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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9:28 am
Mon December 2, 2013

The Blues: 12/7/13 show

This is going to be a fun show with music from B.B.King, Gov't Mule, and Bill Wyman's Rhythm Kings, plus  lots of ladies including Odetta, Joss Stone, Cyndi Lauper, and Janiva Magness.

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6:32 pm
Sat November 30, 2013

Winter Blues Fest

The Cincy Blues Society (founded in 1990) celebrates over two decades of supporting the blues with its hottest Winter Blues Fest line-up yet! On February 7 & 8, 2014, The Phoenix will be rocking with more than 25 of the best local blues bands and two amazing touring headliners. There will be four stages.  Headliners include Tinsley Ellis and Janiva Magness.   Food will be available.  Tickets $20 per night or $35 for the weekend.  Tickets at cincybluesfest2014.brownpapertickets.com

http://cincyblues.org/winter

SPARK Holiday
12:00 am
Fri November 29, 2013

Cincinnati Boychoir, Elementz and Art Academy team up for holiday performance

A one-of-a-kind holiday event is happening at Memorial Hall on December 13 and 15 – it’s young people from Cincinnati Boychoir, Elementz, and the Art Academy of Cincinnati combining forces for SPARK, a performance of music, dance, poetry and visual arts. Lee Hay welcomes in Abdullah Powell from Elementz and Christopher Eanes from the Cincinnati Boychoir to preview this unique and exciting collaboration.

Music
6:28 pm
Sun November 24, 2013

The Blues - 11/30/13 show

We're going to have some fun tonight with music from Stevie Ray Vaughan, Johnny Adams and Ike & Tina Turner.  Plus local favorites Bam Powell and Tickled Pink.

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5:49 pm
Sun November 24, 2013

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 11/30/13

Tune in Saturday night at 10 for Swing with Bill Cartwright and check out the great tunes from the Blue Wisp Big Band, Linda Ronstadt, Louis Armstrong, and Harry James.

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