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A few Summer highlights

Each summer, Youth Art Exchange offers 50 paid internships in the arts to public high school students in San Francisco. Interns receive professional experience in their medium and a… 292 more words

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Keith Jarrett in San Francisco

As a piano player, there are several jazz pianists I absolutely adore and admire. I say “my favorite” too much, but.. I do have lots and lots of favorites – Hiromi, Chick Corea, Bill Evans, Michel Camilo, McCoy Tyner, and the list goes on and on. 966 more words

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Pizza + digibeats = the perfect pair

In support of YAX’s spring Digibeats Showcase on May 16, Patxi’s Pizza will be donating a portion of their proceeds from all sales at their… 50 more words

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Wild Sound

Glancing at the stage before a performance of Glenn Kotche’s Wild Sound, we got a good idea what to expect. All the detritus, tools, stray wood pieces — a suburban garage exploded — suggested a Cageian experience in sound and improvisation. 983 more words

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Brazilian Music Legends Bring Tandem Tour To Oakland

Two living legends of Brazilian music, Gilberto Gil and Caetano Veloso celebrate over five decades of singing together with this rare acoustic duo concert at Oakland’s gorgeous Paramount Theatre on Tuesday presented by SFJAZZ. 567 more words

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Vicente Amigo comes to SF

Americans have never really understood the guitar. For most of my country(wo)men, their conception begins and ends with the electric guitar (invented by an American, of course), whether or not they realize it. 1,345 more words