Cy Musiker and David Wiegand scout the Bay Area for things to do this coming weekend and turn up notes from India, a poetry festival, and much more!

Meklit

April 2, 2014 Great American Music Hall

For tickets and more information, visit slimspresents.com.

Margaret Jenkins Dance Company’s 40th Anniversary

April 3 – 6, 2014 YBCA

For more information, visit mjdc.org.

The Oakland East Bay Symphony’s Notes from India

March 28, 2014 Paramount Theatre in Oakland

Featuring work by Ravi Shankar and a world premiere by Indian born composer Juhi Bansal.

For more information, visit oebs.org.

The San Francisco Jazz Poetry Festival

April 3 – 6, 2014 Joe Henderson Lab

Curated by the always provocative Ishmael Reed and featuring poets such as Indira Allegra, Jewelle Gomez, and Boadiba.

For more information, visit sfjazz.org.

Apache Relay

March 29, 2014 The Chapel

For more information, visit thechapelsf.com.

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Cyrus Musiker

Cyrus Musiker co-hosts The Do List and covers arts and politics for KQED News and The California Report.  His work has been recognized by the Society for Professional Journalists with their Sigma Delta Chi Award for Public Service in Journalism. Cy is a graduate of Hampshire College, and has a Masters in Journalism from UC Berkeley. He worked in the wine business in New York City and Napa Valley for almost a decade before he found his true calling as a radio newsman. When he can find time, Cy loves to run in the East Bay Hills with his dog, swim in Tomales Bay, and hike in the Sierra.

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