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My name is Gary Zidek. Welcome to The Arts Section. Tune into the radio program every Sunday morning on WDCB 90.9 & 90.7 FM or listen to it online here. I'll be showcasing a variety of arts & entertainment, as well as.highlighting some creative ideas.

The Arts Section 04/15/18: Profile of Artist Jessica Campbell, CSO Preview & Blues Hip-Hop Experience

The Arts Section 04/15/18: Profile of Artist Jessica Campbell, CSO Preview & Blues Hip-Hop Experience

On this edition of The Arts Section, host Gary Zidek catches up with artist Jessica Campbell.  The Chicago-based creator just opened a gallery show, WHO DIS, and will drop her second graphic novel next month.  Later in the show, Newcity Chicago music writer Dennis Polkow highlights some upcoming Chicago Symphony Orchestra programs. Polkow talks to acclaimed composer George Walker and CSO music director Riccardo Muti.  The Dueling Critics, Jonathan Abarbanel and Kelly Kleiman, stop by to review Raven Theatre's world premiere of THE GENTLEMAN CALLER. Gary reviews a new film, YOU WERE NEVER REALLY HERE.  WDCB's Paul Abella has a conversation with renowned saxophonist Ernie Watts. And Gary sits down with Sylvia Ewing to talk about an upcoming program titled THE BLUES HIP-HOP EXPERIENCE

The Arts Section 04/22/18: Backstage At Lyric + U.S. Poet Laureate

The Arts Section 04/22/18: Backstage At Lyric + U.S. Poet Laureate

The Arts Section 04/08/18: Checking Out Chicago History Museum's New Blues Exhibit

The Arts Section 04/08/18: Checking Out Chicago History Museum's New Blues Exhibit