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'Trombone Shorty,' 4 Others Receive $250,000 Heinz Awards

Musician "Trombone Shorty,'' known for his work to preserve the musical heritage of New Orleans, is one of five people being honored Wednesday with $250,000 prizes from the Heinz Family Foundation.   The Heinz Awards recognize innovative work in the arts, environment, human condition, public policy and economics categories.   Troy "Trombone Shorty'' Andrews started a foundation to provide New Orleans schools will musical instruments and a self-named...

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