITIVA 08015 Lluçà (Barcelona-SPAIN) 10:00 PM showtime

SUN. 12- RICKY NYE with MR. BOOGIE WOOGIE @ GOOR BLUES Bredabaan 908, 2990 Gooreind, Belgium 4:00 PM showtime

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Music
12:42 pm
Wed December 18, 2013

Steve Schmidt Organ Trio - Christmas Spectacular

Yes, folks, it's that time of year for drinks, burritos, friends, family and CHRISTMAS FUN ! And behind it all will be a music machine comprised of STEVE SCHMIDT on Hammond organ, BRAD MYERS, guitar and ANTHONY T. LEE, drums.

And, adding sweet vocals on top, will be EUGENE GOSS and - for the first time at this event - DIXIE KARAS !

This soulful, swinging, ebony/ivory juggernaut will be layin' it down for 3 BIG NIGHTS this year : Thurs.,Fri. and Sat., 12/19, 20 & 21. (Thanks to the Comet for its generosity !)

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