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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 08/25/19: Chicago Jazz Festival Preview

The Arts Section 08/25/19: Chicago Jazz Festival Preview

On this edition of The Arts Section, host Gary Zidek gets you ready for the 41st annual Chicago Jazz Festival. Gary sits down with percussionist, composer and music programmer extraordinaire Mike Reed to talk about his new book THE CITY WAS YELLOW. The years-in-the-making project is the inspiration for a special performance that will celebrate the Jazz Institute of Chicago’s 50th anniversary. WDCB’s Leslie Keros profiles renowned pianist Ryan Cohan, who will be performing at the Jazz Fest. A little later, Paul Abella stops by to share his recommendations for what acts to see at this year’s Festival. And the Dueling Critics, Kerry Reid and Jonathan Abarbanel, stop by to review the Chicago premiere of a play titled NOW OR LATER.

The Arts Section 09/01/19: Candace Bushnell Interview + Fall Theater Preview

The Arts Section 09/01/19: Candace Bushnell Interview + Fall Theater Preview

The Arts Section 08/18/19: The Music Box Turns 90 + New Envisioning Justice Exhibit Opens

The Arts Section 08/18/19: The Music Box Turns 90 + New Envisioning Justice Exhibit Opens