Futures Past, Futures Present

Interviews: Architect and Artist, William Underhill; Rotary Nature Center Volunteer, Elmi ScafidiMusic: “Action at a Distance” and “Sun on 5 at 152,” written and performed by Matmos Geodesic Bird Dome on Oakland Wiki


Music: “Innit,” written and performed by Kicker McElroy Fountain on Oakland Wiki

The Gardens at Lake Merritt

Interviews: Tai Chi Practitioner Brian Bevridge; Bonsai Garden Directory Gordon Deeg; Park Supervisor, Victoria RochaMusic: “Unearthed/Unbound,” performed by Miya Masaoka; “Ainu Welcome Song,” composed and performed by Miya Masaoka & Fred Holder Gardens at Lake Merritt website Torii Gate on Oakland Wiki Easterbrook Bird Fountain on Oakland Wiki Necklace of Lights on Oakland Wiki Oakland …

Desire Point

Path to secluded shoreline. There is no interview or music for this stop.

Municipal Culture

Interview: Metal Artist, David ThorpeMusic: “Ankan Och Hackspetten (The Duck and the Woodpecker),” composed by Jerker Johansson, performed by the Oakland Municipal Band Edoff Memorial Bandstand on Oakland Wiki Oakland Municipal Band website Anne Woodell on Oakland Wiki Mid-Century Monster on Oakland Wiki Necklace of Lights on Oakland Wiki

The War With Spain

Interview: Living History Actor, Lou LopezMusic: “The Honorable Decry of Shit Stall Lean” and “Kalashnikov,” written and performed by Extra Action Marching Band; “Iron Butterfly Theme,” written and performed by Iron Butterfly USS Maine Torpedo Port on Oakland Wiki

Urban Runoff

Interviews: Lake Merritt Institute Directory, Dr. Richard Bailey; Lake Clean-up VolunteersMusic: Organ music performed by Rudy DeVos (recorded at Cathedral of Christ the Light) Lake Merritt Institute website Cathedral of Christ the Light on Oakland Wiki

Find a Need and Fill It

Music: “Skyroads,” performed by Pierlo; “It’s a Wonderful Life” performed by Henry Kaiser Kaiser Center on Oakland Wiki Henry J. Kaiser on Oakland Wiki Henry Kaiser on Oakland Wiki

Schilling’s Garden and Snow’s Museum

Interview: Preservationist and Activist, Naomi SchiffMusic: “Schilling Gravy Mixes,” from KFWB radio broadcast; “Elephants,” composed by Courtney Lain, performed by The Marvelous Museum Band. Schilling Gardens on Oakland Wiki August Schilling on Oakland Wiki Snow Museum on Oakland Wiki Henry Snow on Oakland Wiki