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.



Tue November 25, 2014
Arts & Culture

Third Coast Radio Festival ~ Thanksiving Day from Noon - 2pm

The best of the best in new radio, winners of the Third Coast Festival Competition.  Award-winning writer, producer and humorist Gwen Macsai is host.  You’ll also hear interviews with winning producers and excerpts from the Third Coast Awards Ceremony, hosted by Roman Mars. 


Mon November 10, 2014
KALW Almanac

Monday, November 10, 2014

Sesame Street debuted on this day in 1969!
  • Potosi Local Festival - Bolivia
  • Area Code Day
  • Marine Corps Birthday
  • Sesame Street Day
  • World Orphans Day
  • World Science Day for Peace and Development
  • National Vanilla Cupcake Day
  • St. Tryphon, the patron of gardeners, is celebrated today

Sunrise:  6:45am 

Sunset: 5:02pm

Tides at the Golden Gate

  • High - 2:24am/1:01pm   
  • Low - 7:09am/7:48pm

On this day in...

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Mon November 3, 2014

Remembering Car Talk's Tom Magliozzi

Tom Magliozzi (1937-2014)
Richard Howard

This week, NPR lost a close member of the family. Tom Magliozzi, co-host of Car Talk, passed away at age 77 from complications of Alzheimer's Disease. On this week's special edition of Car Talk, Ray Magliozzi will honor his older brother with his own memories, and his favorite Tom moments from the show.  Saturday, November 8 at 9am on KALW.

Read Susan Stamberg's remembrance here.

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Fri October 31, 2014
KALW Almanac

Friday, October 31, 2014

  • 304th day of 2014, 61 remaining
  • Sunrise: 7:35am  
  • Sunset: 6:12pm
  • Moonrise: 2:23pm, 46% visible
  • Tides at the Golden Gate - High: 7:08am/6:21pm  Low: 12:34pm


Other special celebrations today include...

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Fri October 17, 2014

Your Call Weekly Kudos: Oct, 17th 2014

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:


Alexander Christie-Miller, Istanbul based freelance journalist

Reese Erlich, award-winning freelance foreign correspondent and author of lnside Syria, The Back story of Their Civil War and What the World Can Expect

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