BEGIN:VCALENDAR VERSION:2.0 PRODID:-//PYVOBJECT//NONSGML Version 1//EN BEGIN:VEVENT UID:events.uid.3055@www.discovernikkei.org DTSTART:20110430T000000Z DTEND:20110430T000000Z DESCRIPTION:A one-night-only event featuring top classical musicians from t he&nbsp\;Chicago Symphony Orchestra\, Civic Orchestra of&nbsp\;Chicago\, a nd Lyric Opera Chorus as well as outstanding\, award-winning young perform ers and faculty from area music schools. Funds go directly to benefit the animal victims of the earthquake and tsunami that hit Japan on March 11th. \n\nBeneficiaries:\nWorld Society for the Protection of Animals&nbsp\;\n(W SPA)&nbsp\;\n\nWorld Vets&nbsp\;\n\nJapan Earthquake&nbsp\;Animal Rescue&n bsp\;and Support&nbsp\;\n(JEARS)&nbsp\;\n\nPre-concert activities**&nbsp\; &nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\; 6 pm\nPerformances&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\ ;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nb sp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\;&nbsp\; 7 pm\nTickets:\n\nReserved seating : $75&nbsp\;\n($30&nbsp\;Early Bird&nbsp\;Special for the first 20 people by&nbsp\;Saturday\, April 23\, 2011)&nbsp\;\n\nNon-reserved seating: $40&n bsp\;\n($15 Early Bird Special for the first 20 people by Saturday\, April 23\, 2011)&nbsp\;\n\nPerformers:\nYuki Asada\, soprano\nBryan Shilander\, piano\nTokiko&nbsp\;Takeuchi\, violin\nLyle Nicholson\, baritone\nBrenda Huang\, piano\nSeri Lee\, cello\nKyle Jannak-Huang\, piano\nRyan Jannak-Hu ang\, piano\nToki Takeuchi\, soprano\nTage Larsen\, trumpet\nAdrian Speyre r\, trumpet\nShiho Toyonaga\, viola\nMamiko Yasuda-Larsen\, trumpet\, pian o\nEriko Shibata\, trumpet&nbsp\;\n\n*Join us for a silent/live auction pr ior to intermission\, refreshments and&nbsp\;\na pet portrait station!&nbs p\; SUMMARY:Pawz for Japan URL:/en/events/2011/04/30/pawz-for-japan/ END:VEVENT END:VCALENDAR