WCRI's General Manager, Matt Macolini is the guest this week. We talk about the behind the scene workings of The Classical Station, as well as listening to some of Matt's favorite holiday music. You can reach Matt for questions by calling 401 294-9274, or going to www.classical959.com
December 29th, 2014
December 22nd, 2014
The Vets, (formally Veterans Memorial Auditorium) is the subject of this week's program, with Daniel Schwartz, General Manager. We talk about the completion of the third phase of “re-construction”, upcoming events, and listen to music from those programs. The Vets Theater is on Avenue of the Arts, in Providence. For more information call (401) 421 ARTS, or go to www.thevetsri.com
December 15th, 2014
This week The Courthouse Center for the Arts is the subject of the program, with Lorraine Lesniak, Production Director and Mary Pevear, actress. We talk about the changes to Courthouse Arts, the Christmas Carol Program being presented until December 21, and listen to some holiday music selections provided by Mary Pevear. For more information go to www.courthousearts.org
December 10th, 2014
This weeks guests on The 95.9 Company Break are Christine Tarvis - Creative Director, Kate Lane - Buyer, and Leann Cesario - Owner at Dave's Gift Baskets & Le's Isle Rose Gift Store...Proud divisions of Dave's Marketplace offering gift baskets, floral arrangements and more for all occasions. They talk to us about gift baskets for the holidays and give us some insight into their business. Visit Dave's Gift Baskets HERE or call (401) 885-8390.
December 8th, 2014
This week we celebrate the music behind the movies of Anthony Quinn...Part 2. The RI International Film Festival's Executive Director George T. Marshall, and Executive Director of the RI Film Office, Steven Feinberg, are our guests. We talk about the generations of movies that Anthony Quinn made, and listen to music from Guns of Navarone, Lawerance of Arabia, and Zorba. For more information call 401.861.4445 or go to www.film-festival.org
December 2nd, 2014
Ocean State Theatre Company, is the subject of this week's program, with Amiee Turner, Producing Artistic Director and Ron Brown,star of “Meet Me In St. Louis”,which will play at the theatre December 3 to the 28th. We talk about the upcoming musical, and listen to music from the movie. Ocean State Theatre is on Jefferson Blvd., Warwick. For more information call (401) 921-6800, or go to www.oceanstatetheatre.org
December 2nd, 2014
In this episode of Jazz After Dinner we hear the Keith Jarrett Quartet.