Mona Seghatoleslami


Mona Seghatoleslami
Mona Seghatoleslami is the host and producer of Classical 91.5 FM weekdays from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. She also hosts Live From Hochstein Wednesdays at 12:10 p.m.  

Before joining WXXI Mona was Classical music announcer for West Virginia Public Radio, where she also produced radio features and wrote the "Classically Speaking" blog. Originally from New Jersey, Mona studied musicology and library science at Indiana University in Bloomington, and Viola Performance at Illinois State University in Normal. While at school in Indiana, she was first introduced to radio work at WFIU Bloomington. In her free time, Mona likes to play music – including viola, electric bass, and ukulele, attend concerts, and read science fiction.

Coming up with Mona Seghatoleslami

Wednesday, May 11, 2016 - 12:10pm
Soprano Paulina Swierczek and the Eastman Cello Ensemble will perform music by Heitor Villa-Lobos this week on Live from Hochstein.
Wednesday, May 18, 2016 - 12:10pm
Find peace and hope with the Musica Spei singing favorite choral masterworks from the Medieval and Renaissance periods.

Recently with Mona Seghatoleslami

Wednesday, May 4, 2016 - 12:10pm
Petar Kodzas plays music that represents three centuries of composers writing for the guitar – with music by Bach, Mauro Giuliani, Federico Moreno Torroba, and Radamés Gnattali.
Wednesday, April 27, 2016 - 12:10pm
The RPO Marimba band plays a great program, with music by Khachaturian, Barber, Tchaikovsky, and more.
Wednesday, April 20, 2016 - 12:10pm
Pianist Jennifer Hayghe and cellist Rosemary Ellliott team up for a romantic program including music by Frederic Chopin, Robert Schumann, and Edvard Grieg.

 

Recently on Mona Seghatoleslami's Blog

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 10:55pm
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 4:41pm
Mon, 03/16/2015 - 7:29am

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