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Picks of the Week: Get Cultured

We all like to culture ourselves, but after awhile, watching low-fi YouTube videos of Fleetwood Mac live just doesn’t cut it. This week, challenge yourself to broaden your artistic horizons. Explore the wonderfully cultural Bay Area, and hopefully find an experience that affects you. This week’s Top Picks will help
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UC Jazz Ensembles exchange music

UC Jazz Ensembles facilitated an intensive three-day exchange with Japanese musicians

In a small studio in the basement of Cesar Chavez Center, three dozen people sit and watch as a jazz combo plays John Coltrane’s “Moment’s Notice.” The guitarist, bassist and drummer take solos and add a flourishing end to the climactic tune. There is applause and then someone speaks. “That
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