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E.g., 03/04/2015
E.g., 03/04/2015
Saturday, March 7, 2015
(This program continues for multiple sessions)
Making a Drop Spine Box

10 am - 1 pm

Some books are so fragile they can’t be mended. Others are so valuable they need special protection. Whether it’s a scrapbook bursting with unruly pages, or a rare volume beautifully bound, a drop spine box can serve as a valuable encasement for all manner of materials. . This standard enclosure is used to house books in special collection libraries across the world. It…

Saturday, March 7, 2015
(This program continues for multiple sessions)
Gustav Mahler Reconsidered: The Conductor and Composer

10 am - noon

This class has been cancelled.

Gustav Mahler was a musical innovator as both a conductor and a composer, and this seminar will explore the many factors that have contributed to the continued relevance of his music. We will enter Mahler’s mind through his memoirs and letters, as well as by examining the literature he read and adapted. By parsing these documents, we will trace the intellectual and aesthetic development...

Saturday, March 28, 2015
(This program continues for multiple sessions)
Best Addresses: Notable Residential Streets in Chicago

10:30 am - 12 pm10:30 am - 12:30 pm on April 11th

Registration is full. Call (312) 255-3700 for the waitlist.

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