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Applause and The Sound of Applause

Music Monday

Join Dee in this series of lively discussions about the most recent news and trends in music, and enjoy tracks from the most recent and popular artists on the local and national music scene.

Music Monday Broadcasts

Music Monday

Music Monday March 31, 2014

Dee Perry hosts her monthly look at new music - Music Monday - featuring Stephen Thompson from NPR Music who's just returned from the South by Southwest music festival. Also joining Dee to share new music are WRUW's Michael James Pultz of LOOP record store along with Akron musician Ryan Humbert.

Music Monday

Music Monday February 24, 2014

Dee Perry hosts another edition of Music Monday featuring new music from Bruce Springsteen, Hilary Hahn and Stephen Malkmus. Joining Dee are Lauren Onkey from The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame, Tom Welsh from the Cleveland Museum of Art and Michael Dalby from Cleveland Public Library.

Music Monday: MLK

Music Monday: MLK January 20, 2014

Dee Perry is joined by a trio of music lovers to share songs inspired by The Civil Rights Movement for this month's Music Monday! Joining Dee are Lauren Onkey, Vice President of Education and Public Programs for The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum along with ideastream's Dan Polletta and David C. Barnett.

Music Monday Holiday Show

Music Monday Holiday Show December 16, 2013

Dee Perry shares a special holiday edition of Music Monday as she welcomes a trio of music lovers to share songs for the season. Joining Dee are ideastream jazz man Dan Polletta, WCLV classical music host Bill O'Connell and The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum's Meredith Rutledge-Borger.

Music Monday Encore: Country/Americana

Music Monday Encore: Country/Americana November 28, 2013

Dee Perry shares an encore presentation of her Music Monday Country and Americana program. Joining her are Dr. Lauren Onkey, VP of Education at The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum, Canton-based singer-songwriter Ryan Humbert and Stephen Thompson from NPR Music.

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Special Thanks

Special thanks to the Oberlin Conservatory of Music at Oberlin College for the use of their Steinway Piano.

ideastream Arts Funding

Production of arts and culture programming on ideastream is made possible by grants from:


The Cleveland Foundation; The Dominion Foundation; Eaton Corporation Charitable Foundation; The George Gund Foundation; The George W. Codrington Charitable Foundation; The Kulas Foundation; The John P. Murphy Foundation; The Nord Family Foundation; The Corrine L. Dodero Foundation for the Arts and Sciences; and The Stroud Family Exempt Trust.


The Ohio Arts Council helped fund this program with state tax dollars to encourage economic growth, educational excellence and cultural enrichment for all Ohioans.

Beyond the Dish


Applause is an Emmy award-winning locally produced TV show that celebrates artists and cultural groups around Cleveland and Northeast Ohio.

The Sound of Applause, ideastream’s weekday radio magazine, celebrates the visual and performing arts, explores cultural trends, and examines current events through an artistic lens.

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Air Dates


Thursday 7:30 PM
Saturday 4:00 PM
Sunday 12:30 PM

The Ohio Channel
Monday 12:30 AM / 4:30 AM / 8:30 PM
Tuesday 12:30 AM / 4:30 AM / 8:30 AM / 4:00 PM
Wednesday 12:00 AM / 8:00 AM

The Sound of Applause

90.3 WCPN
Monday-Thursday 2:00 PM

Dee Perry image courtesy Chris Stephens, The Plain Dealer