Monthly Archives: July 2022

Jerry Jemmott, Mark Weiss, Aretha Franklin

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Halliwell gives two to Poitier ’In The Heat’ playing 9:25 Sat and Sun at Stanford Theatre

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Vida Blue v. Angel Blue

The New York Times has a story on Sea to arts today about soprano angel blue withdraw from an opera protesting the use of black face in Aida. I had not heard of her but she has done recitals last … Continue reading

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Penny BAKER, get it?

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Stanford has $50 BILLION — so why do they need $15.96 today from me for parking?

I left a tip, 61 cents:

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Heavy petting

Palo Alto booked a Tom Petty cover band at Mitchell Park the day my mother died. I took a video walking from the parking lot to within three feet of the singer, and him staring down at me, almost forgetting … Continue reading

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Installation of concert posters as itself an art statement but also vandalism or graffiti

  Philip Greenlief has written a set of song or suite of music that he claims he wrote in reaction to a trio of films by Michelangelo Antonioni from 1961-1963; he is performing said work with Lisa Mezzacappa and Jason … Continue reading

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Open letter to Karen Kienzle

  In sympathy to your situation and in memory of our mutual friend Joe Zirker whose art is pictured above with musician Larry Ochs and myself December 12, 2019 I will produce a series of awkwardly timed 3:30 PM events … Continue reading

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Dual carriageway

  JULY 17 AMENDOLA Vs.  BLADES JULY 24 CITTA DI VITTI 2 PM MITCHELL PARK BOWL EARTHWISE OF PALO ALTO

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Earthwise summer series adds 5 dates

  For a complete list of on-sales (we call it that though the shows are free): https://www.eventbrite.com/d/ca–palo-alto/earthwise/

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