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Chicago Soul—Chicago Youth Symphony Orchestras Gala

| February 20, 2019 | Parties

Location: Four Seasons Hotel Chicago
Date: February 9, 2019
Write up: CYSO, one of the nation’s premier youth orchestras, marked its 72nd anniversary season by paying tribute to the enduring legacy of Chicago soul music at their annual gala. This year’s celebration, Chicago Soul, showcased the music born during the 1960’s on South Michigan Avenue’s historic ”Record Row” with artists such as Etta James, Curtis Mayfield, and Chaka Khan making an indelible mark on American music. Over 300 guests attended the gala helping to raise more than $415,000 for CYSO’s music training, education, and community engagement programs. Photography by David Turner Photography


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