Seth Samuel

Producer & Engineer

Though Seth Samuel was born in Georgia, he does not have a southern accent. (He wishes he did).  Seth received a degree in music composition from Oberlin Conservatory ('07) and a Masters in Scoring for Film from New York University ('09).  He  joined KALW's Crosscurrents team in January 2010 and KALW's VoiceBox team in January 2011.  According to Facebook, Seth likes 56 things.

Here are three of his favorite radio creations:

Film Fatale

Who needs a guitar to be a rock star?

Don’t Let Your Ears Deceive You: On the art of ventriloquism

 

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5:10pm

Thu February 20, 2014
Crosscurrents

Crosscurrents: February 20, 2014

The sounds of Pixar; Interview with a sound editor: The art of the real; this week's Audiograph revealed! and San Francisco's newest a cappella choir, Capella SF.

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3:35pm

Thu February 20, 2014
Arts & Culture

The sounds of Pixar

photo courtesty of Tom Arthur

The Bay Area is home to one of the world’s most famous animated film production companies: Pixar. They’ve taken us into the worlds of rebellious toys, struggling superheros, lonely old men, wandering fish, brave young redheads.

But the worlds they create depend greatly on the sounds that exist there.

For that step, Pixar sends their animated films to Skywalker Ranch in Marin.  That's where sound designer Tom Myers works his sonic magic, bringing animated characters to life. 

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4:46pm

Wed February 19, 2014
Crosscurrents

Crosscurrents: February 20, 2014

Navigating the Delta: the roots of agriculture; The glory that was the original Bay Bridge; StoryCorps: Overcoming mental illness together; and local singer Roem Baur.

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4:45pm

Wed February 12, 2014
Crosscurrents

Crosscurrents: February 12, 2014

Navigating the Delta: Meeting the People Who Live in California’s Water Hub; and Growing Up with Thao and the Get Down Stay Down.

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5:33pm

Mon February 10, 2014
Crosscurrents

Crosscurrents: February 10, 2014

Beyond the pale of Parkinson’s Disease; A young man's music transforms personal loss and also public spaces; The X Segment: "Sox"; and local band Naked Fiction.

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