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Andrew Patner on Arts and Culture

Archive for May, 2012

Clap Your Hands Say No

Andrew discusses the age-old classical music quandary: to clap, or not to clap?

Barenboim on Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau

Andrew shares Daniel Barenboim’s statement regarding the late baritone and conductor, Dietrich Fischer-Dieskau.

Emanuel Ax (Pianist)

Andrew talks with renowned pianist Emanuel Ax, curator of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s Keys to the City Piano Festival running from May 23 through June 12.  

Studs Terkel (Rebroadcast from 2005)

With Studs Terkel‘s centennial anniversary approaching, Andrew presents his 2005 WFMT interview with Studs discussing his then new book, And They All Sang: Adventures of an Eclectic Disc Jockey.  Studs talks about his disc jockey days in general, his love of opera, and the music editions of The Studs Terkel Program which aired daily for 45 years, from more…

Studs 100th, Iceman Cometh

Andrew comments on the celebration of Studs Terkel’s 100th birthday year, as well as Goodman Theatre’s staging of Iceman Cometh.

MusicNOW: May 2012

With an assist from Chicago Symphony Orchestra Mead Composer-in-Residence Anna Clyne, Andrew previews two Chicago upcoming new-music events from CSO MusicNOW and ensemble dal niente with Italian pianist/conductor/curator Marino Formenti.