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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10:11 am
Wed May 14, 2014

Glenn Miller Orchestra concert

Enjoy a big band concert and dance with The World Famous Glenn Miller Orchestra on Tuesday, May 20 from 7:00 - 10:00 PM at the Ballroom. The evening will be emceed by special guest, John Morris Russell, acclaimed conductor of the Cincinnati Pops Orchestra.

Tickets are $30 and are on sale now at www.CincinnatiArts.org, (513) 621-ARTS [2787], and the Aronoff Center Ticket Office. $3.00 pre-paid parking at the Town Center Garage is also available.

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11:44 am
Mon May 12, 2014

The Blues: 5/17/14 show

On this Armed Forces Day, a program featuring some well-known musicians as well as some you may not be familiar with.  The show begins with the Doc Robins Band from Virginia and vocalist Lisa Mann from Oregon.  These folks are followed by Van Morrison and a personal favorite, Johnny Adams from New Orleans.  You'll also hear from Vinx, Chet Baker, Diana Krall; and closing the show, Gov't Mule with Steve Winwood.

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11:38 am
Mon May 12, 2014

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 5/17/14 show

This Saturday night at 10 o'clock, join Bill Cartwright for some great swing bands like Artie Shaw, Harry James, and Gerald Wilson's Orchestra's version of the classic "Love for Sale."

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11:34 am
Mon May 12, 2014

Swing with Bill Cartwright: 5/10/14 show

On this week's swing program, you'll be treated to music from some of our favorite vocalists like Billie Holiday, Ella Fitzgerald, and Doris Day.  Plus, Frank Sinatra's version of "Fly Me to the Moon" and Mel Torme's "I Should Care."

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7:56 pm
Sun May 11, 2014

The Blues: 5/10/14

This week's Blues show starts off with music from Alex Jenkins & the Bombers, Greg Schaber & High Street, and Kelly Richey.  You'll also hear from the talented musician/producer T-Bone Burnett, Lonnie Brooks and a personal favorite George Thorogood.  The last set features guitar legend Eric Clapton and Nashville vocalist Jonelle Mosser at Clearwater's Great Hudson River Revival live.

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