Arts & Events
The Berkeley Arts Festival has been extended through May 31. All performances will take place at 2133 University Avenue in downtown Berkeley.
May 18: Jerry Kuderna piano concert, 12 noon
Kuderna plays works from classics to new music
May 19: Sarah Cahill and Regina Schaffer, piano concert, 8 pm
Duo performs the complete four-hand piano music of Terry Riley, including "Cinco de Mayo" and "Etude from the Old Country."
May 23: Trio of Ochs, 8 pm,
Larry Ochs, tenor sax; David Rempis, alto sax; and Darren Johnston, trumpet
May 25: Jerry Kuderna piano concert, 12 noon
May 26: Dean Santomieri and Thea Farhadian concert, 8 pm
This new duo will perform structured and free improvisations for violin and guitar.
The evening also includes solo performances from each performer-Violin & Interactive Electronics and Electric Resonator Guitars and spoken word.
Thea Farhadian: Acoustic violin, violin & interactive electronics, and 13-stringed Monstrosity.
Dean Santomieri: Electric resonator guitars and spoken word.
May 31: Goat Hall Production: BRECHT!, 8 pm
A Cabaret performance of songs featuring the provocative poetry of Bertolt Brecht
and the incomparable music of Kurt Weill and Hanns Eisler.
suggested donation $10-$20
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