NEW YORK (CBSNewYork) – Musicians got together Sunday night to save the legendary Birdland jazz club.
Performers donated their time and talent for a virtual benefit concert.READ MORE: As COVID-19 Cases Drop, Former Commissioner Of FDA Calls For Easing Of Restrictions On Indoor Gatherings
Since 1949, the club has hosted some of the biggest names in music.
Birdland has been closed for the last 10 months because of COVID and is in danger of closing for good.READ MORE: Times Square Shooting: Intense Manhunt For Suspect; Sources Say Police Locate Discarded Clothes Nearby Scene
A GoFundMe page set up by the city’s performing arts community has raised more than $250,000.
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