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Jazz Unites, Inc.

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We profile the twenty-four year old organization, founded to bring jazz to the public and encourage people to use the music as a form of cultural and personal expression.

The annual JazzFest Heritage Music Weekend takes place August 6-7 at the South Shore Cultural Center—7059 South Shore Drive in Chicago.

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Music Featured:
Duke Ellington, “Diminuendo in Blue/Blow by Blow,” Verve Jazz Masters Four (Verve, 1994)
Geri Allen Trio, “Feed The Fire,” Twenty One (Blue Note, 1994)
Christian McBride, “King Freddie of Hubbard,” Getting to It (Verve, 1995)
Ernestine Anderson, “On the Sunny Side of the Street,” Love Makes the Changes (Highnote, 2003)

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