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Sponsored Events Calendar

please note: all times are CDT.

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
Season Finale: Bernstein & Mahler

Sat, Apr 30 and Sun, May 1
Hemmens Cultural Center - Elgin

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Chicago Grandstand Big Band

Sun, May 1 from 6 to 9:30pm
FitzGerald's Night Club - Berwyn

The Way Down Wanderers
Sun, May 1 at 7pm
Old Town School (Szold) - Chicago

WDCB and Lagunitas present our monthly "Bluesday Tuesday" with Sugar Blue, hosted by WDCB's Tom Marker!
Tue, May 3 at 7pm
FitzGerald's Night Club - Berwyn

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

Wed, May 4 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Choro de Lá pra Cá

Thu, May 5 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Steve Ramsdell Duo

Thu, May 5 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

Jazz Occurrence No. 9
Lewis Achenbach with Renee Baker and the Chicago Modern Orchestra Project

Fri, May 6 at 6pm
Aurora Public Arts Commission - Aurora

Mo Better Jazz Chicago Presents
Juli Wood's Chicago Calling

Fri, May 6 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Mollie O'Brien and Rich Moore
Sat, May 7 at 8pm
Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
Mutual Admiration: Beethoven, Mozart & Tchaikovsky

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

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums
"Illinois Jam Session"

Sat, May 7 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight
MaxWeb Productions - Naperville

Fermilab Art Series presents:
Cristina Pato Quartet

Sat, May 7 at 8pm
Fermilab's Ramsey Auditorium - Batavia

Folk Festival Radio Show - Live Event!
The SongSisters

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

Music Made in America presents
Blues & BBQ Series
Chicago Blues Angels

Wed, May 11 at 7pm
Reggie's Music Joint - Chicago

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Bill Overton Quartet

Wed, May 11 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Bobby Lewis

Thu, May 12 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Guitarist Frank Portolese

Thu, May 12 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
The Little Giant: Riffin' on Griffin

Fri, May 13 at 7pm
Gage Park - Chicago

Mo Better Jazz Chicago Presents
Amaryllis Santiago

Fri, May 13 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

The Ragbirds
Sat, May 14 at 8pm
Old Town School (Szold) - Chicago

WDCB Jammin’ in the Stacks – FREE!
Chicago Blues PRE-FEST Concert: Billy Branch

Sat, May 14 at 3pm
Carter G. Woodson Regional Library - Chicago

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Jim Barrett's Juggernauts

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

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

Sun, May 15 from 6 to 9:30pm
FitzGerald's Night Club - Berwyn

Mouths of Babes
Sun, May 15 at 7pm
Old Town School (Szold) - Chicago

Hyde Park Jazz Society Presents
Third Tuesdays at Cafe Logan
Emma Dayhuff Trio

Tue, May 17 two sets at 7:30pm & 9pm
University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Jarod Bufe Quartet

Wed, May 18 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Fumee

Thu, May 19 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

ESO Presents "JAZZ"
with Mark Bettcher and the Reunion Jazz Ensemble featuring Marvin Stamm

Thu, May 19 at 7:30pm
Hemmens Cultural Center - Elgin

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Tony do Rosario Duo

Thu, May 19 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

WDCB Encore Film Series
Keep on Keepin' On, starring Clark Terry & Justin Kauflin

Fri, May 20 at 7:30pm
College of DuPage - Jack H. Turner Conference Center - Glen Ellyn

Symphony Center Presents Jazz!
A Tribute to Sarah Vaughan featuring Chicago Jazz Orchestra with Dee Alexander, Ann Hampton Callaway and René Marie

Fri, May 20 at 8pm
Symphony Center - Chicago

Mo Better Jazz Chicago Presents
Buddy Fambro

Fri, May 20 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

Maple Street Chapel Folk Concerts – Tim Grimm with Eric Lambert
Sat, May 21 at 7:30pm
Maple Street Chapel - Lombard

Jerry Douglas
Sat, May 21 at 8pm
Old Town School (Maurer) - Chicago

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Pete Ellman Big Band

Sun, May 22 from 6 to 9:30pm
FitzGerald's Night Club - Berwyn

Dave Flippo Trio CD Release "Life on Mars"
Sun, May 22 from 4 to 7pm
Jerry's Wicker Park - Chicago

WDCB Jazz - Jammin' in the Stacks!
The Steve Cooper Orchestra - FREE!

Sun, May 22 from 2 to 3:30pm
Downers Grove Public Library - Downers Grove

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Brienn Perry Quartet

Wed, May 25 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

Steve Rashid Presents!
WDCB Live at the Whiskey Lounge
Paul Asaro

Thu, May 26 at 7:30pm
27 Live - Evanston

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Shawn Maxwell Duo

Thu, May 26 from 7 to 10pm
Adelle's - Wheaton

UChicago Presents 'Jazz at The Logan'
Miguel Zenón

Thu, May 26 at 7:30pm
University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago

Symphony Center Presents Jazz!
Wayne Shorter Quartet featuring Danilo Pérez, John Patitucci and Brian Blade

Fri, May 27 at 8pm
Symphony Center - Chicago

Mo Better Jazz Chicago Presents
Al Smith

Fri, May 27 at 8pm
Quarry Event Center - Chicago

WDCB Jazz Stage at Uncork Illinois Wine Festival
Sat, May 28 from 1 to 9pm
Downtown Oak Park - Oak Park

18th Annual St. Charles Fine Art Show
Sat, May 28 and Sun, May 29
Downtown St. Charles (Riverside Ave) - St. Charles

Martin Hayes & Dennis Cahill
Sat, May 28 at 8pm
Old Town School (Maurer) - Chicago

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Jeannie Lambert and Judy Roberts

Wed, Jun 1 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

Jazz Occurrence No. 10
Lewis Achenbach with John Pazdan Band

Fri, Jun 3
Aurora Public Arts Commission - Aurora

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums
"Illinois Jam Session"

Sat, Jun 4 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight
MaxWeb Productions - Naperville

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Marshall Vente Octet

Wed, Jun 8 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

Symphony Center Presents Jazz!
Gregory Porter

Fri, Jun 10 at 8pm
Symphony Center - Chicago

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
Jazz Cabaret: Paul Marinaro Trio

Fri, Jun 10 at 7pm
Columbus Park Refectory - Chicago

2016 Chicago Blues Festival
Fri, Jun 10 through Sun, Jun 12
Grant Park - Chicago

Ottawa Two Rivers Wine Festival
Fri, Jun 10 through Sun, Jun 12
downtown Ottawa - Ottawa

Richard Glazer, piano
The Gershwin Experience

Sat, Jun 11 at 8:30pm
Ravinia - Highland Park

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Jarod Bufe Quartet

Wed, Jun 15 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

Glen Ellyn Park District's "Jazz in the Park" with Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble
Wed, Jun 15 from 7 to 9pm
Maryknoll Park - Glen Ellyn

Jazz Grandstand
Ravinia’s Steans Music Institute: Program for Jazz

Fri, Jun 17 at 6pm
Ravinia's Bennett-Gordon Hall - Highland Park

Art in Bloom
Sat, Jun 18 and Sun, Jun 19
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

June Jazz with Patti Austin
Sat, Jun 18 at 6:30pm
Elmhurst College - College Mall - Elmhurst

Hyde Park Jazz Society Presents
Third Tuesdays at Cafe Logan
Isaiah Collier Quartet

Tue, Jun 21 two sets at 7:30pm & 9pm
University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Brienn Perry Quartet

Wed, Jun 22 at 8pm
FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn

DuPage Symphony
Sat, Jun 25 at 7:30pm
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

Dry Branch Fire Squad
Sun, Jun 26 at 5pm
Old Town School (Szold) - Chicago

Music Made in America presents
Blues & BBQ Series
Tom Holland and the Shuffle Kings

Wed, Jun 29 at 7pm
Reggie's Music Joint - Chicago

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

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

Chick Corea with the Lincoln Center Jazz Orchestra
...featuring Lisa Fischer & Grand Baton

Mon, Jul 4 at 5pm
Ravinia - Highland Park

Music Made in America presents
Blues & BBQ Series
Billy Flynn and Friends

Wed, Jul 13 at 7pm
Reggie's Music Joint - Chicago

Glen Ellyn Park District's "Jazz in the Park" with Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble
Wed, Jul 13 from 7 to 9pm
Newton Park - Glen Ellyn

West Suburban Symphony
Sat, Jul 23 at 7:30pm
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

McCormick Day/Chicago Sinfonietta
Thu, Aug 4
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

WDCB Summer Series at MAC
Walter "Wolfman" Washington & the Roadmasters

Thu, Aug 4 at 7:30pm
Lakeside Pavilion at the MAC - Glen Ellyn

Deer Park Wine and Jazz Festival
Sat, Aug 6
Deer Park Town Center - Deer Park

Music Made in America presents
Blues & BBQ Series
Joel Paterson Blues Band featuring Oscar Wilson

Wed, Aug 10 at 7pm
Reggie's Music Joint - Chicago

WDCB Summer Series at MAC
Oganissimo with Brian Charette & Fareed Haque

Thu, Aug 11 at 7:30pm
Lakeside Pavilion at the MAC - Glen Ellyn

Tony Bennett
Sat, Aug 13 at 8:30pm
Ravinia - Highland Park

French Connection
Sun, Aug 14 from 10am to 4pm
Cantigny Park - Wheaton

Chicago Symphony Orchestra
You’re the Top!: Cole Porter’s 125th Birthday Celebration

Wed, Aug 17 at 8pm
Ravinia - Highland Park

Glen Ellyn Park District's "Jazz in the Park" with Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble
Wed, Aug 17 from 7 to 9pm
Lake Ellyn Park - Glen Ellyn

Lucas Debargue
Thu, Aug 25 at 8pm
Ravinia's Bennett-Gordon Hall - Highland Park

WDCB Summer Series at MAC
Marquis Hill Blacktet

Thu, Aug 25 at 7:30pm
Lakeside Pavilion at the MAC - Glen Ellyn

Music Made in America presents
Blues & BBQ Series
Smiley Tillmon band featuring Kate Moss

Wed, Sep 14 at 7pm
Reggie's Music Joint - Chicago

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
Bebop Brass Plus! Special guest Victor Goines

Fri, Oct 21 at 7pm
Grand Crossing Park - Chicago

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
Ornette Coleman: The Harmony of Freedom

Fri, Nov 18 at 7pm
Loyola Park - Chicago

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
Bird to Word: the Vocalese of OBJ-Celebrating Oscar Brown Jr’s 90th

Fri, Dec 9 at 7pm
Hamilton Park - Chicago

 
 
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