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Yo-Yo Ma to hold 'Concert for Peace' in Chicago / WFMT

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The Chicago Symphony Orchestra Association today announced a Concert for Peace to be presented Sunday, June 11, at 4:00 pm at St. Sabina Catholic Church on Chicago's South Side. Cellist Yo-Yo Ma, the Chicago Symphony's Creative Consultant, will join players from the Civic Orchestra, the CSOA's training program for emerging professional musicians, and singers from the Chicago Children's Choir. Performers will present chamber and vocal music including works by Scott Joplin, Antonin Dvorak, Aaron Copland, and Duke Ellington. The concert has been developed along with St. Sabina's Father Michael Pfleger, who will offer comments during the event. The Faith Community of St. Sabina, of which St. Sabina Church is part, will offer over 300 free tickets to members of the community.

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