Tune-in! GPMF Featured on Major News Channels

July 21, 2009

Chicago media has caught onto the 75th Season fever. Various members of the Festival have been interviewed on WTTW Chicago Tonight, WGN Midday News, NBC 5 News, and ABC 7 News. 

Channel 9 Midday News

Monday, July 20, 2009

Sounds of Chicago's Lakefront co-authors Tony Macaluso and Julia Bachrach discuss the book and the history of the Festival during an interview with WGN's Steve Sanders. Watch the full interview at wgntv.com.


Channel 7 News

Friday, July 3, 2009 11:00 am

Featured on Channel 7 was a special tap dance performance and interview with Tony Macaluso, author of Sounds of Chicago's Lakefront, covering Grant Park Music Festival's history and the 75th Season. Watch the full interview and tap dance performance at abc7.com.

Channel 5 News

Thursday, July 2, 2009 5:00 pm

Channel 5 interviewed the author of Sounds of Chicago's Lakefront, Tony Macaluso. He discussed the book, the history of Grant Park Music Festival, as well as the July 4th concert. Watch the full interview at nbcchicago.com.

Chicago Tonight

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 7:00 pm

Channel 11 aired an exclusive interview with Chorus Director Christopher Bell and a performance by the Apprentice Chorale. Get behind the scenes scoop about the 75th Anniversary Season and the highly anticipated book Sounds of Chicago's LakefrontWatch the full interview and Apprentice Chorale performance at WTTW.com.