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Queer Your Ears: Music by Queer… Queer Your Ears: Music by Queer…

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Check out this great music by LGBTQ musicians.
Check out this great music by LGBTQ musicians.
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Music in Chicago Exhibit at HWLC Music in Chicago Exhibit at HWLC

Enjoy a selection of music themed images from CPL's Special Collections.
Enjoy a selection of music themed images from CPL's Special Collections.
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Blue Ribbon Glee Club Blue Ribbon Glee Club

Apr 19th | 7:00pm - 8:00pm
Enjoy a unique concert with The Blue Ribbon Glee Club, an a capella group performing covers of classic alternative & punk rock songs.
Enjoy a unique concert with The Blue Ribbon Glee Club, an a capella group performing covers of classic alternative & punk rock songs.
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Lyrically Inclined: Books of Song Lyrics Lyrically Inclined: Books of Song Lyrics

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Celebrate National Poetry Month by checking out these books of song lyrics.
Celebrate National Poetry Month by checking out these books of song lyrics.
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"Is Everybody Happy?": A Multimedia… "Is Everybody Happy?": A Multimedia…

Apr 19th | 6:00pm - 7:00pm
Joseph Rubin takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of "The High-Hatted Tragedian of Song," Ted Lewis
Joseph Rubin takes you on a musical journey through the life and times of "The High-Hatted Tragedian of Song," Ted Lewis
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Author Robert Marovich on Chicago and… Author Robert Marovich on Chicago and…

Apr 19th | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Robert Marovich, gospel music historian and author of A City Called Heaven, shares his take on the city's rich gospel music heritage.
Robert Marovich, gospel music historian and author of A City Called Heaven, shares his take on the city's rich gospel music heritage.
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Listening Together: How Chicagoans… Listening Together: How Chicagoans…

Apr 19th | 6:30pm - 7:30pm
Chicago historian and author Max Grinnell will talk about the history of celebrated Chicago music venues along with a look at recent trends.
Chicago historian and author Max Grinnell will talk about the history of celebrated Chicago music venues along with a look at recent trends.
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Top Picks: Your Brain and Music Top Picks: Your Brain and Music

By Jennifer
Jennifer recommends books on how music affects the brain.
Jennifer recommends books on how music affects the brain.
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Classical Gatherings And Other Musical… Classical Gatherings And Other Musical…

Apr 20th | 3:00pm - 4:00pm
This walking tour will explore locations, including the Fine Arts Building and the Civic Opera House, where classical ensembles played.
This walking tour will explore locations, including the Fine Arts Building and the Civic Opera House, where classical ensembles played.
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Quiz: Chicago Music Trivia Quiz: Chicago Music Trivia

By Jennifer
Test your knowledge of Chicago music trivia with this quiz!
Test your knowledge of Chicago music trivia with this quiz!
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A Colorful Tribute to Black Music A Colorful Tribute to Black Music

Apr 21st | 11:00am - 12:00pm
Zsa & Company plays a free concert. The sultry sounds of Zsa & Company presents a soulful blast from the past to modern renditions of…
Zsa & Company plays a free concert. The sultry sounds of Zsa & Company presents a soulful blast from the past to modern renditions of…
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Rap and Poetry with Roy Kinsey Rap and Poetry with Roy Kinsey

Apr 21st | 1:00pm - 2:30pm
Rapper, poet, and librarian Roy Kinsey shares message-oriented music in this performance, open mic and discussion.
Rapper, poet, and librarian Roy Kinsey shares message-oriented music in this performance, open mic and discussion.
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Sing-A-Long: Voice of the People… Sing-A-Long: Voice of the People…

Apr 21st | 2:00pm - 3:00pm
Join us for a spirited sing-a-long featuring songs from the folk, soul and freedom song traditions as inspired by this year's One Book.
Join us for a spirited sing-a-long featuring songs from the folk, soul and freedom song traditions as inspired by this year's One Book.
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The Little OL Korea Choir The Little OL Korea Choir

Apr 21st | 3:00pm - 4:00pm
Little Ol Korea, the Korean Children's choir and dance group, will perform traditional Korean music and dancing.
Little Ol Korea, the Korean Children's choir and dance group, will perform traditional Korean music and dancing.
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Chicago’s Women of Gospel Music Chicago’s Women of Gospel Music

By Michelle
Learn more about some of our city's inspirational female vocalists.
Learn more about some of our city's inspirational female vocalists.
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