Rosanna Gamson http://kalw.org en Scheherazade, Hitchcock, Herrmann, and Halloween http://kalw.org/post/scheherazade-hitchcock-herrmann-and-halloween <p>This week, host David Latulippe talks&nbsp;with <a href="http://www.rosannagamsonworldwide.org/">Rosanna Gamson</a>, creator of '<a href="https://www.odcdance.org/performance.php?param=136">Layla Means Night</a>', a provocative new work based on the Scheherazade legend that creates a Middle Eastern haunted house over all three floors of ODC Theater. The original score is created&nbsp;by Persian master musicians Houman Pourmehdi and Pirayeh Pourafar, who will be performing live in the studio, together with singer Alireza Shahmohammadi. Plus, conductor <a href="http://www.joshuagersen.com/">Joshua Gersen </a>and producer and journalist Steven C. Smith, who is an expert on film composer&nbsp;Bernard Herrmann,&nbsp;&nbsp;discuss&nbsp;live performances by the San Francisco Symphony accompanying&nbsp;classic Hitchcock films.&nbsp; And Peter Robinson offers some background on the Halloween holiday and traditions.&nbsp; <strong>Open Air, originally broadcast on Thursday October 31 -Halloween- at 1pm. Listen now or anytime. Mon, 28 Oct 2013 22:13:32 +0000 David Latulippe 35081 at http://kalw.org Scheherazade, Hitchcock, Herrmann, and Halloween