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Giving back (Dec 2009)
A big kudo to country music musicians and the Country Music Association for donating more than $1 million to the Nashville area public schools for music education programs. The donation - $1,066,632 to be exact - stemmed from money raised during last year's Country Music Festival held in Nashville. Performers - and there dozens of them - do not receive payment for their appearances at the annual festival held every June. Instead, the CMA gives a chunk of the money raised to the Keep the Music Playing campaign.  ...

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