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, December 2, 2015 - 12:10pm
The Eastman Horn Choir returns for this holiday classic. Stop by or tune in to enjoy festive musical fun with horn players from the Eastman School of Music, led by Peter Kurau.
Wednesday, December 2, 2015 - 12:10pm
Festive musical fun with horn players from the Eastman School of Music, led by Peter Kurau.
Wednesday, December 9, 2015 - 12:10pm
A holiday classic – celebrate the season with a warm and welcoming mix of songs both old and new, sung by the choir Madrigalia.

Recently with Mona Seghatoleslami

Wednesday, November 25, 2015 - 12:10pm
Hochstein goes on holiday for Thankgiving, but there is still a concert on the radio: a spectacular piano show recorded earlier this year by the Hochstein piano faculty.
Wednesday, November 18, 2015 - 12:10pm
Yi-Wen Chang plays three centuries of romantic music for the piano, in works by CPE Bach, Chopin, Rachmaninoff, and Jennifer Higdon.
Wednesday, November 11, 2015 - 12:15pm
Music by Brahms, Bridge, and Hubeau, along with a couple spirituals in a program from musicians who teach at Roberts Wesleyan College: Michael Landrum, Jeffrey McGhee, Paul Shewan, and Alex Trygstad.


Recently on Mona Seghatoleslami's Blog

Wed, 07/15/2015 - 9:55pm
Tue, 06/16/2015 - 3:41pm
Mon, 03/16/2015 - 6:29am

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