In Episode 7: Built to Last, past and present members of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra discuss the story of the orchestra's founding more than a century ago.
Host John Hagstrom interviews Frank Villella, director of the CSO's Rosenthal Archives, and Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association President Jeff Alexander. Several current and former CSO musicians, including Tom Hall, Diane Mues and John Bruce Yeh, speak about maintaining and building the ensemble’s standards of excellence.
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