David Latulippe

Announcer, Arts & Cultural Host

David Latulippe is a voice actor as well as a vocalist, flutist and piccolo player.  He has been heard in various orchestral and chamber music settings with the Bay Area Rainbow Symphony, the Peninsula Symphony Orchestra, Golden Gate Opera, the San Francisco Concerto Orchestra and the BC Orchestra, and has performed internationally as soloist and with orchestras in Austria, Ireland and Taiwan.  He has also narrated such children’s classics as Peter & the Wolf and Tubby the Tuba.

While living in New York, David was heard on New York City’s signature public radio station, WNYC, as host for news and classical music programs.  He was music consultant to director Mike Nichols, for his HBO productions of Wit and Angels in America.  Recent commercial work include on and off-camera projects for Roundtable Pizza, RadioShack, Yahoo! and the Marin Dreamhouse Raffle, among others.

For KALW, David is an announcer and administrator and was co-founding producer of Out in the Bay.  He has hosted and produced From the Conservatory, Music from Mills, and Music at Menlo, and is principal guest host for Then & Now.  He is currently host of Open Air, Explorations in Music, and the Berkeley Symphony broadcasts.

David lives in San Francisco with his partner of 25 years, Ronn Seely, and a ceaselessly entertaining cat named Midge.  Visit his website.



Mon February 16, 2015
KALW Almanac

Monday, February 16, 2015

What's not to love about National Almond Day!

47th day of 2015

  • Sunrise:  6:58am
  • Sunset: 5:50pm
  • Moonrise: 4:56am, 14% visible
  • Moonset: 3:36pm

Today’s Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High: 8:53am/10:35pm
  • Low: 2:38am/3:32pm

This Week, celebrate/commemorate/honor...

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Sun February 15, 2015
Arts & Culture

KALW Special: An Hour with Sandip Roy & Richard Rodriguez

Kolkata, India-based Sandip Roy, writer/journalist/blogger and former host of Your Call, is back in town to promote his first novel, "Don't Let Him Know."  This conversation with Richard Rodriguez was recorded at Kepler's in Menlo Park. (City Visions returns next week.)

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Fri January 23, 2015

Your Call Weekly Kudos: January 23, 2015

Every week on Your Call's Friday Media Roundtable, we ask the journalists on our panel to recommend great reporting they've seen this week.

This week we spoke with:


David Cay Johnston, Pulitzer Prize winning investigative reporter, editor of the anthology “Divided: The Perils of Our Growing Inequality

Mark Seibel, chief of correspondents for McClatchy Newspapers

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Fri January 16, 2015

Remembering Vincent Harding ~ Monday at 7pm

Civil rights veteran Vincent Harding is remembered by “On Being” host Krista Tippett. Harding, who passed away last May at the age of 82, had a long lens of wisdom on how social change happens. He believed America is still a developing nation when it comes to creating a multi-religious, multi-racial democracy, and spent recent decades bringing young people into creative contact with elders and civil rights veterans.  Monday, 1/19 at 7pm.


Tue January 13, 2015
KALW Almanac

Tuesday, January 13, 2015

It's Rubber Ducky Day!
  • Sunrise: 7:25am
  • Sunset: 5:13pm

55% of the waning moon is visible, setting at 11:53am.

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High: 5:13am/5:54pm
  • Low: 11:56am/11:04pm

Special Celebrations Today…

  • Defenders of Freedom Day - Lithuania
  • Liberation Day - Togo
  • St. Melania’s Day - Ukraine
  • Orthodox New Year - Serbia

And on the more...creative...side, it's also...

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