Open Air http://kalw.org en Dresher Ensemble ~ Jeffrey Siegel ~ Bay Area Dance Week http://kalw.org/post/dresher-ensemble-jeffrey-siegel-bay-area-dance-week <div><p>This week, pianist Jeffrey Siegel returns to talk about his latest Keyboard Conversation project:&nbsp; “The Romanticism of the Russian Soul”; Wayne Hazzard &amp; Dudley Flores share details about Bay Area Dance Week, and Paul Dresher and Amy X Neuberg talk about their upcoming concert at the ODC Theater.&nbsp; <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe ~ 4/17/14 at 1pm.</strong></p></div><p></p> Tue, 15 Apr 2014 18:00:48 +0000 David Latulippe 42421 at http://kalw.org Dresher Ensemble ~ Jeffrey Siegel ~ Bay Area Dance Week AXIS Dance ~ SF Wind Ensemble ~Switchboard Music Festival ~ Mobius Guitar Trio Live http://kalw.org/post/axis-dance-sf-wind-ensemble-switchboard-music-festival-mobius-guitar-trio-live <div><p>This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks to&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Judy Smith,&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Artistic Director and co-founder of </span><a href="http://axisdance.org" style="line-height: 1.5;">AXIS Dance Company</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, and choreographer Linda K. Johnson about the AXIS 2014 Home Season;&nbsp;we hear live music from&nbsp;the </span><a href="http://mobiustrio.com">Mobius</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> guitar trio, part of&nbsp;the <a href="http://www.switchboardmusic.com">Switchboard</a> Music Festival line-up, and festival co-director Annie Philips talks about the Festival and some of the other performers; conductor <a href="http://www.seggelke.info/wordpress/">Martin </a></span><a href="http://www.seggelke.info/wordpress/">Seggelke</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> returns to talk about the <a href="http://www.sfwindensemble.org">San Francisco Wind Ensemble’</a>s last concert of the season; and Peter Robinson helps us celebrate Shakespeare’s birthday, including a preview of this year’s <a href="http://www.osfashland.org/en.aspx">Oregon Shakespeare Festival</a>.&nbsp; </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on Thursday April 10, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime.&nbsp;</strong></p><p><strong> Thu, 10 Apr 2014 17:51:19 +0000 David Latulippe 42204 at http://kalw.org AXIS Dance ~ SF Wind Ensemble ~Switchboard Music Festival ~ Mobius Guitar Trio Live Hamlet ~ Britten & Auden ~ Hope Mohr ~ Kosman's Music Picks http://kalw.org/post/hamlet-britten-auden-hope-mohr-kosmans-music-picks <div><p>This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks to&nbsp; actors John Fisher and Donald Currie about their respective roles as Benjamin Britten and W.H. Auden in “<a href="http://www.therhino.org/index.html">The Habit of Art</a>” at Theatre Rhinoceros;&nbsp; Kevin Burke shares his directorial debut experience with “<a href="http://truepennyhamlet.blogspot.com/">Hamlet</a>” currently at the Alcove Theater in San Francisco. He’ll be joined by <a href="http://timgahan1.com/">Tim Gahan</a>, the actor playing Prince Hamlet, and Rob Zimmerman, director of the Beverly Hills Playhouse, San Francisco.&nbsp; <a href="http://hopemohr.org/">Hope Mohr</a>, one of the Bay Area's best contemporary dance makers, talks about her <a href="http://hopemohr.org/hmd-spring-home-season-2014/">home season </a>at ODC, and San Francisco Chronicle's classical music critic Joshua Kosman offers his music picks for the month of April.&nbsp; <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on April 3, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime...</strong></p><p></p><p><strong> Wed, 02 Apr 2014 19:52:12 +0000 David Latulippe 41835 at http://kalw.org Hamlet ~ Britten & Auden ~ Hope Mohr ~ Kosman's Music Picks Blomstedt Returns ~ 'Wittenberg' at the Aurora ~ Adlers in Recital http://kalw.org/post/blomstedt-returns-wittenberg-aurora-adlers-recital <p>This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks to actors Dan Hiatt and Michael Stevenson, along with director Josh Costello, about the witty play '<a href="https://www.auroratheatre.org/index.php?option=com_theatre&amp;view=show&amp;id=34">Wittenberg</a>' at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley;&nbsp; <a href="http://sfopera.com/About/People/Sheri-Greenawald.aspx">Sheri Greenawald</a>, director of the <a href="http://sfopera.com/Opera-Center.aspx">San Francisco Opera Center</a>, discusses the upcoming Schwabacher Recitals involving singers from the <a href="http://merola.org/">Merola </a>Opera Program; and <a href="https://www.sfsymphony.org/">San Francisco Symphony</a>'s Conductor Laureate Herbert Blomstedt talks about his return to Davies Symphony Hall for <a href="https://www.sfsymphony.org/Buy-Tickets/2013-2014/Blomstedt-and-Carey-Bell.aspx">concerts </a>which include Nielsen's Clarinet Concerto and Bruckner's Fourth Symphony. Regular contributor Peter Robinson shines his light on some recent and upcoming cultural offerings. <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on March 27, 2014. Listen now or anytime.</strong></p><p><strong> Thu, 27 Mar 2014 00:17:10 +0000 David Latulippe 41527 at http://kalw.org Blomstedt Returns ~ 'Wittenberg' at the Aurora ~ Adlers in Recital Bauer by Gunderson ~ Bones from Dresher ~ ODC & Jenkins Dance http://kalw.org/post/bauer-gunderson-bones-dresher-odc-jenkins-dance <div><p>This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks with San Francisco choreographer Margaret Jenkins and her long-time collaborator composer <a href="http://www.dresherensemble.org/">Paul Dresher, </a>about the 40<sup>th</sup> Anniversary Season of the <a href="http://www.mjdc.org/performances.html">Margaret Jenkins Dance Company </a>at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts;&nbsp; Artistic Directors KT Nelson and Brenda Way discuss the <a href="http://odcdance.org/performance.php?param=1">ODC Downtown season</a>, also at Yerba Buena;&nbsp; San Francisco playwright <a href="http://laurengunderson.com/">Lauren Gunderson </a>returns to KALW to share details about the <a href="https://sfplayhouse.org/sfph/bauer/">SF Playhouse world premiere of her play <em>Bauer</em></a>, which tells the fascinating story of early abstract painter <a href="http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Rudolf_Bauer_%28artist%29">Rudolf Bauer </a>(1889-1953), a major influence on modern artists like Jackson Pollock and Willem de Kooning. Gunderson is joined by San Francisco gallery owner <a href="http://www.weinstein.com/">Rowland Weinstein</a>, who represents the Bauer estate and currently shows the <a href="http://www.weinstein.com/bauer/rudolf-bauer.html">exhibit </a><em>The Realm of the Spirit - a retrospective of Rudolf Bauer; </em>and regular contributor Dianne Keogh offers a few cultural reviews and highlights.&nbsp; <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on March 20, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime...</strong> Thu, 20 Mar 2014 19:04:31 +0000 David Latulippe 41223 at http://kalw.org Bauer by Gunderson ~ Bones from Dresher ~ ODC & Jenkins Dance