Hannah Edgar

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

CONTRIBUTIONS

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

Ensemble Dal Niente Celebrates 10 Years of Eclectic Musicmaking

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May 10, 2016

Ensemble Dal Niente Celebrates 10 Years of Out-of-the-Box Musicmaking

“It’s not gonna get any more in-the-box,” Lewanski predicted. “I suspect that it’ll only get weirder.”

FEATURE

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May 9, 2016

Panel Navigates the Economic Viability of Opera

“I think it’s impossible for opera to die, because there are so many people [out there] who are making it continue.”

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May 6, 2016

Lecturer Gets Fingers Sticky With Lemonade

“Beyoncé whitened herself in an attempt to be ‘palatable’ by a culture that needed her to be that [way], and she’s aware of that: she critiques that in ‘Pretty Hurts,’ she critiques that in Lemonade.”

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May 2, 2016

After 17 Years, Ensemble-in-Residence Bids Farewell to UChicago

"The people we used to coach are out in the world now doing all sorts of things . . ."

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April 28, 2016

Uncommon Interview: In Conversation with Composer Stacy Garrop, A.M. ’95

"She was a woman who wasn’t afraid to look like a woman..."

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April 25, 2016

Sleepy Storytelling at CSO Stunts Tchaikovsky, Mahler

". . . under the fingers of the CSO’s caramel strings, one wondered anew why Miranda and Ferdinand’s love theme isn’t heard as often as Romeo and Juliet’s."

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April 21, 2016

Lesbians, Guns, and a Dead Dog in a Handbag: Cocked at Victory Gardens

"Gubbins’s three-person drama demonstrates how easily fear and prejudice can lead to violent escalation, inexorably building to a Hitchcockian, Rear Window-esque climax."

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March 3, 2016