Galax Quartet http://kalw.org en Today's Local Music: Galax Quartet http://kalw.org/post/todays-local-music-galax-quartet <div>The music you’re hearing now is by the <a href="http://www.galaxquartet.org/Galax/Home.html">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="http://www.stjohnsberkeley.org/" style="line-height: 1.5;">St. Thu, 30 Jan 2014 21:26:25 +0000 Steven Short 39081 at http://kalw.org Today's Local Music: Galax Quartet Galax Quartet - live! ~ Pianist Daniil Trifonov ~ Remembering Folk Singer Pete Seeger http://kalw.org/post/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="http://www.galaxquartet.org/Galax/Home.html">Galax Quartet</a> with contralto <a href="http://new.karenrclark.com/">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="http://www.sfems.org/">San Francisco Early Music Society</a>; Russian pianist <a href="http://www.daniiltrifonov.com/">Daniil Trifonov</a> shares details about his performances this week with the <a href="http://www.sfsymphony.org/">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 http://kalw.org Galax Quartet - live! ~ Pianist Daniil Trifonov ~ Remembering Folk Singer Pete Seeger