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5:16pm

Tue September 3, 2013
Arts & Culture

400 amateur singers take on Mozart with just a few hours practice

Ragnar Bohlin leads the Sing Out Davies workshop in May of 2013
Alyssa Kapnik

Twice a year the San Francisco Symphony hosts workshops called “Sing Out Davies”, as part of the symphony's Community of Music Makers program. For one evening, singers from around the Bay Area come together to make music as one.  KALW's Alyssa Kapnik stood among them for a recent workshop and brought back their impressions of what it's like to be an ordinary person in such an extraordinary experience.  

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10:38am

Tue September 4, 2012
Open Air 9/6

Pinchas Zukerman & Lypsinka

David Latulippe, in for Alan Farley, talks with violinist Pinchas Zukerman, who is performing the Bruch "Violin Concerto No.1" as part of the season-opening concerts of the San Francisco Symphony this week, under guest conductor Symon Bychkov.  He also talks with John Epperson, whose alter-ego, Lypsinka, opens at the Rrazz Room this week with "The Passion of the Crawford".  Broadcast from 9/6.

3:14pm

Wed January 4, 2012
Open Air 1/5/12

Open Air - Thursday, 1/5 at 1pm

Host Alan Farley talks with violinist Christian Tetzlaff, who is playing the Gyorgy Ligeti Violin Concerto this week with Michael Tilson Thomas and the San Francisco Symphony.

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