In the first of a two-part program, Andrew takes a walk with the curators through the new permanent galleries of the Indian Art of the Americas and African Art exhibits at the Art Institute of Chicago.
Archive for October, 2011
Wednesday, October 26, 2011 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew reads more tales by James Thurber.
Monday, October 24, 2011 by Matt DeStefano
Tonight on Critical Thinking, Andrew talks with former Chicago Symphony Orchestra Principal Conductor Bernard Haitink in a new conversation recorded just yesterday. Mr. Haitink will lead the CSO, Chicago Symphony Chorus, and vocal soloists in performances this week of Haydn’s oratorio “The Creation,” his first time taking up the score in a long and distinguished more…
Wednesday, October 19, 2011 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew describes how his travels to Stockholm, Sweden to cover Riccardo Muti‘s acceptance of this year’s Birgit Nilsson Prize provided additional perspective on world of music.
Monday, October 17, 2011 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew shares some music and excerpts from the ceremonies awarding the $1 million Birgit Nilsson Prize in music to Riccardo Muti in Stockholm just a few days ago.
Wednesday, October 12, 2011 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew discusses Chicago Symphony Orchestra Music Director Riccardo Muti’s initiatives in broadening repertoire.
Sunday, October 9, 2011 by Matt DeStefano
Tonight on Critical Thinking, Andrew’s guests are cast and production team members of Chicago Shakespeare Theater’s new production of Stephen Sondheim’s Follies, opening this Wednesday night on Navy Pier and running through November 6.
Wednesday, October 5, 2011 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew describes two exciting exhibits at the Art Institute of Chicago.