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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"Soul Burst"
1:32 am
Fri June 21, 2013

Music from Ron Esposito's new CD

A song from the newest CD, Soul Burst, from local musician Ron Esposito.

Baseball
12:38 pm
Tue June 18, 2013

Baseball: A Little Known Chapter

This painting of Chuck Harmon by Shalmah Prince was recently added to the Reds Hall of Fame and Museum collection

Update February 10, 2014: The Negro League Baseball Museum has organized a traveling exhibition entitled, “Shades of Greatness: Art Inspired by Negro Leagues Baseball.”  The exhibition is on display through March 12th at the art galleries at Sinclair Community College.

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Pauletta Hansel
1:32 am
Fri June 14, 2013

A Father's Day poem

On this Father’s Day, local poet Pauletta Hansel reads her poem Walking with my Father.

Kentucky Speedway
1:32 am
Fri June 14, 2013

Billy Currington will play at the Quaker State 400

A song from country artist Billy Currington, who will be performing at the Kentucky Speedway prior to the Quaker State 400 race on June 29.

"Ancient and Unending"
1:32 am
Fri June 7, 2013

Musicians Michael G. Ronstadt and Bobby Fisher's new CD

Two acclaimed and sought-after touring and studio musicians, Bobby Fisher (guitar/songwriter) and Michael G. Ronstadt (cello/guitar/songwriter), have joined together to create a new and truly special CD entitled Ancient and Unending, and as they tell Lee Hay, it started as a musical idea that took creative scheduling and the help of some very talented friends to finally come to fruition.

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