Music of the Americas, SF

Music of the Americas Matt Small Ensemble (left to right): Rachel Condry, Paula Dreye, Steve Adams,Mitch Marcus, Kymry Esainko, Sarah Jo Zaharako, and Matt Small(Photo by Stuart Brinin)San Francisco Community Music CenterRachel Condry, clarinetWith guest artists: Steve Adams, Paula  ...

Foyle’s War: PBS

"Foyle’s War" Series VI on PBS Masterpiece MysteryMichael Kitchen plays the titular detective in "Foyle's War" on PBS.PBS stations, Sundays May 2, 9, and 15, 2010, 9 p.m. ET/PTStarring: Michael Kitchen, Honeysuckle Weeks, Anthony Howellhttp://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/foyleswar/series6.htmlhttp://www.foyleswar.com/The new sixth season of  ...

Philadelphia Orchestra

Two Conductors Point Out a Band's Strengths -- and WeaknessesCharles Dutoit conducting the Philadelphia Orchestra.Photo by Chris LeeThe Philadelphia OrchestraMarch 25-27Conducted by Andrew DavisMozart: Violin Concerto No. 4Elgar: Symphony No. 1April 9-13Conducted by Charles DutoitKarol Szymanowski: Symphony No. 4Debussy:  ...

The Diary of Anne Frank: PBS

The Diary of Anne Frank: A PBS Masterpiece ClassicPBS stations, Sunday, April 11th at 9:00 ET/PT
Starring: Ellie Kendrick, Iain Glen, Tamsin Greig, Felicity Jones
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/annefrank/index.html
A Darlow Smithson Production directed by Jon Jones; adapted by Deborah Moggach; presented on PBS by  ...

The 39 Steps, PBS

The 39 Steps: A PBS Masterpiece ClassicPBS stations, Sunday, February 28th at 9:00 ET/PC
Starring: Rupert Penry-Jones, Lydia Leonard, David Haig
http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/steps/index.html
Producer: BBC; Lynn Horsford
Director: James Hawes
Screenplay: Lizzie Mickery from the book by John Buchan
Series producer and executive producer: WGBH Boston  ...

Faisal Zedan and Ajyal (Generations)

Faisal Zedan and Ajyal (Generations )www.faisalzedan.com We've gotten so used to keeping the world at bay with e-mails, textmessaging and the like --  we  "connect" with a love Interest incyber -- so that real live encounters are something of  ...

The Use and Abuse of Grief in Detective Series

The Use and Abuse of Grief in TV Detective Series: Monk, NCIS, Inspector Lewis, CSI NY, Leverage and The Mentalist     Patrick Jane, The Mentalist                                                                                                                       Detective stories are one of life’s small pleasures.  ...

Emma

Emma: A PBS Masterpiece Classic PBS stations, Sundays, January 24th, 31stand February 7th at 9:00 ET/PC Starring: Romola Garai, Jonny Lee Miller, Michael Gambon http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/masterpiece/emma/index.html Emma is a coproduction of WGBH and the BBC; adapted by Sandy Welch; directed by  ...

Return to Cranford: A PBS Masterpiece Classic

Return to Cranford: A PBS Masterpiece ClassicPBS stations, Sundays, January 10, 2010 and January 17, 2010 at 9:00 ET/PC
BBC/WGBH coproduction in association with Chestermead Ltd.Created by Sue Birtwistle and Susie Conklin, written by Heidi Thomas and directed by Simon  ...

The Jazz Life–Thelonious Monk

The Jazz Life
Life and Times of an American Original by Robin D.G. KelleyThe Jazz Loft Project. Sam Stephensonhttp://www.amazon.com/Thelonious-Monk-Times-American-Original/dp/0684831902www.jazzloftproject.orgThelonious Monk’s life looms so large that legends about him have at times eclipsed his musical legacy.  two books revisit Monk’s life  ...