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, April 29, 2015 - 12:10pm
Hear Concentus sing a bouquet of beautiful choral music for women's voices.
Wednesday, May 6, 2015 - 12:10pm
The Antara Winds bring music by Patterson, Zemlinsky, and Stuart Balcomb to the Hochstein stage.
Wednesday, May 13, 2015 - 12:10pm
Cellist Natasha Farny and pianist Anne Kissel visit to play romantic cello music from Poland.

Recently with Mona Seghatoleslami

Wednesday, April 22, 2015 - 12:10pm
Pianists Doleen Hood and Joseph Werner team up to play Sergei Rachmaninoff's dramatic and virtuosic second suite for two pianos.
Wednesday, April 15, 2015 - 12:10pm
The innovative and exciting Eastman Saxophone Project comes to Live from Hochstein, to play music by contemporary composers Stephen Bryant, Michael Djubpstrom, and Adam Gorb, as well as some music by Ravel.
Wednesday, April 8, 2015 - 12:10pm
RPO principal flutist Rebecca Gilbert brings together a mix of classical music and jazz, in music by Mike Mower, Jeff Tyzik, and Dave Mancini.

 

Recently on Mona Seghatoleslami's Blog

Mon, 03/16/2015 - 7:29am
Thu, 08/07/2014 - 3:26pm
Sun, 02/09/2014 - 12:03am

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