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Feature story: Face the music and dance

Original post made on Jun 11, 2012

It's hard to take opera seriously when someone's playing a kazoo in your ear. That's one of the biggest challenges Claude Ezran faces each year in organizing World Music Day: making sure the performers don't overlap, acoustically.

Read the full story here Web Link posted Saturday, June 9, 2012, 3:20 PM

Comments (5)

Posted by angie, a resident of Old Palo Alto
on Jun 11, 2012 at 10:46 am

I love Palo Alto World Music Day!


Posted by Phyllis, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jun 11, 2012 at 10:55 am

Does anyone realize this is Stanford Graduation Day? Seems like having a huge attendance of out-of-towners at Stanford could cause a major traffic snaffu as they won't expect University Avenue to be closed and will probably want to head down town to shop/dine?


Posted by Just don't get it..., a resident of Southgate
on Jun 11, 2012 at 1:17 pm

Not sure what yahoo's decided to close down University Ave. when it is Stanford Graduation day and there will be thousands coming in and out of town. Sure glad I don't live on Embarcadero Rd.


Posted by palo alto mom, a resident of Duveneck/St. Francis
on Jun 11, 2012 at 1:35 pm

Stanford graduation and Father's day? Not great planning. Its traditionally held on June 21st in France - not sure why Palo Alto isn't hosting it on the following weekend instead.


Posted by Kind of silly, a resident of Another Palo Alto neighborhood
on Jun 12, 2012 at 9:18 pm

Kind of silly of Stanford to hold graduation on world music day. Didn't they realize university ave would be closed? Poor planning on their part.


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