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Lou Fancher

Lou Fancher is a San Francisco Bay Area writer. Her work has been published by WIRED.com, Diablo Magazine, Oakland Tribune, Contra Costa Times, InDance, East Bay Express, Oakland Magazine, SF Weekly, and others.  She is a children's book author, designer and illustrator, with over 50 books in print. Also a choreographer, ballet master and teacher, she coaches professional ballet and contemporary dance companies in the U. S. and Canada.  Visit her website online at www.johnsonandfancher.com.

Articles by this Author

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    May 21, 2018

    The conceptual artist died in 2015, but a trust ensures that her works find currency and collaboration with contemporary artists.

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    May 21, 2018

    The California composer addresses headline topics with latter-day lieder imbued with classical, jazz, and rock influences.

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    May 21, 2018

    Laura Kaminsky's Today It Rains explores the artist's transformational journey to New Mexico.

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      May 15, 2018

      It’s a band that can go from blues to Bach and back to bluegrass and folk. And the audience is growing.

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      Feature Article
      May 15, 2018

      An unassuming jazz great is still a jazz great.

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        April 14, 2018

        Malian griot, Egyptian chaabi, dan bau, rock 'n' roll, sound artists - and one very unusual string quartet.

        More about Kronos Quartet »
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        April 2, 2018

        The new-music festival devotes six days to text-sound compositional work using "speech" as a musical medium.

        More about Other Minds »
        Feature Article
        March 30, 2018

        The program celebrates 30 years of providing engaging musical experiences in the public schools.

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        Artist Spotlight
        March 22, 2018

        The composer chats about her creative process, the importance of staying open, and her upcoming concert at BAMPFA.

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          March 19, 2018

          The jazz singer's sixth "Just Like a Woman" show features a stellar lineup of Bay-Area women singers and musicians.

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          March 12, 2018

          The Bay Area's first family of traditional music talks about their new CD and an upcoming performance at the Freight & Salvage.

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          Artist Spotlight
          March 9, 2018

          The renowned pianist offers a tour of the Beethoven concerto he's performing with Symphony Silicon Valley under Carlos Vieu.

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          March 3, 2018

          The women's vocal ensemble presents a show about turning misfortune into strength.

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          March 2, 2018

          Philharmonia Baroque's unique outreach program wraps its season with "Corelli the Godfather."

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          February 8, 2018

          The innovative dance company embraces taking risks and building opportunities for street musicians and foster youth.

          More about Robert Moses' Kin »
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          February 5, 2018

          The revival of a classic Fontana sonic sculpture coincides with an opportunity to hear the artist speak about his work.

          More about Other Minds »
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          January 19, 2018

          The composer’s original scores will highlight a series of multimedia stories at the Curran Theater.

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