classical music http://kalw.org en A musician, going deaf, fights for a life in music http://kalw.org/post/musician-going-deaf-fights-life-music <p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p></p><p dir="ltr" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;">&nbsp;</p><p dir="ltr" id="docs-internal-guid-d3ecc5aa-59b1-e6cc-66e3-b3732b92498e" style="line-height:1.15;margin-top:0pt;margin-bottom:0pt;"><span style="font-size: 15px; font-family: Arial; vertical-align: baseline; background-color: transparent;">From the moment Sandy Mix wakes up in the morning, she is thinking about music. Over coffee, she plans the day’s lessons.</span></p><p></p> Mon, 21 Jul 2014 18:02:11 +0000 Rachel Wong 46865 at http://kalw.org A musician, going deaf, fights for a life in music Revolutions Per Minute http://kalw.org/post/revolutions-minute <p>The new name for "Then &amp; Now" with host Sarah Cahill.&nbsp; "<span class="il">Revolutions</span> <span class="il">Per</span> Minute" speaks to the musical <span class="il">revolutions</span> of Beethoven, Stravinsky, and John Cage, among others, and evokes the 33 rpms many of us treasure, whether we're sentimentalists or audiophiles. Thu, 04 Jul 2013 15:27:17 +0000 David Latulippe 29663 at http://kalw.org Revolutions Per Minute Then And Now http://kalw.org/post/then-and-now <p>Kevin Vance sitting in for Sarah Cahill, will play guitar music of Fernando Sor, piano music of Robert Schumann, A Mozart string quartet and a Bach Cello suite. &nbsp;We'll also hear some 20th century music from William Kraft and Philip Glass.</p> Fri, 24 May 2013 20:38:45 +0000 Kevin Vance 27746 at http://kalw.org Then And Now Traditional & Contemporary Opera ~ February in Classical Music http://kalw.org/post/traditional-contemporary-opera-february-classical-music <DIV> <P>This week on <EM>Open Air</EM>, host David Latulippe talks with Nicole Paiement, director of Opera Parallèle, which is presenting Ainadamar, the 2003 opera opera&nbsp; by Osvaldo Golijov, inspired by the confrontation between poet Federico García Lorca and the Fascist regime during the Spanish Civil War, and with&nbsp;Andrew Whitfield, assistant conductor and chorus master of Opera San Jose, which is presenting Verdi's "Il Trovatore in a massive production inspired by Game of Thrones."&nbsp; For the first Thursday of the month, SF Chronicle music critic Joshua Kosman offers a preview Wed, 06 Feb 2013 00:40:35 +0000 David Latulippe 22717 at http://kalw.org Traditional & Contemporary Opera ~ February in Classical Music Queerly Classical music with the Bay Area Rainbow Symphony http://kalw.org/post/queerly-classical-music-bay-area-rainbow-symphony <p>Spring into summer with the Bay Area Rainbow Symphony (BARS)!&nbsp; Eric Jansen&#39;s guests on&nbsp;this live edition of&nbsp;Out in the Bay are BARS principal clarinetist Susan Barnes; and San Francisco Opera violinist and Oakland East Bay Symphony co-concertmaster Dawn Harms (pictured), who is featured guest soloist for BARS&#39; March 24 concert. They&#39;ll play selections from upcoming BARS concerts and tell us about this four-year-old LGBT community orchestra that&#39;s been called &quot;a breath of fresh air&quot; in the Bay Area classical music scene.</p> Wed, 14 Mar 2012 23:11:22 +0000 Eric Jansen 7497 at http://kalw.org Queerly Classical music with the Bay Area Rainbow Symphony