Around Cincinnati

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Greater Cincinnati has a vibrant arts scene, and Around Cincinnati keeps you up to date. Host Lee Hay is joined by prominent local contributors who have their fingers on the pulse of the community and introduce you to the cultural and arts organizations and events that make Cincinnati special.

Around Cincinnati is made possible in part by a grant from ArtsWave.

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Rainforest World Music Festival
1:30 am
Fri August 16, 2013

The sights and sounds from Borneo music festival

Cincinnati Public Radio’s Len Sternberg recently returned from a trip to Borneo to attend the 16th Annual Rainforest World Music Festival, and he joins Ron Esposito to talk about the country and the importance of music as a bridge between cultures.

Cincinnati Art Museum
1:30 am
Fri August 16, 2013

The paintings of Cincinnati native Edward Henry Potthast on exhibit

Cincinnati Art Museum

Our Jane Durrell has a review of Eternal Summer: The Art of Edward Henry Potthast, the current exhibition of the Cincinnati native’s paintings at the Cincinnati Art Museum.

Cincinnati Reds
1:30 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Vote now for the next member of the Reds Hall of Fame

The Cincinnati Reds Hall of Fame and Museum has announced the five former players nominated for induction into the Hall of Fame, and it’s time for fans to cast their votes. Howard Wilkinson welcomes Rick Walls from the Hall into the studio to talk about the voting process and this year’s nominees: Jeff Brantley, John Franco, Danny Graves, Ken Griffey Jr., and Reggie Sanders.

Author ML Stedman
1:30 am
Fri August 16, 2013

Book review: The Light Between Oceans

Our newest contributor, Kelly Blewett, has a review of the bestselling novel (now out in paperback) The Light Between Oceans by ML Stedman. The author will be appearing at Joseph Beth Booksellers at Rookwood on August 19 for a reading and signing.

"Lines Above"
1:30 am
Fri August 16, 2013

New CD from local jazz musician Rick VanMatre

Rick VanMatre, Adjunct Professor Emeritus of Jazz Studies and Saxophone at UC’s College-Conservatory of Music stops by the studio to talk with Ron Esposito about his new CD, Lines Above, and the upcoming release party at the Blue Wisp Jazz Club on September 6.

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