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 8, 2015 - 12:10pm
RPO principal flutist Rebecca Gilbert a mix of classical music and jazz, in music by Mike Mower, Jeff Tyzik, and Dave Mancini.
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 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 29, 2015 - 12:10pm
Hear Concentus sing a bouquet of beautiful choral music for women's voices.

Recently with Mona Seghatoleslami

Wednesday, March 25, 2015 - 12:10pm
The Ying Quartet is a world-renowned string quartet in residence at the Eastman School of Music – and you can hear them in a free lunchtime concert at Hochstein! Their program includes music by Haydn, Thompson, and Novacek.
Wednesday, March 18, 2015 - 12:10pm
Live from Hochstein returns for the spring! The first concert features outstanding Hochstein students, clarinetist Xilin Zhou and guitarist Oksana Miller.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 - 12:10pm
Celebrate the holidays in style, with beautiful choral music sung by Madrigalia, led by Cary Ratcliffe.

 

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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