News

July 14, 2009

Art Without Borders: Luna Negra Brings a Bossa Nova Collaboration to Millennium Park 

An interview with Brazilian jazz singer Luciana Souza on her collaboration with Luna Negra and the Grant Park Orchestra. This performance will take place on July 22 and 24. more

July 01, 2009

Mysterious Case of July 3rd Fireworks Show 

Alexander Hough discusses Grant Park Music Festival's new July 4th tradition, as well as this year's Independence Eve concert. more

June 27, 2009

The Windy City’s Cultural Delights 

An overview of cultural attractions in Chicago, which features the Grant Park Music Festival. more

June 25, 2009

Pre-Release Book Buzz 

The word is out and anticipation is rising. There is much talk and excitement surrounding the release of our new book Sounds of Chicago's Lakefrontmore

June 16, 2009

The Sound of Summer 

How Grant Park concerts have stirred the city's spirit for 75 years more

June 09, 2009

New Book Chronicles History of Grant Park Music Festival 

Eight Forty-Eight's Richard Steele interviews Tony Macaluso, co-author of the book Sounds of Chicago's Lakefront. more

June 05, 2009

Chicago's 75-Year-old Sonic Asset 

As the Grant Park Music Festival celebrates its 75th season, it's a fitting moment to celebrate the fabled past and vibrant present of this happy marriage of municipal sponsorship and music. more

March 18, 2009

Grant Park Music Festival Promises Big ‘Plans’ 

John von Rhein at the Chicago Tribune previews the Grant Park Music Festival's upcoming 75th season. more