Concert Video: Quartet San Francisco at Commonweal

The New School at Commonweal and KWMR Community Radio were proud to co-present three-time Grammy nominees Quartet San Francisco, a non-traditional and eclectic string quartet led by violinist Jeremy Cohen on January 26th, 2020. Enjoy the full concert video below, and check out the podcast here. Quartet San Francisco has toured Italy, China, South Korea, Japan, Turkey,…

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Name It!

Dec 3 2019 From the Messy Desk of Amanda Eichstaedt… The first recorded use of the term “Black Friday” was due to a financial crisis – the crash of the U.S. gold market on September 24, 1869. Later it became associated with heavy foot and vehicle traffic the day after Thanksgiving, due to a frenzy…

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Scrooge?

November 26th 2019 From the messy desk of Amanda Eichstaedt…. Scrooge is a word. It’s not just a name from a Dickens play. It’s part of the English language and describes someone who is miserly and selfish. We all know a scrooge and may have been one ourselves at one time. I know that I…

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