John von Rhein: Classical music

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Yuan-Qing Yu believes in music's uncanny ability to mend broken bodies and spirits. Her fervent conviction is one of the reasons Chicago has a promising new instrumental chamber ensemble in its midst, just in time for the new year. The group's name -- the Civitas Ensemble -- was inspired by a...