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A Musical Ode to Michelle Obama

Chicago flutist Nicole Mitchell is a globally recognized musician and composer. Tonight, Mitchell will debut a piece inspired by our first lady, Michelle Obama. She'll be performing as part of the Jazz Institute of Chicago's 7th annual gala. The event serves as a prelude to this weekend's Chicago Jazz Festival. Mitchell says her new work explores themes of freedom and hope.

Event:
Nicole Mitchell will perform "Honoring Grace" at the 7th annual gala of the Jazz Institute of Chicago
Tonigh, September 1 at 6 p.m. 
Spertus Museum 

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