Galax Quartet en Today's Local Music: Galax Quartet <div>The music you’re hearing now is by the <a href="">Galax Quartet</a>. This Bay Area group is modeled after 18th Century string quartets, but they also commission new music, some of which they’ll be playing this weekend.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The </span>Galax<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> Quartet will be performing on Saturday, February </span>1st<span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;at </span><a href="" style="line-height: 1.5;">St. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:26:25 +0000 Steven Short 39081 at Today's Local Music: Galax Quartet Galax Quartet - live! ~ Pianist Daniil Trifonov ~ Remembering Folk Singer Pete Seeger <p>This week on Open Air with host David Latulippe, a live studio performance by the <a href="">Galax Quartet</a> with contralto <a href="">Karen Clark</a>; this weekend they are performing a program that pairs avant-garde music from the 16th century with new music, for the <a href="">San Francisco Early Music Society</a>; Russian pianist <a href="">Daniil Trifonov</a> shares details about his performances this week with the <a href="">San Francisco Symphony</a>;&nbsp;Dianne Keogh offers her take on some recent cultural happenings; plus, regular contributor Peter Robinson covers the latest filmed Jack Ryan thriller and offers a personal memory of American folk singer and activist Pete Seeger, who passed away earlier this week at age 94.&nbsp; <strong>Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on&nbsp;Thursday January 30, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime.&nbsp;</strong></p><p> Thu, 30 Jan 2014 00:42:35 +0000 David Latulippe 39040 at Galax Quartet - live! ~ Pianist Daniil Trifonov ~ Remembering Folk Singer Pete Seeger