Alexander Watson

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Downtown’s Christ Church Cathedral dedicated a new C.B. Fisk organ in their Centennial Cathedral in 2018. To learn more about this very special instrument, our Alexander Watson recently spoke with Dr. Michael Unger, Professor of Organ and Harpsichord at UC, and David Pike, head tonalist from C. B. Fisk Organ Builders.

The Renaissace Of The East Walnut Hills Neighborhood

Jul 17, 2020
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Working from home and supporting local businesses is one of the outcomes of the COVID-19 pandemic, and one Cincinnati community is making the best of it. Contributor Alexander Watson discusses the redevelopment of East Walnut Hills with Caffe Vivace owner Brent Gallaher and Lori Nix, who relocated her life and photography business to the neighborhood.

Bluegrass Music On A Washington Ferry

Jul 3, 2020
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In the late 1970’s, Al Levy, then a college student, and a friend started playing guitar and banjo on the Washington State Ferry MV Kaleetan on their way to Port Townsend. In time, their fame grew, and the legend of the Ferryboat Musicians began. Now a practicing therapist, Al Levy has written about the experience and joins contributor Alexander Watson to talk about Blue Water Bluegrass: The Ferryboat Musicians.

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A commentary from Alexander Watson (author of River Queens: Saucy boat, stout mates, spotted dog, America) titled “Gay Pride and Rosa Parks.”

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For Mother’s Day: Alexander Watson, author of River Queens: Saucy boat, stout mates, spotted dog, America, shares a special story about his mom.