Arts and Culture

Paul Harvey Jr. has had several careers and identities but his own achievements are sometimes overshadowed by his famous father, Paul Harvey, who for nearly 60 years was a presence on Americans radios with his programs, “Paul Harvey News and Comment” and later “The Rest of the Story,” the latter written by the younger Paul Harvey who was already a classical pianist. This Saturday, November 30th, 7:30pm, the Oracle Piano Society will present the younger Paul Harvey’s “Picture Rachmaninoff” in Tucson’s Desert View Performing Arts Center. Starring Artistic Director and pianist Stephen Cook, the one man show is a celebration of Rachmaninoff’s Etudes Tableaux with, poetry, images and a human portrait of a great pianist and composer.
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KBACH's Theater Critic, Chris Curcio, reviews the production of the Walt Disney cartoon "The Little Mermaid" that he saw at the Tuacahn Amphitheatre on his recent trip to Ivins, Utah.
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If you've ever thought about going back and picking up that old instrument you used to play as a kid, Ari Goldman's book "The Late Starter orchestra" may just give you the inspiration you need to do it.  Goldman, a former new York Times Reporter and Author of the book "The Search For God at Harvard", now teaches Journalism at Columbia, but once upon a time, he was a cellist.  or at least a cello student.  he decides to start playing again, and fins the group of amaeur string players called "The Late Starters Orchestra" that meets every week in an abandoned coat factory in Man

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Community Engagements
KBACH February Member of the Month: Mr. Bob McGinnis

K-BACH February Member of the Month:

Mr. Bob McGinnis