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Chicago Zither Club Celebrates 100 Years

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Ruth Valentino

On Sunday, April 28, the Chicago Zither Club will celebrate its 100th anniversary with a spectacular concert featuring not only the Chicago area zither players but also zither friends from around the country. The performance will be enhanced by member soloists Olivia Kiehaber, Ruth Valentino and Max Voloshin. The Davenport Zither Ensemble will also be featured as well as a special appearance by Master Zither Artist Tomy Temerson from Germany. The performance will take place at the Cultural Center of the Society of Danube Swabians at 625 Seegers Road in Des Plaines, IL ( and will begin at 3:00 p.m. with open seating. A complimentary sweet table and cash bar will be available after the concert. Tickets are $15 in advance and $20 at the door. To order advance tickets, contact Janet Stessl at 773-631-2854.