We invite you to join us for a discussion of Listen to This, the new book by New Yorker music critic Alex Ross. His previous book, The Rest is Noise, was a finalist for the 2008 Pulitzer Prize and won several awards, including a National Book Critics Circle Award. With Listen to This, Ross hopes to introduce "crucial figures and ideas in classical music, and also give an alternative perspective on modern pop."
Ross is joined by Andrew Patner, the Chicago-based author, classical music critic of the Chicago Sun-Times and Critic-at-Large for 98.7WFMT Radio and wfmt.com.
Recorded Wednesday, October 27, 2010 at the STOP SMILING Storefront.