Insight: Political Roadshows / Cats Made of Rabbits / Rebecca Plack / Silk Road Ensemble

Political Roadshows With little progress in Sacramento, state officials and political party leaders are taking their respective budget shows on the road. Today on Insight, we'll talk about it with Capital Public Radio News' Capitol Bureau Chief Marianne Russ.
Comedy CD Sacramento comedian Keith Lowell Jensen is getting ready to release his second comedy albume "Cats Made of Rabbits," which was recorded at the Sacramento Comedy Spot. We'll talk with him about the project and hear some clips.
Rebecca Plack Soprano Rebecca Plack sings music by Jewish composers from Mahler through Sondheim in her upcoming solo concert of classical opera and Broadway melodies to celebrate Jewish achievement in the arts. You'll meet Plack and hear some of her music.
Rebecca Plack performs at 3 p.m. Sunday, April 10th at the Center at Twenty-Three Hundred, 2300 Sierra Blvd., Sacramento.
Silk Road Ensemble The Silk Road Ensemble, a classical and world music group started by cellist Yo-Yo Ma, is coming to town. We'll talk with two other founding members, composer and kemancheh virtuoso Kayhan Kalhor and composer, arranger and violinist Colin Jacobsen, about how Silk Road got started.
The Silk Ensemble performs at 8 p.m. today at the Mondavi Center in Davis. The concert is sold out.
Friday, April 8, 2011