On May 10, 1869, workers drove the so-called “golden spike”spike through railroad ties joining the Union Pacific Railroad with the Central Pacific Railroad. Saturday evening on The American Sound, hear American composer George Antheil’s “Golden Spike,” inspired by America’s transcontinental railroad.
Light Installation by James Turrell
Listen to the Story
We capture the magic of James Turrell’s new light installation at the Franklin Park Conservatory with stunning time lapse video of the Palm House and an interview with the artist during the final days of installation.