Bernard Chasan wrote:
>Perhaps the monomaniacal dedication to the Cult of
>News and Chit-chat will be reexamined.
Dr. Chasan makes comments along these lines rather frequently. I would
contend that News and Chit-chat as he calls it, are a fundamental
ingredient for a healthy and informed society.
After all, what is it we do here in this very forum but exchange news
and chit-chat about music?
I wonder what Dr. Chasan's opinion would be if NPR offered a talk program
dedicated to the promotion of classical music.