Hannah Edgar

Deputy Editor-in-Chief  /   2018 Class   /  @2ndFiddle

CONTRIBUTIONS

Composers Come Out in Full Force in Sinfonietta’s Concert

Last week, the Chicago Sinfonietta presented “More Than a Letter,” celebrating classical music's once-closted greats.

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March 30, 2017

Who Runs the World? Still Straight White Men, With One Condition

Steppenwolf's new play, despite its title, proved to be much more nuanced than a mere takedown of privilege.

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February 13, 2017

Grammy-Nominated Spektral Quartet Shares History and Jokes

The Chicago Maroon sits down with Spektral Quartet to talk their Grammy nomination, new album, and newest member.

FEATURE

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January 23, 2017

History, Hysterics, and The Dun

Dean Boyer participates in improv comedy with students and faculty in The Revival's The Hutchins Plan.

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January 9, 2017

Generation X': A Brief History of Dropouts and Transfer Students at the University of Chicago

The University of Chicago has a distinguished list of alums. It also has a distinguished list of decampers.

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October 27, 2016

Ensemble-in-Residence Brings Winds of Change to Campus

They called themselves Imani Winds, after the Swahili word for “faith.”

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October 6, 2016

The Reluctant Confessor: Andrew Bird Opens Up About Newest Album

“I didn’t set out to make a personal record, but so much had happened in that four or five years that it would have been conspicuous to not write about it. I call the record Are You Serious because I surprised myself.”

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September 5, 2016

Center for Identity and Inclusion Remembers Orlando Victims

"Like all of you, I’m still trying to process this. This affects all of us."

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June 16, 2016

CSO Unveils Fritz Reiner Bust at Symphony Center

"The legend of the Chicago Symphony . . . was made by Fritz Reiner.”

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June 15, 2016

CSO Serves Up Program to Satisfy All Palates

Which of the two was the main course, however, depends on who you ask.

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May 30, 2016