benjamin britten http://kalw.org en 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 Explorations in Music ~ The String Quartet in a Time of War http://kalw.org/post/explorations-music-string-quartet-time-war <div>The Alexander String&nbsp;<span style="line-height: 1.5;">Quartet and Dr. Robert Greenberg</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;examine the String Quartet in a time of War - featuring the&nbsp;</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">music of Benjamin </span>Britten<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> and his contemporaries. &nbsp;Hosted by David Latulippe. &nbsp;<strong>Mondays at 9pm.</strong></span></div> Sat, 02 Nov 2013 15:09:45 +0000 David Latulippe 35335 at http://kalw.org Explorations in Music ~ The String Quartet in a Time of War Oboe Virtuosity ~ Robert Greenberg ~ Smuin Ballet http://kalw.org/post/oboe-virtuosity-robert-greenberg-smuin-ballet <div><p><em>Update, 2/28/13:&nbsp; Bill Bennett collapsed on stage during the final performance of the Strauss "Oboe Concerto" on Saturday.&nbsp; It is with a heavy, heavy, heart that I now report his passing, <a href="http://www.sfsymphony.org/About-Us/Press-Room">as announced by the San Francisco Symphony</a>. -David</em>&nbsp;&nbsp; (My talk with him happens at @45min into the linked audio of Open Air from 2/21/13.)</p> Wed, 20 Feb 2013 16:46:40 +0000 David Latulippe 23363 at http://kalw.org Oboe Virtuosity ~ Robert Greenberg ~ Smuin Ballet