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08.01.2011| By Richard Sandrok|
Sunday I had one of those days where you end up doing something you had no clue you were going to do. In this case we ended up hitting the historic Ravinia Festival for their annual Tchaikovsky musical extravaganza. Normally this would be held around Labor Day, but for whatever reason they bumped it to the last moments of the month of July. Ravinia is the Summer home of the Chicago Symphony Orchestra, though the festival hardly restricts themselves to classical repertoire. In the past I’ve caught Blondie, Rufus Wainwright, and Rodrigo y Gabriela among …