SF Early Music Society

William Frederking

This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe is back to talk to Julia Rhoads, founder and artistic director of Lucky Plush Productions, about 'The Queue', a performance that is equal parts dance and theater, this weekend at ODC in San Francisco. Also, a rehearsal visit with the American Bach Soloists and their production of Marin Marais's opera "Sémélé" from 1709, performed for the first time outside of Europe at the San Francisco Conservatory of Music this weekend, as part of the ABS Festival & Academy; Robert Cole, president of the San Francisco Early Music Society shares details about the Society's upcoming 40th anniversary concert season; and regular contributor Dianne Keogh updates us on happenings on the Peninsula. 

Open Air with host David Latulippe; heard live on Thursday, August 13; listen now or anytime...

This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks to the members of early music ensemble Artifice, who give a live taste of their upcoming concerts for the SF Early Music Society in Palo Alto, Berkeley and San Francisco, titled ‘Resonance of Salzburg’; conductor Michael Morgan and composer/vocalist Diana Gameros share details about the ‘Notes from Mexico’ concert by the Oakland East Bay Symphony; comedy juggler Frank Olivier joins us in the studio to talk about his ‘Twisted Cabaret and Pandemonium Vaudeville Show’ at the Great Star Theater in San Francisco; and Open Air critic at large and regular contributor Peter Robinson takes a look at the season of spring, and at Sean Penn’s new movie ‘The Gunman’.

Open Air with host David Latulippe; heard live on Thursday, March 26 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime...

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This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks with Dorothy Manly of the San Francisco Early Music Society, about the new season that starts this coming weekend with concerts by ensemble ‘East of the River’ in Palo Alto, Berkeley and San Francisco. Also, a conversation with director Bill English of SF Playhouse about the new production of the Burt Bacharach/Hal David musical ‘Promises, Promises’; and maestro Eric Kujawsky discusses the performance of Mahler’s Ninth Symphony, this weekend at the Redwood Symphony; and regular contributor and Open Air critic at large Peter Robinson reviews two new movies.  

Open Air with David Latulippe; heard live on Thursday, November 20 at 1pm. Listen now or anytime.  

This week, choreographer Bill T. Jones discusses highlights from his long career in dance, and details about the exhibition of his works and other events that are part of the month-long celebration of the 30th anniversary of the Bill T. Jones/Arnie Zane Dance Company at the Yerba Buena Center for the Arts. Also, members of the local early music group Ostraka share part of their program for the opening of the San Francisco Early Music Society's 2013-14 season, and critic Peter Robinson offers a sneak preview of the major David Hockney exhibit that opens on October 26 at the de Young Museum Open Air with David Latulippe, originally broadcast on Thursday, October 10 at 1pm.