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Created to call attention to local issues, Outlook is a 90-second feature broadcast Monday through Friday at 7:50 am and 5:50 pm.   The segments are written by local citizens, and representatives from various community organizations, on subjects such as youth and education; economics; environment; health, safety, and crime; and politics and government. Regular contributors for Outlook include Lee Moldaver, Santa Barbara County School Superintendent Bill Cirone.


KDB's Special "Santa Barbara in Concert" Broadcasts
Sunday nights, 7pm. All programs subject to change

Date Ensemble Performance
19-Jan-14 SB Symphony Nov. Concert
26-Jan-14 Music Academy 6/21/13 Concert
2-Feb-14 Camerata Pacifica Jan. Concert
9-Feb-14 SB Symphony Jan. Concert
16-Feb-14 Music Academy Special Program
23-Feb-14 Oprera SB Tosca
2-Mar-14 Camerata Pacifica Feb. Concert
9-Mar-14 SB Symphony Feb. Concert
16-Mar-14 SB Chamber Orchestra Jan. Concert
23-Mar-14 SB Master Chorale Nov. Concert
30-Mar-14 Camerata Pacifica Mar. Concert
6-Apr-14 SB Symphony Mar. Concert
13-Apr-14 Music Academy 7/23 Concert
20-Apr-14 Oprera SB Falstaff
27-Apr-14 West Coast Ch. Orchestra Nov. Concert
4-May-14 Camerata Pacifica Apr. Concert
11-May-14 SB Symphony Apr. Concert
18-May-14 SB Chamber Orchestra Mar. Concert
25-May-14 SB Quire of Voyces Apr. Concert
1-Jun-14 SB Choral Society Mar. Concert
8-Jun-14 Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson CAMA 1/11/14
15-Jun-14 SB Master Chorale Apr. Concert
22-Jun-14 Music Academy
29-Jun-14 Music Academy
6-Jul-14 Music Academy
13-Jul-14 Music Academy
20-Jul-14 Music Academy
27-Jul-14 Music Academy
3-Aug-14 Music Academy
10-Aug-14 Music Academy
17-Aug-14 Music Academy
24-Aug-14 Music Academy
31-Aug-14 West Coast Symphony Fiesta Concert
7-Sep-14 Adelfos Ensemble June Concert
14-Sep-14 Camerata Pacifica May Concert
28-Sep-14 SB Chamber Orchestra May Concert
5-Oct-14 SB Symphony May Concert
19-Oct-14 West Coast Ch. Orchestra May Concert
26-Oct-14 Opera SB The Consul


Nightly at 9 pm, KDB presents an aria or a scene from the Grand Opera repertoire, performed by the leading voices of our time.  Each Vignette features an enlightening introduction.  Opera Vignette is sponsored by Chaucer's Book Store, which has been a major friend to KDB for over 30 years. Go to our Music Schedule to see what's coming up.


Sunday evenings at 9:10 pm (except for the first Sunday of the month) with this program of great choral works. The selections are mostly sacred, and chosen mainly from repertoire of the masters – Mozart, Beethoven, Haydn, Brahms, and Handel – in performances by the world's leading choirs, soloists, and conductors. Go to our Music Schedule to see what's coming up.


Saturday evenings at 6 pm: classics in popular music!  Rich orchestrations of great 20th century American music from Broadway to Hollywood with selections by George Gershwin, Cole Porter, Richard Rodgers, Jerome Kern, Irving Berlin, and many others. Go to our Music Schedule to see what's coming up.


The UC Santa Barbara Music Department is staffed by superb musicians and teachers and attended by many talented student artists.  This program is their KDB showcase, with recorded performances, and enlightening interviews and discussions.   The show is broadcast the first Sunday of the month at 9:10 pm.


This highly respected San Francisco public affairs speakers' forum, founded in 1903, provides a weekly series of lectures and discussions about the vital topics of our time.   The guest speakers are national or world leaders in their respective fields. Broadcast on Sunday mornings at 7 am. For past episodes, please go to