Lehigh Valley Arts Salon

Lehigh Valley Arts Salon offers a weekly look at the many diverse cultural offerings in the area including interviews with representatives from the regions arts and culture organizations, visiting artists, feature stories and local music.   Listen every Monday night from 6:00 to 6:30 pm following NPR’s All Things Considered or catch up with a podcast right here on our website.

Miller Symphony Hall Interim Executive Director Diane Scott and Marketing Vice President Lucy Bloise join hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle to preview the upcoming 2018-19 season.

Kenn Michael welcomes Hollis Ashby, Artistic and Executive Director of the Performance Series at the Williams Center for the Arts, to preview the upcoming 2018-19 season of the longtime Lafayette College artistic hub.

Upcoming Williams Center events include the Orpheus Chamber Orchestra, Follies, The Hot Sardines, and Amirah Sackett. For a full list of shows, visit the Williams Center website.

(Original air-date: 9/10/2018)

Michael Drabenstott's gastronomic tour of the Lehigh Valley continues with September's guest Bob Piano from Gallows Hill Spirits in south Allentown.

Michael Drabenstott's gastronomic tour of the Lehigh Valley continues with September's guest Jasmeet Bansal, owner of Aman's Artisan Indian Cuisine on Northampton Street in downtown Easton.

(Original air-date: 9/3/2018)

Storyteller Denise McCormack on LV Arts Salon

Sep 6, 2018

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle talk with storyteller Denise McCormack about her upcoming events with the Lehigh Valley Storytelling Guild including her performance of 'Love Stories' at Godfrey Daniels on Thursday, September 20th. 

(Original air-date: 8/27/2018)


The August edition of the Inside Dish has Michael Drabenstott welcome Adnan Haddad to the show.

Adnan is a member of the family that owns and operates Lazeez Fresh Mediterranean Grill in South Whitehall Township in the Tilghman Square Shopping Center. 

(Original air-date: 08/06/2018) 

Host Bill Dautremont-Smith discusses highlights of the first half of Lehigh University's Zoellner Arts Center's 2018/19 season with Artistic Director Deborah Sacarakis.

Upcoming events include a free presentation from novelist and writing teacher Marita Golden, Scott Bradlee's Postmodern Jukebox, the Ultimate Queen Celebration, and more. A full list of upcoming events is available at Zoellner Arts Center's website.

(Original air-date: 8/20/2018)

Dan Hunter of Hunter Hill CSA on The Inside Dish

Aug 22, 2018

The August edition of The Inside Dish features Michael Drabenstott welcoming guest Dan Hunter to the show. 

Dan is part of Hunter Hill CSA, a one-and-a-half acre produce farm in Forks Township just north of Easton.

(Original air-date: 08/06/2018)

Hosts George Miller and Kate Scuffle talk with Zinnia Santiago, poet, performer, and newly-appointed Managing Artistic Director of the Allentown Public Theatre.

(Original air-date: 08/13/18)


Your Official Musikfest 2018 Preview on LV Arts Salon

Aug 1, 2018

Musikfest is celebrating their 35th year in 2018, and this year's festivities  will feature more than 500 free music and art performances during its 10-day run. On this edition of Lehigh Valley Arts Salon, Charles James welcomes ArtsQuest Chief Programming Officer Patrick Brogan and Talent Buyer Helen Smith to discuss all the festival has to offer this year.