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SATURDAY October 5

Guest Host: Karen Gordon

0730 Comedians Jean Paul and Arthur Simeon will both take part in "Accent On Toronto 12", CBC Toronto's annual night of comedy. It happens later this month. But first, they sat down with Karen to talk about the often complex life of a comedian.
Listen audio (runs 14:48)
You can get better acquainted with Jean Paul and Arthur Simeon at
Jean's website and
Arthur's Facebook page.
Accent On Toronto 12 takes place at the Danforth Music Hall on October 17th. You can get ticket info at the
Accent On Toronto website.

0800 We're all leading increasingly high-tech lives. And that extends to our houses. Jorge Rodrigues---president of J B Rodrigues & Associates, building contractors and consultants in Toronto---came in to talk about the incorporation of high technology into home renovations.
Listen audio (runs 10:21)
Hey...Jorge is now on Twitter. You can follow his tweets at @jbrtoronto

0830 David Buchbinder is a trumpeter, composer and leader of the band known as Odessa/Havana. It's just released its second album...called "Walk To The Sea". And David came into the Fresh Air studio to play some of Odessa/Havana's music and talk about the band's origins and evolution.
Listen audio (runs 10:41)
NOTE: Music clearance restrictions prohibit inclusion of the music originally contained in this item.
For more on the band, check out the Odessa/Havana website.
You may also want to visit
David's website.