Mark Perzel

Host of The Book Club @ 91.7

Mark Perzel hosts The Book Club @ 91.7 Saturday mornings at 7:00 am. 

In addition, he can be heard weekday evenings hosting classical music on 90.9 WGUC.  He is also known throughout the public radio industry for inventive, award-winning holiday programs like Tunes from the Crypt, Tunes from the Crypt Goes to the Movies, Feast for the Ears, and Love Greetings.

Mark has worked in the radio industry for more than thirty years. He began in the business when he was a teenager in Charlotte, North Carolina, volunteering for a public radio station.   He attended the University of Cincinnati College Conservatory of Music, majoring in broadcasting and minoring in violin performance.

He has performed speaking parts with performing organizations throughout the tri-state including the Cincinnati Symphony Orchestra, Carnegie Opera Theatre, and the Linton Chamber Music Series, and done voiceover work for numerous commercials and industrial videos.

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Sleuth at The Carnegie

Nov 13, 2015

The Carnegie in Covington presents the whodunit Sleuth. Mark gets the inside scoop from the play's director, Greg Proccacino.

Here is the latest news in books and authors for Saturday, November 7, 2015.

The Frank Lloyd Wright Field Guide provides the first complete visitors' guide to all of Wright's buildings in the United States and around the world.

Choregasms, povertunity, brattling, twiticule, celebracy...

From highlighting the profound financial anxiety of a post-recession society to mocking the hyper-vain celebrity circle that abstains from anything of import, Lizzie Skurnick's That Should Be a Word delves deep into all the most humorous, and maddening, aspects of life in the 21st century.

Rachel takes the same commuter train every morning. Every day she rattles down the track, flashes past a stretch of cozy suburban homes, and stops at the signal that allows her to daily watch the same couple breakfasting on their deck.

Grammy nominated singer/songwriter Zak Morgan will perform at the Clifton Cultural Arts Center on Sunday, Nov 8 as part of their 2nd Sunday Family Showtime events.

Leslie Mooney, executive director of CCAC has more details.

Designed to increase all kinds of community participation in the arts, ArtsWave has announced the release of their new Cincy Arts Guide. The guide provides detailed listings on performances, exhibitions, classes, fundraisers and other arts events from arts organizations across the region. Rebecca Bromels, Senior Director of Communications and Engagement for ArtsWave explains.

In Haunted Holidays: Twelve Months of Kentucky Ghosts, celebrated storytellers Roberta Simpson Brown and Lonnie E. Brown have assembled a hair-raising collection of paranormal tales for readers of all ages.

Best selling author Austin Kleon (Steal Like an Artist, Show Your Work) is back with The Steal Like an Artist Journal: A Notebook for Creative Kleptomaniacs, an interactive journal and all-in-one logbook to get your creative juices flowing, and keep a record of your ideas and discoveries.

Meet John Faherty

Oct 30, 2015

John Faherty is the new executive director at the Mercantile Library. He will discuss new events and activities at the library.