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Saucy Jazz raises $10k for school music program

Blake Nelson (standing, center) solos on clarinet as CHS Jazz Band 1 plays ”Mary's Idea,” by Mary Lou Williams during last Saturday's Saucy Jazz event. PETE NELSON

A hearty lasagna dinner catered by Mazzi's of Eugene, lively music provided by Creswell High and Creswell Middle School jazz musicians, and games that put the ”fun” in fundraising added up to more than $10,000 to support Creswell's school music program as the Creswell Music Boosters hosted their fifth annual Saucy Jazz event on Feb. 10 in the . . .

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