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Friction Quartet

BATS Improv

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for the Bay Area Performing Arts in Times of Corona, we raise the virtual curtain of our Corona Radio Theater for the members of BATS Improv; host David Latulippe talks with members of the Friction Quartet about their new album, Rising; and Peter Robinson reviews books and movies, among others The Crown.

This week on Open Air, KALW’s radio magazine for the Bay Area performing arts, host David Latulippe talks with Baker Peeples, resident music director of the Lamplighters Musical Theatre, about current performances of Gilbert & Sullivan’s HMS Pinafore, in venues around the Bay Area. 

Friction Quartet

Sep 28, 2016
Used by permission of Friction Quartet

The music you’re hearing now is by the Friction Quartet. They’re noted for performing both classical compositions and arrangements of current pop music.

Chi Wang

This week on Open Air, host David Latulippe talks with composer/instrument builder Paul Dresher and percussion virtuoso Steven Schick about the music theater production ‘Schick Machine’, this weekend at Z Space in San Francisco.

Today's Local Music: Friction Quartet

Apr 2, 2015

Friction Quartet doesn't only play music you’d expect from a string quartet; they also commission new works.