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Andrew Patner on Arts and Culture

Archive for November, 2012

Thurber #8

Andrew reads more from James Thurber’s Fables for Our Time.

Jeff Garlin

            Andrew’s guest is Chicago native comedian Jeff Garlin, co-star and an executive producer of HBO’s “Curb Your Enthusiasm” starring Larry David. Jeff returns to Chicago for a two-week stand-up run December 4 to 16 at the Upstairs Theatre at Steppenwolf.    

Tribute to Elliott Carter

Andrew provides a musical tribute to the late, great Elliott Carter, who died earlier this month at the age of 103.

Werther Or Not

Andrew recommends Lyric Opera of Chicago’s production of Massenet’s Werther.

A Conversation with Alex Ross (Rebroadcast)

Alex Ross My guest is New Yorker music critic, award-winning and best-selling author of The Rest Is Noise: Listening to the Twentieth Century, MacArthur Fellow, and music weblog pioneer with therestisnoise.com, Mr. Alex Ross, discussing his new book of essays and profiles, Listen To This. From bass lines to Björk, Marian Anderson to Radiohead, Bob more…