Category Archives: Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Beverly Shores

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Parting Shots

(Chicago, Illinois) We often end our visits to Chicago with a late afternoon stroll up Michigan Avenue from the Art Institute at Adams to Millennium Station at Randolph.  And so, by walking on the west side of Michigan Avenue, and … Continue reading

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Sunset Limited

(Chicago, Illinois) We caught South Shore train 117, the 5:28 from Millennium Station at Randolph and were savoring the sublime symphonic music we had just heard from the Chicago Symphony Orchestra when we realized that we riding the Sunset Limited.   … Continue reading

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Memorial Concert

(Author’s note: We are off witness a concert by the Chicago Symphony Orchestra today with Riccardo Muti at the podium, so it is only fitting that I post this excerpt from the eulogy I delivered for my mother, the long-standing … Continue reading

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Going Places

 

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Crabbing in Chicago

 

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Chicago’s Landmark Fisher Building

(Chicago, Illinois) My friend and fellow Boy Scout, Kevin Quigley, noted when I posted a story on Detroit’s famous Fisher Building, that it was time I gave Chicago’s equally famous Fisher Building its due.  So, Kevin, here are some photos … Continue reading

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