Chicago Jazz Festival - Around Town

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

(subject to change)

 

Friday, August 24

8pm - Corner Store of Edgewater Beach Apartments, 5555 N. Sheridan Rd.

Jazz in the Pink with Jason Stein, Katie Ernst and Avreeayl Ra

Produced by HotHouse

Tickets at hothouse.net

   
 

Saturday, August 25

4-10pm - Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave.

Dog/Day #1: Craig Taborn, James Brandon Lewis, Josh Berman, Black Diamond Devouring the Guilt and more

Free Admission, 18+

constellation-chicago.com

 

4-10pm - Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave.

Dog/Day #1: Ayana Contreras, Camila Meza, Black Diamond, Angel Bat Dawid and more

Free Admission, 21+

Lineup at hungrybrainchicago.com

 

Sunday, August 26

5-11pm - Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave.

Dog/Day #2: Ken Vandermark, Twin Talk, Touch My Beloved's Thought and more

Free Admission, 18+

constellation-chicago.com

 

5-11pm - Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave.

Dog/Day #2: Ken Vandermark, Vincent Chancey, Twin Talk, Touch and more

Free Admission, 21+

hungrybrainchicago.com

 

Monday, August 27

6pm - Harris Theater Rooftop, 205 E. Randolph St.

Mike Reed's People Places & Things

Tickets at harristheaterchicago.org

 

6-7pm - PianoForte Chicago, 1335 S. Michigan Ave.

WDCB Jazz Fest Week Live Broadcasts: Richard Johnson Solo Piano

Tune in Live on 90.9, 90.7 or WDCB.org

 

Tuesday, August 28

5:30-8pm - Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave.

Tuesdays on the Terrace: Ari Brown Tribute to Muhal Richard Abrams

Free Admission for Illinois residents

mcachicago.org

  6-7pm - PianoForte Chicago, 1335 S. Michigan Ave.
WDCB Jazz Fest Week Live Broadcasts: Jo Ann Daugherty Trio
Tune in Live on 90.9, 90.7 or WDCB.org


 

7:30-10pm - Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave.

Dog/Day #3: Erwin Helfer & Greg Ward

Free Admission, 21+

hungrybrainchicago.com

   
 

Wednesday, August 29

5-10pm- Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr.

Jazzin' at the Shedd: Detour JazFunk

Tickets at sheddaquarium.org

  8:30pm - Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave.
Dog/Day #4: Angelo Hart & Jake Wark, Jeremy Cunningham and more
Free Admission, 18+
constellation-chicago.com
 

Thursday, August 30

8:30-11pm - Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave.

Dog/Day #5: Mako Sica with Hamid Drake, Mark Trecka with Hamid Drake

Free Admission, 18+

constellation-chicago.com

  8:30-11pm - Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave.
Dog/Day #5: Therapy Sessions
Free Admission, 21+
hungrybrainchicago.com
 

Friday, August 31

9-midnight - Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave.

Dog/Day #6: Chris Speed Trio

Free Admission, 21+

hungrybrainchicago.com

  9-midnight - Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave.
Dog/Day #6: Kidd Jordan
Free Admission, 18+

constellation-chicago.com

 

Saturday, September 1

9-midnight - Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave.

Dog/Day #7: Nolatet

Free Admission, 21+

hungrybrainchicago.com

  9-midnight - Constellation, 3111 N. Western Ave.
Dog/Day #7: Kidd Jordan and Friends
Free Admission, 18+

constellation-chicago.com

 
9:30pm - Harris Theater for Music and Dance, 205 E. Randolph St.
Makaya McCraven
Tickets at harristheaterchicago.org
   
 

Sunday, September 2

9-midnight - Hungry Brain, 2319 W. Belmont Ave.
Dog/Day #8: Kidd Jordan and Friends

Free Admission, 21+

hungrybrainchicago.com

   

 

More Jazz After the Festival Ends

Tuesdays, Through September 25

5:30-8pm - Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E. Chicago Ave.

Tuesdays on the Terrace

Free Admission for Illinois residents

mcachicago.org

 
Wednesdays, Through October 10

5-9pm - Shedd Aquarium, 1200 S. Lake Shore Dr.

Jazzin' at the Shedd

Tickets at sheddaquarium.org

 
Saturday, September 15

12-6pm - Hamilton Park, 513 W. 72nd St.

19th Annual Englewood Jazz Festival

englewoodjazzfest.org

 
September 29-30

Hyde Park Jazz Festival

hydeparkjazzfestival.org

 
Friday, October 12
7pm - Sherman Park, 1301 W. 52nd St.
JazzCity2018: Celebrating Von Freeman's 95th: Family Ties
Free Admission
Jazz Institute of Chicago   jazzinchicago.orgProduced by the Jazz Institute of Chicago

jazzinchicago.org

  Thursday, November 8
7pm - Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E. 60th St.
Tyshawn Sorey Trio
Free Admission
arts.uchicago.edu
 
Friday, November 9
7pm - Hamilton Park, 513 W. 72nd St.
JazzCity2018: Celebrating Von Freeman's 95th:
University of Von Freeman - The New Apartment Lounge Jam
Free Admission
Jazz Institute of Chicago   jazzinchicago.orgProduced by the Jazz Institute of Chicago
jazzinchicago.org
 
Friday, December 14
7pm - South Shore Cultural Center, 7059 S. Shore Dr.
JazzCity2018: Celebrating Von Freeman's 95th: Vonology
Free Admission
Jazz Institute of Chicago   jazzinchicago.org
Produced by the Jazz Institute of Chicago

jazzinchicago.org

 

 

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