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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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    April 14, 2018

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

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    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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    Upcoming Concert
      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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      Upcoming Concert
      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.

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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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        January 12, 2018

        Renowned pianist Menahem Pressler joins the ensemble for an all-Mozart program.

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        Artist Spotlight
        January 9, 2018

        The Palo Alto native talks about his compositions, aspirations, and upcoming performances in the S.F. Performances’ PIVOT series.

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        Feature Article
        January 9, 2018

        Our intrepid reviewer recommends a shelfful of great reads about music and musicians culled from recent publications.

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        Upcoming Concert
        January 3, 2018

        The popular radio and podcast personality curates a wildly eclectic Playlist for the inaugural program.

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          January 2, 2018

          With a jazz-inflected score and a student choir, the opera takes on big issues.

          More about Opera Parallèle »
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          December 1, 2017

          Artist Kim Anno curates an interdisciplinary show exploring issues of race and culture in 2017.

          More about Wild Projects »

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