Klezmer, Kaleid, and Oliveros
First, make acquaintance with Pauline Oliveros, the internationally renowned pioneer in electronic and improvisational music.
Then, have a listen to what's going on in the Bay Area klezmer music scene and see how it was revived.
And, visit San Jose's newest gallery, Kaleid, and learn about the current state of the burgeoning art scene there.
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Listen to Pauline Oliveros who continues to perform and teach her musical philosophy.
Stop by KlezCalifornia to find out how klezmer music is relevant to new generations.
See how Kaleid is revitalizing San Jose's downtown area and supporting artists in that area.
Also on KQED.org this week ...
Drought Watch 2015: Record-Low Sierra Snowpack
The Sierra Nevada snowpack, which typically supplies nearly a third of California's water, is showing the lowest water content on record: 6 percent of the long-term average for April 1. That shatters last year's low-water mark of 25 percent (tied with 1977).
"Boomtown" History of the San Francisco Bay Area
KQED's "Boomtown" series will seek to identify what is happening in real time in the current boom, and also draw out the causes and possible solutions to the conflicts and pressures between the old and the new.