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.

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5:31am

Tue February 18, 2014
KALW Almanac

Tuesday, February 18, 2014

Louis Comfort Tiffany's Birthday today

49th Day of 2014 / 316 Remaining

Sunrise: 6:56am / Sunset: 5:52pm

Moon Rise: 9:46pm / Moon Set: 8:36am

Moon’s Phase: 92 %

Tides at the Golden Gate

High - 1:33am/1:29pm

Low - 7:17am/7:17pm

Special Celebrations today...

Independence Day – Gambia

Cow Milked While Flying in an Airplane Day (see 1930)

National Crab Stuffed Flounder Day

On this day in...

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12:29pm

Thu February 13, 2014
Open Air ~ 2/13/14 at 1pm

Dance Lightly ~ Speak Easy ~ Fiddle Fiercely ~ Valentine's Day

Violinist Simone Lamsma

Open Air with David Latulippe; February 13, 2014...

This week on Open Air with David Latulippe, Laura Elaine Ellis and Kendra Kimbrough Barnes talk about the month-long celebration of the Black Choreographers Festival: Here & Now, now in its 10th year; Dutch violinist Simone Lamsma shares details about her appearance this week with the San Francisco Symphony, where she plays the Violin Concerto in D minor by Jean Sibelius (1865-1957); we’ll learn from producer Geoffrey Nolan and actors Will Trichon and Ted Zoldan about The Speakeasy, a Boxcar Theatre production at an 'undisclosed location', which recreates an authentic Prohibition-era saloon; and regular contributor Peter Robinson offers his thoughts on Valentine’s Day. Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on February 13, 2014 at 1pm. 

7:50pm

Thu February 6, 2014
Politics

Out In The Bay 2/6/14

A look at all things anti-gay in Russia on the eve of the Sochi Olympics.  An interview with journalist David Tuller, author of "Cracks In The Iron Closet".

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3:17pm

Tue February 4, 2014
Open Air ~ 2/6/14 at 1pm

Gidion's Knot ~ Grimaud plays Brahms ~ Marga Gomez' one-woman show "Lovebirds"

Jamie Jones and Stacy Ross in Johnna Adams' "Gidion’s Knot" at the Aurora Theatre
Photo: David Allen

Open Air with David Latulippe; February 6, 2014.

This week, host David Latulippe talks to actresses Jamie Jones and Stacy Ross about their roles, respectively as mother and teacher in Gidion’s Knot, now playing at the Aurora Theatre in Berkeley; we have a backstage visit with pianist Hélène Grimaud, who is in town to play the Brahms piano concerto no 1 with the San Francisco Symphony;  performer/comedian Marga Gomez talks about her tenth solo play, Lovebirds, currently presented at The Marsh SF; and San Francisco Chronicle's classical music critic Joshua Kosman shares his classical music picks for the month ahead. 

Open Air with David Latulippe; originally broadcast on Thursday, February 6, 2014 at 1pm.

4:42pm

Wed January 29, 2014
Open Air ~ 1/30/14 at 1pm

Galax Quartet - live! ~ Pianist Daniil Trifonov ~ Remembering Folk Singer Pete Seeger

Pianist Daniil Trifonov

Open Air with David Latulippe; January 30, 2014.

This week on Open Air with host David Latulippe, a live studio performance by the Galax Quartet with contralto Karen Clark; this weekend they are performing a program that pairs avant-garde music from the 16th century with new music, for the San Francisco Early Music Society; Russian pianist Daniil Trifonov shares details about his performances this week with the San Francisco Symphony; 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.  Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on Thursday January 30, 2014 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime. 

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