festivals http://wmub.org en Bunbury, World Piano and Archery Competitions http://wmub.org/post/bunbury-world-piano-and-archery-competitions <p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Great music, old and new, is coming to town this week. The </span><a href="http://www.bunburyfestival.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">Bunbury Festival</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> offers 80 live performances by local and national bands for three days of outstanding rock. And UC's Corbett Auditorium will resound with the classics, as twenty-four brilliant pianists compete in the </span><a href="http://www.cincinnatiwpc.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;" target="_blank">World Piano Competition</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">. Mon, 08 Jul 2013 17:30:00 +0000 Pete Rightmire 14633 at http://wmub.org Bunbury, World Piano and Archery Competitions Asian Food Fest: A Complete Cultural Experience http://wmub.org/post/asian-food-fest-complete-cultural-experience <p><strong><a href="http://www.asianfoodfest.org/" target="_blank">The 4th Annual Asian Food Fest</a>&nbsp;is the complete package of Food, Family and Culture!</strong></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">I was fortunate to meet with&nbsp;</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Lam Dang</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, marketing director and&nbsp;</span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Thuy&nbsp;Cao</strong><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, chairperson of the Asian Food Festival.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The festival&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">features food from various countries such as Vietnam, Thailand, Philippines, India, Malaysia, and many more. There&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">will also be local craft and Asian beer, cultural dances, local bands and vocalists, Asian-inspired arts and crafts,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">children’s games, and fireworks by Arthur&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Rozzi</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;Pyrotechnics on Saturday night.</span></p><p></p><p> Tue, 30 Apr 2013 17:17:19 +0000 Jim Nolan 11982 at http://wmub.org Asian Food Fest: A Complete Cultural Experience Midpoint Music Festival http://wmub.org/post/midpoint-music-festival <p>The 2012 version of the <a href="http://mpmf.com/">Midpoint Music Festival</a> is coming at the end of the month, so organizers<strong> Dan McCabe and Venomous Valdez</strong> stopped by the studio to talk with Mark Perzel about this year’s music AND film festival.</p> Fri, 14 Sep 2012 05:30:15 +0000 Mark Perzel 3896 at http://wmub.org Midpoint Music Festival Scope Out 2012 http://wmub.org/post/scope-out-2012 <p>Saturday starting at noon is the <a href="http://www.cincinnatiobservatory.org/scopeout.html">Cincinnati Observatory’s Scope Out 2012</a> with special guest speaker<a href="http://www.starstryder.com/"> Pamela Gay</a>. She’s an astronomer, writer, and host of the popular podcast <strong>Astronomy Cast</strong>. <strong>Dean Regas</strong> from the Observatory talks with her about her work and love of the cosmos.</p> Fri, 07 Sep 2012 05:30:20 +0000 Dean Regas 3579 at http://wmub.org Scope Out 2012 Cincinnati Blues Fest at Sawyer Point This Weekend http://wmub.org/post/cincinnati-blues-fest-sawyer-point-weekend <p><span class="text">Believe it or not, the <b>Cincy Blues Fest</b> is celebrating its 20th Anniversary this year, with the event scheduled for <b>August 10 and 11 at Sawyer Point</b>. <b>Mary Beth Weaver</b> from the Cincy Blues Society talks with Lee Hay about this year&rsquo;s anniversary event, some of the performers and how the Fest supports the efforts of the Society. </span></p> Tue, 07 Aug 2012 16:21:00 +0000 Lee Hay 2052 at http://wmub.org