Stern Grove Festival http://kalw.org en Blues legend Sugar Pie DeSanto still hits the high notes http://kalw.org/post/blues-legend-sugar-pie-desanto-still-hits-high-notes <p></p><p>She began winning talent shows up and down Fillmore Street at 18, when she weighed just 85 pounds, wore size 3 shoes and went by her given name, Umpeylia Marsema Balinton.&nbsp;</p><p> Fri, 11 Jul 2014 05:33:38 +0000 Hana Baba & Produced by Ashleyanne Krigbaum 46406 at http://kalw.org Blues legend Sugar Pie DeSanto still hits the high notes Party on Open Air for Bay Area Arts ~ Sacred & Profane ~ Joana Carneiro ~ Stern Grove ~ Seminar http://kalw.org/post/party-open-air-bay-area-arts-sacred-profane-joana-carneiro-stern-grove-seminar <div><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">This week, during the Public Radio Party Edition of Open Air, host David </span>Latulippe<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> talks with </span><a href="http://www.rebeccaseeman.com/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Rebecca Seeman</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, director of Chamber Chorus </span><a href="http://www.sacredprofane.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Sacred &amp; Profane</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, about their upcoming Spring concert, which is a tribute to the late and great Swedish choral conductor Eric </span>Ericson<span style="line-height: 1.5;">; also stopping by is&nbsp;</span><a href="http://www.berkeleysymphony.org/about/administration/music_director/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Joana Carneiro</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">, music director of the </span><a href="http://www.berkeleysymphony.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Berkeley Symphony</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">; and Steven Haines, executive director of </span><a href="http://www.sterngrove.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Stern Grove Festival</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> will talk about the upcoming season of Grove offerings; and director </span><a href="http://www.sjsu.edu/theatrearts/faculty_staff/directory/amy_glazer/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Amy Glazer</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;"> shares her vision of “</span><a href="http://sfplayhouse.org/sfph/seminar/" style="line-height: 1.5;">Seminar</a><span style="line-height: 1.5;">” currently at the San Francisco Playhouse.&nbsp; Plus, regular contributor and critic-at-large Peter Robinson offers some cultural reviews and a preview of the Tiburon Film Festival.&nbsp; </span><strong style="line-height: 1.5;">Open Air on KALW, originally broadcast on May 8, 2014; listen now or anytime...</strong></p><p><strong> Thu, 08 May 2014 16:40:28 +0000 David Latulippe 43482 at http://kalw.org Party on Open Air for Bay Area Arts ~ Sacred & Profane ~ Joana Carneiro ~ Stern Grove ~ Seminar Alice in Wunderworld ~ Stern Grove ~ Summer & the Symphony http://kalw.org/post/alice-wunderworld-stern-grove-summer-symphony <div><p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 22:45:45 +0000 David Latulippe 29879 at http://kalw.org Alice in Wunderworld ~ Stern Grove ~ Summer & the Symphony Today's Local Music: The Stone Foxes http://kalw.org/post/todays-local-music-stone-foxes <p><span style="font-family: Arial, sans-serif; font-size: small; white-space: pre-wrap; ">The 75th season of San Francisco&rsquo;s <a href="http://www.sterngrove.org/">Stern Grove Festival</a> is underway, and this Sunday&rsquo;s (07.01) show should have the audience on its feet. The opening act is our featured local music of the day, the feel-good San Francisco band, <a href="http://thestonefoxes.com">The Stone Foxes</a>. They&rsquo;ll be followed by the legendary Preservation Hall Jazz Band from New Orleans. Tickets are &ndash; well, tickets aren&rsquo;t necessary. Just show up! Wed, 27 Jun 2012 19:53:36 +0000 News Producer 12784 at http://kalw.org Today's Local Music: The Stone Foxes