In the second of a two-part Critic’s Choice, Andrew reviews some of 2014’s Chicago classical music highlights.
Monday, January 5, 2015 by Matt DeStefano
Poet and translator Peter Cole on Hebrew Poetry from Muslim and Christian Spain. Cole translated, edited and introduced The Dream of the Poem: Hebrew Poetry from Muslim and Christian Spain 950-1492 (Princeton University Press).
Wednesday, December 31, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
In the first of a two-part Critic’s Choice, Andrew reviews some of 2014’s Chicago classical music highlights.
Monday, December 29, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew presents a program of music for the new year.
Wednesday, December 24, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew reads some poetry for the season.
Monday, December 22, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
Mary had a baby. The Chicago Children’s Choir merrily sings about this event (and more) on a 1973 Brewster LP recording Andrew shares.
Monday, December 15, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
Chicago author Lee Sandlin died unexpectedly this weekend.
In his memory, Andrew rebroadcasts a 2013 conversation with Lee Sandlin about his books Storm Kings: The Untold History of America’s Tornado Chasers and Wicked River: The Mississippi When It Last Ran Wild.
Wednesday, December 10, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew reviews the Auditorium Theater’s 125th Anniversary Gala.
Monday, December 8, 2014 by Matt DeStefano
Andrew shares a new program of conversation with Thomas Dyja, author of the acclaimed book on mid-20th-century Chicago, The Third Coast, now available in paperback.