David Latulippe

Announcer, Arts & Cultural Host

David Latulippe is host of Open Air, KALW's weekly radio magazine of the performing arts, as well as for Explorations in Music, and the Berkeley Symphony broadcasts.   He has also hosted and produced the radio series From the Conservatory, Music from Mills, and Music at Menlo, and is principal guest host for Revolutions Per Minute. 

In addition to work in radio and voiceover, he is 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 Oracle, Cisco, Roundtable Pizza, RadioShack, Yahoo!, and the Marin Dreamhouse Raffle, among others.

David lives in San Francisco with his partner of 28 years, Ronn Seely, and two ceaselessly entertaining cats named Midge and Steve.  Visit his website.

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This week David talks with conductor Edwin Outwater about the San Francisco Symphony's "Summer with the Symphony" concert offerings - you'll also hear about this week's symphony performances of Mahler's "Symphony No. 2" from the two vocal soloists involved, mezzo Kelley O'Connor and soprano Karina Gauvin;

Host Dana Rodriguez is joined by teacher Laury Fischer and author Gerry Nachman this week.

This week, a talk with pianist Yefim Bronfman about his concerts this week with the San Francisco Symphony ; we learn about the Aurora Theatre production of “Master Harold…and the boys” from its director, Timothy Near; James Sofranko from the San Francisco Ballet talks about the new dance company he created, SFDanceworks ; and soprano Irene Roberts talks about her title role in the provocative production of “Carmen” at the San Francisco Opera . Open Air with David Latulippe ~ 6...

175th day of 2016, 191 days remaining Sunrise: 5:49am Sunset: 8:36pm, giving us 14 hours and 47 minutes of daylight

Moderator Dana Rodriguez is joined this week by teacher Pauline Tajchman and author Gerry Nachman.

169 th day of 2016, 197 days remain Sunrise: 5: 48am Sunset: 8:34pm, giving us 14 hours and 47 minutes of daylight

This week, a visit with the legendary Ben Vereen, who has a solo show at Feinstein’s at the Nikko this week. You’ll also hear about the many offerings at this year’s FURY Factory Festival of Ensemble & Devised Theater , about ACT’s world-premiere production of “Crack. Rumble. Fly.: The Bayview Stories Project’ as part of the Bayview Festival , and Senior Programmer for Frameline talks about Frameline40 "The King of Queer Film Festivals." Open Air with David Latulippe ~ 6/16/16 <...

Moderator Dana Rodriguez is joined this week by author Gerry Nachman and (recently retired) teacher Laury Fischer.

We turn to music in difficult times...what brings you solace? In addition to sharing details about their latest musical projects and in light of the Orlando tragedy, I'll put that question to my guests on "Revolutions Per Minute." musicians Paul Dresher, Amy X Neuberg, and Hannah Addario-Berry, as I sit in this evening for Sarah Cahill from 8-10pm. If you'd like to share your own musical selections, feel free to email me or post to our KALW Facebook page . -David Latulippe

160th day of 2016, 206 days remain Sunrise : 5:48am Sunset : 8:31pm

Moderator Dana Rodriguez is joined by author Gerry Nachman and the San Francisco Chronicle's Music Critic, Joshua Kosman.

155 th day of 2016, 211 days remain Sunrise: 5:49am Sunset: 8:28pm, giving us 14 hours & 39 minutes of daylight today Moonrise: 4:56am, 7% visible, waning Moonset: 6:59pm

Moderator Dana Rodriguez is joined this week by author Gerry Nachman and teacher Pauline Tajchman.

148 th day of 2016, 218 days remain Sunrise: 5:51 Sunset: 8:23pm, giving us 14 hours & 31 minutes of daylight, increasing daily Moonset: 11:09am Moonrise: 12:20am, 77% of the waning moon will be visible

This week, host Dana Rodriguez is joined by and teachers Pauline Tajchman & Laury Fischer, and San Francisco Chronicle Music Critic, Joshua Kosman .

141 st day of 2016, 225 days remain Sunrise: 5:55am Sunset: 8:18pm Moonset: 5:30am, rising at 7:20pm with 96% visible, waxing toward Saturday’s Full “Blue Moon”

134 th day of 2016, 232 days remain Sunrise: 6: 01am Sunset: 8: 12pm

Moderator Dana Rodriguez is joined by teacher Laury Fischer this week.

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. Guests: Kevin Hall, chief economics correspondent for McClatchy Newspapers Kareem Shaheen, Middle East correspondent for the Guardian Guests: Kevin Hal

127 th day of 2016, 239 days remain Sunrise: 6:08am Sunset: 8: 05pm Moonrise: 6:20am (1% visible, waning – new moon at 12:32pm!) Moonset : 8: 13pm Tides at the Golden Gate High: 12:35pm Low: 5:45am/5:41pm Special Celebrations around the world today include… Army Day - Bulgaria Martyr's Day – Lebanon...

Monday, May 2 at 9pm: The Berkeley Symphony ’s season opening concert from 10/14/15. Music Director Joana Carneiro with Ravel’s “Bolero,” “Laterna Magica” by Finnish composer Kaija Saariaho, and Hector Berlioz’s song cycle “Les nuits d'été” sung by Simone Osborne.
Monday, May 9 at 9pm: The U.S. premiere of “Fachwerk” by Russian composer Sofia Gubaidulina, featuring bayan (classical accordion) player Geir Draugsvoll, brass works by Italian Renaissance composer Giovanni Gabrieli, and...

Moderator Dana Rodriguez with panelists Leah Garchik of the San Francisco Chronicle, author Gerry Nachman, and comedian/voice actor Bob Sarlatte.

This week, educator Laury Fischer and auther Gerry Nachman join moderator Dana Rodriguez.

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. Guests: Rafia Zakaria , journalist, writer, and the author of “The Upstairs Wife: An Intimate History of Pakistan.” Meaghan Winter, freelance journalist Jodi Jacobson, editor in Chief of Rewire

The San Francisco Chronicle's Music Critic, Joshua Kosman, and author Gerry Nachman join moderator Dana Rodriguez this week.

Moderator Dana Rodriguez with panelists Gerry Nachmann and Leah Garchik.

71st day of 2016, 295 days remaining. Justice denied (his 80th birthday). Sunrise: 6:26am Sunset: 6:14pm 4% of the waxing moon will be visible tonight.

70th day of 2016, 296 days remaining. Happy Birthday, you Mad Man, you! (Jon Hamm 1971) Sunrise: 6:27am Sunset: 6:13pm No moon tonight…it’s new to me!

64th day of 2016, 302 days remaining. Thank you, EMILE BERLINER, for inventing the microphone on this date in 1877. Sunrise: 6:36am Sunset: 6:07pm 31% of the waning moon will be visible tonight.

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