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Sean Chen Recital, Friday at 8:00 PM After a year-long competition sponsored by the American Pianists Association, five finalists remained; the final phase of the Indianapolis-based competition was broadcast on WFMT in the fall. LA-native Sean Chen took the highest award. Friday’s edition of Music in Chicago presents a recital with Sean Chen. Listen to more... more...
As has so often been the case, New York City is a well-spring for so much of American culture. It is the birth place of the likes of George Gershwin, Aaron Copland, Stephen Sondheim, and Jerome Kern. Since its founding in 1842, the New York Philharmonic has been central to America's musical life: they gave the first performance of Dvorak's New World more...
[Live broadcast on Wednesday at 7:15 PM] Clemenza is the story of the benevolent Roman Emperor Titus. Like the Mozart character, the historical Titus struggled over whether or not to pardon a friend and traitor. The historical Titus did have a Romance with the Jewish queen Berenice who had sided with the Romans in their war against the Jews. That's where the action of this opera begins more...
In the year 1977 NASA launched two unmanned spacecraft, space probes programmed to survey the solar system, timed to take advantage of a rare alignment of the planets. Knowing the probes would continue their trajectories indefinitely, NASA scientists elected to place time capsules within the probes more...
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For the revived Worldwide Music Play-In, classical musicians of all levels and all ages from the five boroughs joined players around the globe.
Asian nations join forces to search the South China Sea for a Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 239 people
Russia's foreign minister says the crisis in Ukraine was "created artificially for purely geopolitical reasons" as tension over Crimea continues.
Substitute Olivier Giroud scores two late goals as Arsenal beat Everton to become the first team into the semi-finals of the FA Cup.
On this edition of Chicago Tonight: The Week in Review with Joel Weisman, the...
Joel Weisman and his panel of journalists tackle education topics: the ISAT controversy...
We meet the four Republican candidates for Illinois Lt. Governor and hear their vision...
All Day Immersion Seminar: Master Piano Trios with the Lincoln Trio
All Day Immersion Seminar: Leonard Bernstein--A Musical Giant with Bill McGlaughlin