The Daily Northwestern

Chicago Symphony Orchestra’s bassoonist joins Bienen faculty

Annie Bruce, Reporter

May 29, 2014

Becoming a university professor has always been a dream for David McGill. That dream will become a reality in September when McGill joins the staff of the Bienen School of Music. McGill, who has been the principal bassoon...

Gandlmayr: Riccardo Muti deserves a warmer welcome

Michael Gandlmayr, Bienen Senior

April 7, 2014

Last week, it was announced that Riccardo Muti, music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, will give the main address at the 2014 commencement ceremony. As a senior in the Bienen School of Music, you can imagine that I w...

Chicago Symphony Orchestra music director Riccardo Muti to speak at commencement

Rebecca Savransky, Campus Editor

April 3, 2014

Riccardo Muti, music director of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, will give the main address at the 2014 commencement ceremony. Muti will also be one of five individuals to receive an honorary degree at the ceremony, which will...