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A sample of what's happening during the Chicago Jazz Festival

(subject to change)

 

Museum of Contemporary Art

Tuesdays on the Terrace

Tuesdays, June 13 - September 26, 2017

5:30-8pm

Museum of Contemporary Art

220 E. Chicago Ave.

Visit mcachicago.org

 

Jazzin' at the Shedd

Wednesday, June 28 - September 13, 2017

5-10pm

Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr.

Visit sheddaquarium.org

 

Jazz at DuSable Museum

2017 Sounds of History Jazz Series - "A Jazzy Jam at the Du: Here's to you Dr. Margaret Burroughs"

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

6-9pm

DuSable Museum of African American History, 640 E. 56th Pl.

Visit dusablemuseum.org

 

Chicago Jazz Philharmonic: "The Best Of"

Wednesday, August 23, 2017

6:30-9:30pm

Millennium Park, Jay Pritzker Pavilion

Visit millenniumpark.org

 

Hyde Park Jazz Festival

September 23 & 24, 2017

Midway Plaisance, Woodlawn and Ellis Ave.

Visit hydeparkjazzfestival.org

 

WDCB’s Jazz Fest Week Concerts and Live Broadcast

PianoForte Studios, 1335 S. Michigan Ave.

  • Monday, August 28, 6-7pm

Sarah Marie Young & Stu Mindeman

  • Tuesday, August 29, 6-7pm

John Campbell

 

Jazz Institute of Chicago

Jazz City

  • Bebop Brass Hails Monk's 100th

Friday, October 6, 2017 - LaFollette Park, 133 N. Laramie

  • To Be or Not to Bop: Jon Faddis Celebrates Dizzy's Centennial

Friday, November 3, 7pm - South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. South Shore Dr.

  • Ask Your Mama: Echos of Langston Hughes

Friday, December 1, 2017 - Hamilton Park, 513 W. 72nd St.

Visit jazzinchicago.org

 

Jazz at the Logan

  • Saturday, October 7, 2017 - Anat Cohen
  • Friday, December 1, 2017 - Brad Mehldau

Reva and David Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St.

Visit arts.uchicago.edu/explore/reva-and-david-logan-center-arts

 

Jazz Club Tour

Jazz Institute of Chicago   jazzinchicago.org

Wednesday, August 30, 2017

From 6pm-midnight, explore jazz in Chicago during the annual JIC Jazz Club Tour. Hear music at a variety of participating clubs for one low price. The tour includes trolley transportation and club admission; a great way to meet up with other jazz lovers!

You must be 21 or over to participate in this event. New this year! Want to have your own trolley? Take advantage of our private trolley service.

Visit jazzinchicago.org for complete details and to purchase tickets.

 

Loop Route

Andy's Jazz Club

11 E. Hubbard St.

 

The Jazz Showcase

806 S. Plymouth Ct.

 

M Lounge

1520 S. Wabash Ave.

 

Reggies

2105 S. State St.

 

Winter's Jazz Club

465 N. McClurg Ct.

South Side Route

Norman's Bistro

1001 E. 43rd St.

 

Red Peppers Lounge

428 E. 87th St.

 

City Life

712 E. 83rd St.

 

Some Like It Black

810 E. 43rd St.

 

V75

125 W. 75th St.

North Route

Green Mill

4802 N. Broadway St.

 

Old Town School of Folk Music

4544 N. Lincoln Ave.

 

Constellation

3111 N. Western Ave.

 

Hungry Brain

2319 W. Belmont Ave.

 

Rosa's

3420 W. Armitage Ave.