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Andrew Patner on Arts and Culture

Addio Abbado

Andrew comments on the life of Maestro Claudio Abaddo, who died Monday at the age of 80.

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Lincoln and Music (Rebroadcast)

We present “Lincoln and Music,” a favorite from our series of “Abraham Lincoln Reconsidered” programs–a co-production with the Chicago History Museum with generous funding from the Motorola Foundation.

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VOX 3 Collective’s Maskarade

Andrew review’s VOX 3 Collective’s Chicago premiere of Denmark’s national opera, Carl Neilsen’s Maskarade.

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Bernard Haitink (Conductor)

Andrew presents a new conversation with Bernard Haitink discussing his 60th anniversary year as a conductor of leading international orchestras.

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Best of 2013

Andrew looks back at 2013 and provides his top ten.

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James Thurber – Fables for the New Year

Andrew brings you more from James Thurber’s “Fables for Our Time.”

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Black Sabbath (no, not that Black Sabbath) – Part 1 of 2

Andrew presents Black Sabbath: The Secret Musical History of Black-Jewish Relations,  a remarkable collection of Black American recording artists performing Yiddish and other Jewish songs.

 

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December Fables for Our Time – Part 2

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

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Merry Mary — A 1973 Chicago Children’s Choir Christmas

Mary had a baby.  The Chicago Children’s Choir merrily sings about this event (and more) on a 1973 Brewster LP recording Andrew shares.

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December Fables for Our Time – Part 1

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

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