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Video Wed Aug 13 2014

A Theme Song for a Good Cause

"Windy City Live" host Ryan Chiaverini recorded a new song about Chicago, with proceeds benefiting the Illinois Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

The video debuted on YouTube and iTunes Monday, before news broke of Robin Williams' death. Chiaverini's younger brother committed suicide five years ago, and he's been active with AFSP ever since.

 

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Classical Tue Jul 07 2015

Pulling Strings: For Classical Music in Chicago, You Got a Guy - July 2015

By Elliot Mandel

Escape the heat and giant crowds during these dog days and check out some intimate chamber music with some of Chicago's best locally-based artists.

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