Arts & Culture

4:22pm

Tue March 5, 2013
Arts & Culture

Hear Here: Armenian Community Center Bingo Hall

Sometimes we pass a place in our neighborhood everyday, but never know what happens behind the building's facade. When KALW's Anna Sterling decided to look a little deeper into the Armenian Community Center, she discovered a committed father-daughter team of bingo champs.

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12:09pm

Tue March 5, 2013
Arts & Culture

Today's Local Music: Hot Einstein

Today we're featuring the Bay Area band Hot Einstein. They claim to be old and new, at the same time. That’s partly because some band members have known each other a long time, while others are new. You can ask who’s who if you show up at Disco Volante in Oakland on Saturday, March 23. Hot Einstein plays there the third Saturday of each month. Music starts at 9pm.

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11:43am

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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5:06pm

Mon March 4, 2013
YOUTH PERSPECTIVE

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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12:54pm

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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