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CHICAGO ARTISTS PLAYING JAZZ MUSIC FOR JAPAN

A number of Chicago artists are playing jazz music in order to raise money for the Japan relief fund. For starters, a standing-room-only audience jammed the Cultural Center's sprawling Sidney R. Yates Gallery for a "Japanese Earthquake Relief Fundraiser." With minimum suggested donations starting at $50, the event was poised to generate significant financial help for a traumatized nation.

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