How the Chicago Symphony Landed the Music Director New York Wanted

Chicago Newcity | May 14, 2008
Italian conductor Riccardo Muti, who had reportedly turned down the music directorship of the New York Philharmonic at least twice in recent years, is signing a contract to become the CSO's tenth music director.

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