What’s missing is anything resembling traditional rock music. There are a handful of acts near the top of the bill that you’d lump into some corner of that genre – the War on Drugs and St. Vincent on Friday, Haim and David Byrne and Fleet Foxes on Saturday, Portugal. the Man and A Perfect Circle on Sunday. But after that you’re down to the much smaller indie rock performers like King Krule, Vance Joy, Børns, Bleachers and Fidlar if you want something that grooves like the rock of yore, yo.
San Mateo County History Museum, “Let’s Play Ball,” March 21 through Sept, 2016, Rare materials about local baseball teams from the Museum’s permanent collection, plus items borrowed from schools, historical organizations and private collections, San Mateo County History Museum, 2200 Broadway St., Redwood City, www.historysmc.org or 650-299-0104, Oshman Family JCC, “Carnival of the Animals.” 10 a.m, and noon, March 1, Music and activities including animal mask-making and an instrument “petting zoo” to accompany a rendition of Camille Saint-Saen’s “Carnival of the Animals.” San Francisco pink and cream ballet shoes ribbons - cotton quilting fabric - dance [[by the half yard]] Ballet Assistant Conductor Ming Luke will conduct two performances of “Carnival of the Animals,” featuring a string ensemble and two grand pianos, Presented in partnership with Bay Point Ballet, Schultz Cultural Arts Hall, Oshman Family JCC, 3921 Fabian Way, Palo Alto, $15 members and children ages 3-12; $18 general; $20 door, www.paloaltojcc.org or 650-223-8664..
“I incorporate music, physical activity and bonding,” he said. “I’ll be talking with them, asking about their days, cracking funny jokes; it’s such a fun experience.”. Ajay just completed his second year volunteering at Blue Hills, and plans to continue next year. “I think it’s been great for both the kids and for Ajay,” Vondrehle said. “Music is such a great way to get through to the kids, especially for those with autism. There has been a lot of research on music and music therapy for kids with autism and how that engages their brain and stimulates them more than just verbal talking.”.
Q Tell me what you love about his music, and why you feel it’s important, And maybe you can mention a few tunes by him that you think are perfect, A I always liked his music because of its harmonic audacity, because of the complex polyphonic writing in parts of it, because of the unusual kind of otherworldly production techniques that he used in the songs, so it seems like they cut from one world, one reality, to another, So many of those emotions that I’d been playing for all pink and cream ballet shoes ribbons - cotton quilting fabric - dance [[by the half yard]] those months in those Wagner operas — there they all were, but they were all just in this super-compressed form, So I was even more of a fan there..
43rd annual Mountain View Art & Wine Festival. 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Sept. 6 and 7. Art, crafts, music, food, drinks, kids fun zone. Castro Street between El Camino Real and Evelyn Ave., Mountain View. Free. 650-968-8378 or www.miramarevents.com. Movies on the Square. Sunset on Thursdays through Sept. 25. Free. July 10: “E.T. The Extra Terrestrial.” July 17: “Turbo.” July 24: “Saving Mr. Banks.” July 31: “Gravity.” Aug. 7: “The Wizard of Oz.” Aug. 14: “The Secret Life of Walter Mitty.” Aug. 21: “The Croods.” Aug. 28: “Monuments Men.” Sept. 4: “Mr. Peabody and Sherman.” Sept. 11: “Spaceballs.” Sept. 18 : “Captain America: The Winter Soldier.” Sept. 25: “Muppets Most Wanted.” Courthouse Square, 2200 Broadway, Redwood City. www.redwoodcity.org/events/movieschedule.html.