10-27-19 Author, Composer & Director Enrico Garzilli-Shadow of the Wall - Conducting Conversations

October 28th, 2019

This week we feature Enrico Garzilli, author, composer and director of The Shadow of the Wall. We'll talk about the musical that he created and listen to some of the music from the production that will be presented on November 8th and 9th at 7:30 PM and Sunday, November 10th at 3:00PM at The Courthouse Center for the Arts. For more information you can go to www.courthousearts.org .​

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10-25-19 Guitarist Yoshiaki & Pianist Bill Mays - Jazz After Dinner

October 28th, 2019

This week Joe is featuring guitarist Yoshiaki Masuo and pianist Bill Mays from their 2009 Sunshine Records recording "I'm Glad There Is You".

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10-19-19 Spectacularly Spooky Classics - WCRI’s Classical Kids Hour

October 22nd, 2019

In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie Jones and the Newport Music Festivals Education & Outreach Coordinator Trevor Neal invite you to join them as they listen to some Spectacularly Spooky Classics!

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10-20-19 The Neave Trio - WCRI’s Festival Series featuring The Newport Music Festival

October 22nd, 2019

In this program WCRI host Mike Maino and Newport Music Festival Executive Director Pamela Pantos discuss the Neave Trio. who will be performing at the Newport Art Museum on Saturday, October 26 @ 7:00P as part of the Festival’s 2019/20 Chamber Music Series. Since forming in 2010, Neave Trio–violinist Anna Williams, cellist Mikhail Veselov, and pianist Eri Nakamura–has earned enormous praise for its engaging, cutting-edge performances. For more information on the Newport Music Festival, to purchase tickets to an upcoming concert or to make a donation please visit newportmusic.org or call 401-846-1133.

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10-18-19 Pianist & Composer Randy Weston - Jazz After Dinner

October 21st, 2019

This week Joe is featuring pianist and composer Randy Weston from his 1973 Verve recording "Tanjah".
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10-20-19 Eastern CT Symphony Orchestra - Conducting Conversations

October 21st, 2019

This week The Eastern CT Symphony Orchestra is the subject of the program with Caleb Bailey, Executive Director. We talk about their upcoming Fall Concerts and listen to some selections that will be performed at the Garde Arts Center, 289 State Street, New London CT. For more information you can go to www.ectsymphony.com ​

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10-19-19 Save The Bay - The 95.9 Company Break

October 15th, 2019

This time on The 95.9 Company Break we talk with Topher Hamblett, Director of Advocacy at Save The Bay. Save The Bay is an independent, member-supported, nonprofit organization. They got our start as a grassroots organization in 1970, when a small group of concerned citizens came together to fight an oil refinery proposed for the shores of Tiverton. Their work began the legacy as the eyes, ears and voice for Narragansett Bay. Today they carry out their mission through three areas of work: advocacy, education, and habitat restoration and adaptation. For more information call  401-272-3540 or visit www.savebay.org

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10-12-19 Daydreams & Lullabies - WCRI’s Classical Kids Hour

October 15th, 2019

In this weeks WCRI Classical Kids Hour hosts Jamie Jones and the Newport Music Festivals Education & Outreach Coordinator Trevor Neal invite you to join them as they listen to Daydreams & Lullabies!

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