Chicago Jazz Festival Schedule — August 31, 2023

Chicago Jazz Festival  >  August 31, 2023



Chicago Cultural Center


(schedule is subject to change)

Claudia Cassidy Theater, 2nd Floor North

  • 11am-12pm - The Live the Spirit Residency Young Masters - Presented by Live the Spirit
  • 12:15-1:15pm - Asian Improv, Francis Wong's "Legends and Legacies" - Presented by Asian Improv
  • 2-3pm - The Fred Jackson Quartet - Presented by The Elastic Arts Foundation
  • 3:15-5:15pm - What is this thing called Jazz? Presented by the Education Committee of the Jazz Institute of Chicago


Preston Bradley Hall, 3rd Floor South

  • 11am-12pm - Zubin Edalji Quintet - Presented by The Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 12:30-1:30pm - Zack Markstet, Performing Horace Silvers' 1966 release "The Jody Grind" - Presented by The Fulton Street Collective
  • 2-3pm - The Natalie Scharf Quartet - Presented by Illiana Club
  • 3:30-4:30pm - Bobbi Wilsyn - Presented by The South Side Jazz Coalition

Millennium Park

Enter off Randolph or Monroe only (entrances from Michigan will incur two security checks) Entrance Map
Gates open at 5pm (Event area is closed from 4-5pm)


Jay Pritzker Pavilion