Contact: Producers Linda Othenin-Girard, Roger Rudick and Karen Fritsche
SCHEDULE FOR AIRTALK WITH LARRY MANTLE
Friday, April 29, 2011
AirTalk is produced by Senior Producer Linda Othenin-Girard, and producers Karen Fritsche, Katie Sprenger and Jasmin Tuffaha with help with week from Anny Celsi. Engineer Justice Levinthol directs the program. Our invaluable interns are Joe Armstrong and Allen Williams.
10:06 – 10:20
10:20 – 10:40
Topic: Bill to dissolve city of
For over 100 years, the tiny city of
Guest: John Perez, (PARE-ez) Assembly Speaker (D-
Guest: Marisa Olguin, (OLE-geen) President and CEO of the Vernon Chamber of Commerce
10:40 – 10:50
Topic: The Royal Romance! Prince William and, now the Duchess, Kate Middleton were married today in the grandest affair the British monarchy has seen in 30 years. Westminster Abbey was surrounded by crowds of well-wishers – all vying for a look at the dress, which we’ve all seen now. We know the details of the vows. And who did and did not shed happy tears. Patt Morrison, KPCC's resident royal wedding expert, joins Larry to guide us through the momentous event that took place this morning starting at 2:00 am.
Guest: Patt Morrison, host of Patt Morrison on KPCC
Topic: Playboy Jazz:
Guest: Justo Almario, master saxophonist , flutist, clarinetist, composer, and arranger. His style is a fusion of Jazz, South American, and other world rhythms. Mr. Almario’s sounds have been heard in Grammy Award winning works such as Linda Ronstadt’s “Frenesi,” Placido Domingo’s “A Mi Alma Latina,” Luis Miguel’s “Romance,” Andrae Crouch’s “Mercy,” and Isreal Lopez Cachao’s “Master Sessions” & “Ahora Si;” as well as the Oscar winning soundtracks from Happy Feet, Sideways and the recently released 3D animated film Rio.
Guest: Tamir Hendelman, Award-winning jazz pianist who has performed with the Jeff Hamilton Trio, the Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra, Harry Allen, Teddy Edwards, Warren Vache, Houston Person, Jeff Clayton, Nick Brignola, Phil Upchurch, Rickey Woodard, John Clayton and Barbara Morrison. He also leads his own trio and his debut CD "Playground" features him in this trio setting.
NOTE: Both artists will be playing at the Playboy Jazz Festival's free community concert at the
FilmWeek: KPCC film critics Peter Rainer, Henry Sheehan and Charles Solomon join Larry to review the week’s new film releases including Fast Five, 13 Assassins, Hoodwinked Too: Hood vs. Evil, Cave of Forgotten Dreams and more. TGI-FilmWeek!
Guest: Claudia Puig, film critic for USA Today
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Guest: Peter Rainer, film critic for Christian Science Monitor
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Guest: Henry Sheehan, film critic for KPCC and henrysheehan.com
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Guest: Charles Solomon, film critic for KPCC and amazon.com
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Topic: Schickel on Scorcese: Martin Scorsese has forever enriched American cinema with films like Mean Streets, Taxi Driver, Raging Bull, The Last Temptation of Christ, Kundun, The Departed, The Aviator and
Guest: Richard Schickel, author of Conversations with Scorcese (Alfred A. Knopf) Schikel is a film critic, filmmaker, and movie historian who has written more than thirty-five books, including Clint Eastwood: A Biography and The Disney Version. He now reviews movies at Truthdig.com.