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PHOTO BY CHRISTINA FLORKOWSKI / RESIZED AND CROPPED

San Francisco musician Joshua Raoul Brody grew up in a musical family just outside New York City, where he loved listening to comedic songwriters like Tom Lehrer and Allen Sherman.

Andy Nozaka/ Resized and cropped

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene. Saxophonist and music theorist Hafez Modirzadeh told KALW’s Jen Chien about three cool arts events happening around the Bay this weekend: 

Amy Snyder

Sights & Sounds is your weekly guide to the Bay Area arts scene through the eyes and ears of local artists. Our guest is Zarouhie Abdalian: current artist-in-residence at the Exploratorium in San Francisco.

Bay Area Beats: Phillip Greenlief

Apr 28, 2015
photo by Julie Caine

Phillip Greenlief is a kind of musical everyman. He's a composer, improviser, and teacher, and plays saxaphone in 30 different Bay Area ensembles.