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Sponsored Events Calendar

please note: all times are CDT.

Archibald Motley: Jazz Age Modernist
Sat, Mar 7 through Mon, Aug 31
Chicago Cultural Center - Chicago

AXPONA presents:
AudioCon 2015

Fri, Apr 24 through Sun, Apr 26
Westin O'Hare - Rosemont

In the Mood
Sun, Apr 26 at 4pm
Governors State University - University Park

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
John Burnett Orchestra

Sun, Apr 26 from 6 to 9:30pm
FitzGerald's - Berwyn

Orbert Davis's Chicago Jazz Philharmonic
Four Corners of the World
featuring Trio Globo with Howard Levy

Sun, Apr 26 at 3pm
Beverly Arts Center - Chicago

Zvonimir Tot and Steve Ramsdell
at AXPONA’s Audio-Con

Sun, Apr 26 from 1:30 to 3:30pm
Westin O'Hare - Rosemont

WDCB Night at The Jazz Showcase
Juli Wood's Chicago Calling - FREE!
A special birthday tribute to Johnny Griffin and Gene Ammons!

Tue, Apr 28 at 8 & 10pm
Jazz Showcase - Chicago

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Steve Duke Trio

Wed, Apr 29 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Shawn Maxwell Duo

Thu, Apr 30 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Typhanie Monique

Thu, Apr 30 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

Mo Better Jazz Chicago: Buddy Fambro
Fri, May 1 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

Leo Moran and Anthony Thistlethwaite
Fri, May 1 at 8pm
Irish American Heritage Center - Chicago

Swing Gitan
Sat, May 2 at 8pm
MAC - McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage - Glen Ellyn

Maple Street Chapel Folk Series
Dave Rudolf & Friends

Sat, May 2 at 7:30pm
Maple Street Chapel - Lombard

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums
"Illinois Jam Session"

Sat, May 2 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight
MaxWeb Productions - Naperville

The Symphony of Oak Park & River Forest
Dvorak Portraits

Sun, May 3 at 4pm
Dominican University Performing Arts Center - River Forest

Folk Festival Radio Show - Live Event!
The Springweathers
Heather Styka & John Calvin Abney

Tue, May 5 from 7 to 9pm
WDCB Studios (Outside door: SRC 10) - Glen Ellyn

WDCB and Lagunitas present "Bluesday Tuesday" with Billy Branch and the Sons of Blues
... hosted by WDCB's Tom Marker!

Tue, May 5 at 7pm
FitzGerald's - Berwyn

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Kirk Garrison/Mitch Paliga Octet

Wed, May 6 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Steve Ramsdell Duo

Thu, May 7 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Chris Greene Quartet

Thu, May 7 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

JIC JazzCity Concert
Petra's Recession Seven

Fri, May 8 at 7pm
Independence Park - Chicago

Lady Day: A Billie Holiday Tribute Concert
Fri, May 8 at 6:30pm
Driehaus Museum - Chicago

Mo Better Jazz Chicago: Margaret Murphy-Webb
Fri, May 8 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

Shining Lives: A Musical
Fri, May 8 through Sun, Jun 14
Northlight Theatre - Skokie

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
Glories of French Music

Sat, May 9 at 7pm
Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church - Elmhurst

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Marshall Vente Octet

Wed, May 13 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Barry Winograd & Jim Ryan

Thu, May 14 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Don Stiernberg-Andy Brown-Jim Cox Trio

Thu, May 14 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

Mo Better Jazz Chicago: D-Erania
Fri, May 15 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series
Brother Sun

Sat, May 16 at 8pm
Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Jazz Community Big Band

Sun, May 17 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners

Sun, May 17 from 6 to 9:30pm
FitzGerald's - Berwyn

Hyde Park Jazz Society Presents
Third Tuesdays at Cafe Logan
Larry Gray Trio

Tue, May 19 two sets at 7:30pm and 9pm
University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago

WDCB Night at The Jazz Showcase
Pianist/Composer Bradley Williams - FREE!
CD Release Party for Investigation

Tue, May 19 at 8 & 10pm
Jazz Showcase - Chicago

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Steve Hashimoto & Suenos

Wed, May 20 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Chris Bernhardt Duo

Thu, May 21 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Chris Madsen Trio

Thu, May 21 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

Avishai Cohen's TRIVENI
Fri, May 22 at 8pm
Old Town School - Szold Music & Dance Hall - Chicago

Mo Better Jazz Chicago: Greg Carmouche
Fri, May 22 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

17th Annual St. Charles Fine Art Show
Sat, May 23 and Sun, May 24
Downtown St. Charles (Riverside Ave) - St. Charles

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
John Burnett Orchestra

Sun, May 24 from 6 to 9:30pm
FitzGerald's - Berwyn

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Brienn Perry Quartet

Wed, May 27 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Tony do Rosario Duo

Thu, May 28 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Petra Van Nuis-Andy Brown-Bobby Lewis Trio

Thu, May 28 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

'Jazz at The Logan'
Jason Moran and the Bandwagon

Fri, May 29 at 7:30pm
University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago

Mo Better Jazz Chicago: Al Smith
Fri, May 29 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

Maple Street Chapel Folk Series
Lambert & Walz

Sat, May 30 at 7:30pm
Maple Street Chapel - Lombard

Jeff Lindberg's Chicago Jazz Orchestra
'Mingus and Maynard'
with special guests with Rodney Whitaker and Walter White

Sat, May 30 at 7:30pm
Spertus Institute - Chicago

Uncork Illinois Wine Festival
Sat, May 30 from 1 to 9pm
Downtown Oak Park - Oak Park

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Pete Ellman Big Band

Sun, May 31 from 6 to 9:30pm
FitzGerald's - Berwyn

Chad McCullough’s Spin Quartet
CD Release Party for debut disc In Circles (Origin)

Fri, Jun 5
Constellation - Chicago

Chicago Sinfonietta's United We Stand
Sat, Jun 6 at 8pm
North Central College - Wentz Concert Hall - Naperville

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Jim Barrett’s Juggernauts

Sun, Jun 7 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

Chicago Sinfonietta's United We Stand
Mon, Jun 8 at 7:30pm
Symphony Center - Chicago

Franklin Park's Jazz Night
Max Clark Band, Judy Roberts Quartet
and Buddy Rich Big Band

Thu, Jun 11 from 4:30 to 10:30pm
Tower Park - Franklin Park

2015 Chicago Blues Festival
Fri, Jun 12 through Sun, Jun 14
Grant Park - Chicago

JIC JazzCity Concert
Don’t worry be haRpy

Fri, Jun 19 at 7pm
Columbus Park Refectory - Chicago

19th Annual Blues on the Fox Festival
Fri, Jun 19 and Sat, Jun 20
RiverEdge Park - Aurora

RSMI Jazz Grandstand
Fri, Jun 19 at 6pm
Ravinia's Bennett-Gordon Hall - Highland Park

Art in Bloom: Cantigny Fine Art Festival
Sat, Jun 20 and Sun, Jun 21
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

N’DIGO Gala 2015
featuring Dianne Reeves & Gregory Porter

Sun, Jun 21 at 5pm, concert at 8:45pm
Symphony Center - Chicago

Snarky Puppy
Tue, Jun 23 and Wed, Jun 24; both shows at 8pm
City Winery - Chicago

DuPage Symphony Orchestra
Sat, Jun 27 at 8pm
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

Ken Chaney Scholarship Benefit Concert
...featuring Corey Wilkes

Sun, Jun 28 at 5:30pm
The Promontory - Chicago

West Suburban Symphony Orchestra
Sat, Jul 11 at 8pm
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

JIC JazzCity Concert
9th Chicago Latin Jazz Festival

Fri, Jul 17 and Sat, Jul 18
Humboldt Park Boathouse - Chicago

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Ann Stewart and The Banjo Buddies Dixieland Band

Sun, Jul 19 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

McCormick Day
Thu, Jul 30 from 10am to 3pm
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

Classic Ramsey Lewis
with the Chicago Symphony Orchestra

Sat, Aug 8 7:30pm
Ravinia - Highland Park

French Connection Day
Sun, Aug 9 from 9am to 3pm
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

Diana Krall
The Wallflower World Tour

Sun, Aug 9 at 7pm
Ravinia - Highland Park

Maceo Parker
Thu, Aug 13 at 7 and 10pm
City Winery - Chicago

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
TBA

Sun, Aug 16 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

Jelly, Rags and Monk
Turtle Island Quartet and Cyrus Chestnut

Sat, Aug 29 at 6pm
Ravinia's Bennett-Gordon Hall - Highland Park

Chicago Jazz Festival
Thu, Sep 3 through Sun, Sep 6
Millennium Park - Chicago

Sinatra Centennial
with Frank Sinatra Jr

Fri, Sep 4 at 8pm
Ravinia - Highland Park

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Original Salty Dogs

Sun, Sep 13 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

JIC JazzCity Concert
Robert Irving III Generations

Fri, Oct 16 at 7pm
Foster Park - Chicago

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Red Rose Ragtime Jazz Band

Sun, Oct 18 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

JIC JazzCity Concert
Song for Horace Silver

Fri, Nov 13 at 7pm
Austin Town Hall Park - Chicago

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
TBA

Sun, Nov 15 from 2 to 5pm
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge

JIC JazzCity Concert
Voices Heard! - In Celebration if the AACM's 50th Anniversary

Fri, Dec 11 at 7pm
Garfield Park Conservatory - Chicago

 
 
Jazz Night in America