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Mason Bates: Philharmonia Fantastique
Explore the age-old connection of creativity and technology in Philharmonia Fantastique: The Making of the Orchestra, a modern day Young Person’s Guide to the Orchestra by former Mead Composer-in-Residence Mason Bates. Winner of the 2022 Grammy Award for Best Engineered Album, Classical.
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CSO in the Twentieth Century: Collector’s Choice (10-CD)
Margaret Hillis: Unsung Pioneer
Conductor, airplane pilot, educator, activist — Margaret Hillis was a pioneer in American choral music. The first woman to regularly conduct a major symphony orchestra, she was the founder of the Chicago Symphony Chorus and served for 37 years as its first director. Now, for the first time, Margaret Hillis’ extraordinary life and trailblazing career can be explored by readers worldwide in Margaret Hillis: Unsung Pioneer, written by Chicago Symphony Chorus associate director Cheryl Frazes Hill.
The sound of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra today. Find the most recent recordings of the CSO on CSO Resound, including Grammy® Award-winning performances led by Riccardo Muti and Bernard Haitink.