Alan talks with pianist Jeremy Denk, who is playing a featured role in the san Francisco Symphony's American mavericks Festival, performing music of Henry Cowell and Lukas Foss. He also talks with Russell Blackwood, Artistic Director of Thrillpeddlers, about their revival of "Hot Greeks," the 1972 Cockettes' musical comedy.
Alan talks with composer and performer Meredith Monk, who is participating in the San Francisco Symphony American Mavericks Festival, and with Michael Gene Sullivan, who is directing "Julius Caesar" for the African American Shakespeare Company. Dianne Keogh also stops by to talk about some recent cultural events.
On this week's Open Air, Alan Farley talks with composer and performer Meredith Monk. Monk has a prominent role in the San Francisco Symphony's American Mavericks Festival. He also visits with Michael Gene Sulllivan, who is directing "Julius Caesar" for the African American Shakespeare Company. Here the broadcast anytime this week via KALW's Local Music Player.
Alan talks with filmmaker Eva Soltes about her documentary "Lou Harrison - A World of Music," which has its premiere next week at the Castro theatre. Ronald Chase also stops by to talk about recent cultural events.