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Nov
13

Backstage at the Egyptian: Interview with Amanda Nelson of the Kishwaukee Symphony Orchestra

Interview with Amanda Nelson Conducted by Karina Palomo Karina: Why is it important to give children an opportunity to see a live symphony orchestra? Amanda: Children are the next generation of symphonic music listeners and supporters. If we don’t take the time ... READ MORE

Nov
01

Backstage at the Egyptian: Interview with Rick Johnson of The Chicago Authority

The Chicago Authority Interview with co-founder and lead guitarist, Rick Johnston Conducted by Karina Palomo Karina: When were you first introduced to Chicago’s music? Rick: I was playing in a middle school rock band – typical for the time, two guitars, keyboard, ... READ MORE

Nov
01

Backstage at the Egyptian: Interview with Ben Cooley of The Simon & Garfunkel Story

Interview with Benjamin Cooley Conducted by Karina Palomo Karina: What do you enjoy the most about telling the story of Simon and Garfunkel? Ben:  Well, as we tell the story of their lives we pair it with what was going on in ... READ MORE