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.

Ways to Connect

Tune in to the full 2016-17 season of the Berkeley Symphony, Monday evenings in May at 9pm, hosted by David Latulippe.

Pamper your dog today! Today is Thursday, April 27, 2017 the 147th day of the year with 248 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:18am
  • Sunset: 7:57pm...giving us 13 hours and 38 minutes of daylight.  It’s a New Moon, none of it will be visible.

Thank you, Frederick Law Olmstead (1822-1903), for Prospect Park in Brooklyn, and Happy Birthday!

Today is Wednesday, April 26, 2017 the 146th day of the year with 249 days remaining.

Sunrise: 6:19am  

Sunset: 7:56pm

...giving us 13 hours and 34 minutes of daylight.  None of the moon will be visible, it’s new!

Happy Birthday Ella Fitzgerald (1917-1996)! Enjoy special centennery remembrances during Morning Edition and All Things Considered today...

Today is Tuesday, April 25, 2017 the 145th day of the year with 250 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:21am
  • Sunset: 7:55pm

...giving us 13 hours and 32 minutes of daylight.  9% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 6:05pm

It's Pigs-in-a-Blanket Day!  Today is Monday, April 24, 2017 the 144th day of the year with 251 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:41am  
  • Sunset: 7:41pm

...giving us 13 hours and 32 minutes of daylight.  97% of the waning moon will be visible, rising at 7:24pm.
 

Tides at the Golden Gate

  Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Guests:

Shane Bauer, award winning senior reporter at Mother Jones

Wes Enzinna, senior editor and writer at Mother Jones

It's Lima Bean Appreciation Day!  

Today is Thursday, April 20, 2017 the 109th day of the year with 255 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:27am  
  • Sunset: 7:50pm

...giving us 13 hours and 23 minutes of daylight.  46% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 1:46pm.

It's National Garlic Day!  Today is Wednesday, April 19, 2017 the 108th day of the year with 256 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:28am  
  • Sunset: 7:50pm

...giving us 13 hours and 21 minutes of daylight.  56% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 12:48pm.

Today is Tuesday, April 18, 2017 the 107th day of the year with 257 days remaining. Funny man Conan O'Brien turns 54 today!

  • Sunrise: 6:30am  
  • Sunset: 7:49pm

...giving us  13 hours and 19 minutes of daylight.  65% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 11:53am.

It's Bat Appreciation Day!  Today is Monday, April 17, 2017 the 106 day of the year with 258 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:31am  
  • Sunset: 7:48pm

...giving us 13 hours and 16 minutes of daylight.  74% of the waning moon will be visible, rising at 12:48am.

It's Scrabble Day!  Today is Thursday, April 13th, 2017 the 103rd day of the year with 262 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:37am  
  • Sunset: 7:44pm

...giving us 13 hours and 7 minutes of daylight.  97% of the now slowly waning moon will be visible, rising at 10:12pm

Enjoy Grilled Cheese Sandwich Day!  Today is Wednesday, April 12th, 2017 the 102nd day of the year with 263 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:38am  
  • Sunset: 7:43pm

...giving us 13 hours and 5 minutes of daylight.  99% of the moon will be visible, rising at 9:17pm

The Elks Club was organized on this day in 1876.  Today is Tuesday, April 11th, 2017 the 101st day of the year with 264 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:40am  
  • Sunset: 7:42pm

...giving us 13 hours and 2 minutes of daylight.  99% of the waxing moon will be visible, rising at 8:21pm

Celebrate ASPCA Day!  Today is Monday, April 10th, 2017 the 100th day of the year with 265 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:41am  
  • Sunset: 7:41pm

...giving us 13 hours of daylight.  97% of the waxing moon will be visible, rising at 7:24pm

Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

Guests:

Borzou Daragahi, Middle East correspondent for BuzzFeed News 

Chris McGreal, senior writer for the Guardian US

Peter Waldman, investigative reporter with Bloomberg

Celebrate California Poppies Day today, Thursday, April 6, 2017 - the 96th day of the year with 269 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:47am  
  • Sunset: 7:38pm

...giving us 12 hours and 50 minutes of daylight.  71% of the moon will be visible, rising at 3:26pm.

Today is Wednesday, April 5, 2017 the 95th day of the year with 270 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:48am  
  • Sunset: 7:37pm

...giving us 12 hours and 48 minutes of daylight.  61% of the waxing moon will be visible, rising at 2:24pm.

Today is Tuesday, April 4, 2017 the 94th day of the year with 271 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:50am  
  • Sunset: 7:36pm

Today is Monday, April 3, 2017 the 93rd day of the year with 272 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:51am  
  • Sunset: 7:35pm

...giving us 12 hours and 43 minutes of daylight.  39% of the waxing moon will be visible, setting at 1:59am

Today is Thursday, March 30th, 2017 the 90th day of the year with 276 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:57am  
  • Sunset: 7:31pm

...giving us 12 hours and 34 minutes of daylight.  4% of the waxing moon will be visible, setting at 10:47pm

Today is Wednesday, March 29th, 2017 the 89th day of the year with 277 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 6:59am  
  • Sunset: 7:30pm

...giving us 12 hours and 31 minutes of daylight.  0% of the new moon will be visible.

Today is Tuesday, March 28th, 2017 the 88th day of the year with 278 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:00am  
  • Sunset: 7:29pm

Today is Monday, March 27, 2017, the 87th day of the year with 279 days remaining.

Sunrise: 7:02am  

Sunset: 7:28pm

...giving us 12 hours and 26 minutes of daylight.  2% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 7:19pm

Today is Thursday, March 23, 2017 the 81st day of the year with 283 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:08am  
  • Sunset: 7:25pm

...giving us 12 hours and 17 minutes of daylight.  29% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 3:02pm

Today is Wednesday, March 22, 2017 the 80th day of the year with 284 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:10am  
  • Sunset: 7:24pm

Today is Tuesday, March 21, 2017 the 80th day of the year with 285 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:11am  
  • Sunset: 7:23pm

...giving us 12 hours and 12 minutes of daylight.  48% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 1:11pm

Today is Monday, March 20, 2017 the 79th day of the year with 286 days remaining.  Vernal Equinox at 3:28am...it's SPRING!

  • Sunrise: 7:13am  
  • Sunset: 7:22pm

...giving us 12 hours and 9 minutes of daylight.  58% of the waning moon will be visible, setting at 12:22pm

  Rose Aguilar and her guests discuss journalism that stood out this week.

This week's guests:

Addie Schulte, freelance journalist based in Amsterdam

Roque Planas, national reporter for the Huffington Post covering Latin American and Latino issues

Today is Friday, March 17, 2017 the 76th day of the year with 289 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:17am
  • Sunset: 7:19pm

Today is Thursday, March 16, 2017, the 75th day of the year with 290 days remaining.

  • Sunrise: 7:19am
  • Sunset: 7:18pm

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