Shaun Burner works on a mural Wednesday of his friend and fellow artist and DJ Daniel Osterhoff on a Sacramento building. Osterhoff, also an electronic music DJ, was well regarded and respected in the Sacramento arts community. His influence and murals can be seen at Dad’s Sandwiches, Anthony’s Barbershop, Art Street, Insight Coffee, and R5, among many others. Osterhoff died Saturday at age 37.
Gao Vang Williams, director of Vocal Jazz Ensembles at California State University, Sacramento, explains the difference between singing jazz and classical music. Video by Debbie Arrington, The Sacramento Bee.
More than 200 people spent last Friday volunteering and beautifying the Sacramento Youth Detention Facility for Cesar Chavez National Day of Service, including muralist Anthony Padilla. The facility got a new Sacramento Proud mural and a garden, where the kids learn agricultural and construction skills in preparation for transition to the society upon release.