Arts & Culture


Tue March 5, 2013
Open Air ~ 3/7 at 1pm

Apocalyptic Theatre ~ Feverish Dance Music ~ The Month Ahead in Classical

Chris White & Teddy Hulsker of Mugwumpin

This week on Open Air, conversations with director Chris White and sound designer Teddy Hulsker of the Bay Area theater group, Mugwumpin, who will share some of the apocalyptic detail in their latest endeavor, The Great Big Also; a live performance of manic dance music from members of the early music group Cançonièr.  Plus, a look at the classical music month ahead with music critic Joshua Kosman.  David Latulippe hosts. 

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Mon March 4, 2013

Commentary: Fighting misperceptions on the bus

Students at San Francisco’s Washington High School were asked in a school assignment to respond to the question: “When is a time your identity mattered?” Senior Jessica Ruan had this answer.

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Mon March 4, 2013
Arts & Culture

The Hall Chamber Jazz Ensemble

What you’re hearing now are the sounds of Destiny Muhammad, also known as the Harpist from the Hood. She's part of a "super group" taking part in this year’s International Women's Day Celebration at The Jazz School, on Addison Street in Berkeley. The group calls themselves The Hall Chamber Jazz Ensemble, and they'll be performing on Friday, March 8th at 8:00pm at The Jazz School in Berkeley

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Sun March 3, 2013
Minds Over Matter 3/3/2013

Minds Over Matter for March 3, 2013

Tonight, Dana Rodriguez welcomes moderators Jerry Nachman and Joshua Kosman.

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Sat March 2, 2013
Arts & Culture

Can you guess the Audiograph sound this week? March 5, 2013

Poster designed by Rich Black

This is Audiograph--the Bay Area’s sonic signature. 

Each week, we’ll play you a sound recorded somewhere in the Bay Area. Your job? Listen to the sound (in the player above), figure out where it was recorded, and what exactly it is, then call us to let us know.

If you think you can identify this Audiograph sound of the week, call 415-264-7106. Also, tell us where to record next. We’ll give away a KALW t-shirt every week to one lucky caller. 

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