Alicia Polendey

Weekend Announcer

Alicia was born and raised in Southern Oregon. A native of Eagle Point, she is a graduate of Southern Oregon University with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Music Education. She began her career in radio as a sound board operator during her first years of college. As a classical music lover and supporter of local radio, Jefferson Public Radio piqued her interest. In 2010, she joined the JPR staff as the weekend host of First Concert and Siskiyou Music Hall.

In between her weekend classical music shows, Alicia can be found practicing piano. Her favorite composers include Johannes Brahms, Claude Debussy, and Ralph Vaughan Williams.

Siskiyou Music Hall Sunday

We don't rest on weekends.  JPR's classical music for a Sunday afternoon includes a mix of favorites from the repertoire including some of the major and minor symphonic works, plus a healthy dose of lesser known composers and pieces.

Siskiyou Music Hall Saturday

We don't rest on weekends.  JPR's classical music for a Saturday afternoon includes a mix of favorites from the repertoire and a healthy dose of lesser known composers and pieces. We'll meet you right after the conclusion of our Saturday opera.

First Concert Saturday

JPR's classical music for a relaxing Saturday morning, including a mix of favorites from the repertoire and a healthy dose of lesser known composers and pieces. We'll bring you right up to the opening curtain of our Saturday morning opera.