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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Mary Remler
12:32 am
Fri February 1, 2013

Fascinating Hamilton County Cemeteries

Marker at Price Hill Potter's Field
CityBeat

Mary Remler is an expert on the various cemeteries in Hamilton County, and she joins Lee Hay to talk about some of the fascinating stories regarding Dunham Cemetery (aka Price Hill Potter's Field), Spring Grove and even Washington Park.


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"The Misunderstanding"
12:32 am
Fri January 25, 2013

Poet Kate Faddick

Local poet Kate Faddick reads her poem The Misunderstanding.


Cincinnati Baseball: Waite Hoyt
2:04 pm
Wed January 23, 2013

Best Documentary or Series

Best Documentary or Series
Cincinnati Baseball: Waite Hoyt
Reporter:  Lee Hay and Mark Heyne

 

More information about the special can be found here:

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Music
7:47 pm
Sat January 19, 2013

We Were Here

A rebroadcast of the first hour of the award-winning special “We Were Here” will be aired Saturday, January 19th, at 11pm.  This special was produced by Lee Hay in 2003 as an outgrowth of her blues show and the discordant atmosphere between the races in Cincinnati. 

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Cincy Blues Society's Winter Blues Fest
2:52 pm
Tue January 15, 2013

Winter Blues Fest

On February 8 and 9, 2013, Cincinnati will be rocking with more than 25 blues bands. The Cincy Blues Society's Winter Blues Fest celebrates over two decades of supporting the Blues. This year's festival showcases the best local and regional Blues musicians for two nights, from 7:00 pm to 1:00 am at The Phoenix in downtown Cincinnati.  

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