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Playlists

Sponsored Events Calendar
please note: all times are CDT.

Tue, Sep 27 from 7 to 8pm

Folk Festival Radio Show - Live Event!
Heather Styka and Clint Alphin

WDCB Studios (reservations required!) - Glen Ellyn
Tue, Sep 27 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Joshua Abrams and Jeff Parker

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Wed, Sep 28 from 6 to 9pm

WDCB Vocal Jazz Spotlight
Typhanie Monique Duo

Parkers' American Restaurant and Bar - Downers Grove
Wed, Sep 28 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Alyssa Allgood Quartet

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Wed, Sep 28 at 8pm & 10pm

Tenor Madness
CD Release Party for 'Convergence'

The Jazz Showcase - Chicago
Thu, Sep 29 from 7 to 10pm

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Chris Greene & Damian Espinosa

Adelle's - Wheaton
Fri, Sep 30 at 8pm

David Sanborn and Mindi Abair

The Venue at Horseshoe Casino - Hammond, IN
Fri, Sep 30 at 8pm

Troker

North Shore Center for the Performing Arts - Skokie
Sat, Oct 1 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums
"Illinois Jam Session"

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Sat, Oct 1 at 7pm

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
'The Beatles and Friends'

Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church - Elmhurst
Sun, Oct 2 at noon

Shawn Maxwell's New Tomorrow
CD Release Brunch Show

City Winery - Chicago
Sun, Oct 2 at 3pm

Symphony Center Presents
Mariachi Vargas de Tecalitlá

Symphony Center - Chicago
Sun, Oct 2 from 6 to 9:30pm

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Chicago Grandstand Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Mon, Oct 3 at 8pm

Larry Carlton Quartet

City Winery - Chicago
Tue, Oct 4 from 7 to 8pm

Folk Festival Radio Show - Live Event!
Nancy Beaudette and Jeff Karoub

WDCB Studios (reservations required!) - Glen Ellyn
Wed, Oct 5 from 6 to 9pm

WDCB Vocal Jazz Spotlight
Alison Ruble

Parkers' American Restaurant and Bar - Downers Grove
Wed, Oct 5 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Ken Partyka's New Standard Quintet

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Thu, Oct 6 from 7 to 10pm

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Steve Ramsdell Duo

Adelle's - Wheaton
Thu, Oct 6 at 7:30pm

WDCB Presents: Jonathan Kreisberg / Dave Kikoski

PianoForte Studios - Chicago
Fri, Oct 7 at 7:30pm

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
Charlie Chaplin's City Lights

Prairie Center for the Arts - Schaumburg
Sat, Oct 8 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Roy Zimmerman

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Sat, Oct 8 and Sun, Oct 9

Elgin Symphony Orchestra
Charlie Chaplin's City Lights

Hemmens Cultural Center - Elgin
Sat, Oct 8 at 8pm

Chicago Jazz Orchestra with special guest Allan Harris

MAC - McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage - Glen Ellyn
Sat, Oct 8 at 7:30pm

Darin starring Christopher Kale Jones

Prairie Center for the Arts - Schaumburg
Sat, Oct 8 at 7:30pm

Spider Saloff with Jeremy Kahn

PianoForte Studios - Chicago
Tue, Oct 11 at 8pm & 10pm

Alyssa Allgood
CD Release Party for 'Out of the Blue'

The Jazz Showcase - Chicago
Wed, Oct 12 from 6 to 9pm

WDCB Vocal Jazz Spotlight
Alyssa Allgood

Parkers' American Restaurant and Bar - Downers Grove
Thu, Oct 13 from 7 to 10pm

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Jose Valdes Duo

Adelle's - Wheaton
Sat, Oct 15 at 7:30pm

Herb Alpert & Lani Hall

MAC - McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage - Glen Ellyn
Sat, Oct 15 at 7:30pm

Maple Street Folk Concerts: Patchouli

Maple Street Chapel - Lombard
Sun, Oct 16 from 2 to 5pm

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
"Eric to Bobby to Russ" Jazz Band

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Oct 16 from 6 to 9:30pm

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

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Wed, Oct 19 at 7pm

Jazz4Us Midwest Tour
John Proulx Quintet, David Tull & Friends

Music Institute of Chicago Nichols Hall - Evanston
Wed, Oct 19 from 6 to 9pm

WDCB Vocal Jazz Spotlight
Keri Johnsrud Trio

Parkers' American Restaurant and Bar - Downers Grove
Wed, Oct 19 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Jarod Bufe Quartet

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Wed, Oct 19 at 7:30pm

Emmet Cohen Trio

PianoForte Studios - Chicago
Thu, Oct 20 at 7pm

Jazz4Us Midwest Tour
John Proulx Quintet, David Tull & Friends

North Central College - Wentz Concert Hall - Naperville
Thu, Oct 20 from 7 to 10pm

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Maracujaz Brazilian Jazz Duo

Adelle's - Wheaton
Fri, Oct 21 at 7pm

Jazz4Us Midwest Tour
John Proulx Quintet, David Tull & Friends

Elgin Community College Arts Center - Elgin
Fri, Oct 21 at 7pm

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

Grand Crossing Park - Chicago
Fri, Oct 21 at 7:30pm

UChicago Presents 'Jazz at The Logan'
Freddy Cole and René Marie

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago
Fri, Oct 21 at 7:30pm

Shemekia Copeland

Freedom Hall Nathan Manilow Theatre - Park Forest
Sun, Oct 23 at 6pm

South Side Jazz Coalition presents
2nd Annual Jazzy Evening in Red

Illinois Institute of Technology - Herman Hall - Chicago
Sun, Oct 23 from 6 to 9:30pm

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Pete Ellman Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Wed, Oct 26 from 6 to 9pm

WDCB Vocal Jazz Spotlight
Juli Wood/Kelly Brand Duo

Parkers' American Restaurant and Bar - Downers Grove
Wed, Oct 26 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Steve Duke Trio

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Thu, Oct 27 from 7 to 10pm

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Chris Bernhardt Duo

Adelle's - Wheaton
Sat, Oct 29 from 7 to 11pm

Smooth Jazz on the Fox featuring Audley Reid

North Island Center Meyer Ballroom - Aurora
Sat, Oct 29 at 8pm

The Manhattan Transfer & Take 6 - The Summit

North Shore Center for the Performing Arts - Skokie
Sun, Oct 30 at 3pm

Mike Jones Solo Piano

PianoForte Studios - Chicago
Sun, Oct 30 from 6 to 9:30pm

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Vern Spevak Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Fri, Nov 4 at 7:30pm

UChicago Presents 'Jazz at The Logan'
Paquito D'Rivera Quintet

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago
Sat, Nov 5 at 7:30pm

Booker T. Jones

Freedom Hall Nathan Manilow Theatre - Park Forest
Sat, Nov 5 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums
"Illinois Jam Session"

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Sat, Nov 12 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Joel Mabus with special guest Ask Your Folks

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Sun, Nov 13 at 3pm

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
'Brass Blowout II'

Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church - Elmhurst
Fri, Nov 18 at 7:30pm

Fabulous Thunderbirds

Prairie Center for the Arts - Schaumburg
Wed, Nov 23 at 8pm & 10pm

Spare Parts
CD Release Party for 'Warehaus West'

The Jazz Showcase - Chicago
Sun, Nov 27 from 2 to 5pm

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Dave Greer's Classic Jazz Stompers

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Fri, Dec 2 and Sat, Dec 3 at 7:30pm

Masters of Soul

Freedom Hall Nathan Manilow Theatre - Park Forest
Sat, Dec 3 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums
"Illinois Jam Session"

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Sat, Dec 3 at 8:30pm

Marquis Hill Blacktet

Ravinia's Bennett Gordon Hall - Highland Park
Sat, Dec 3 at 7pm

Maple Street Folk Concerts: Holiday Sing-Along

Maple Street Chapel - Lombard
Sun, Dec 11 from 2 to 5pm

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
The Fat Babies at Illiana Jazz Christmas Party

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sat, Jan 7 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Beth Wood and Johnsmith

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Sun, Jan 8 at 3pm

Maple Street Folk Concerts: The Special Consensus

Maple Street Chapel - Lombard
Sun, Jan 15 at 3pm

Chicago Sinfonietta
MLK Tribute Concert

North Central College - Wentz Concert Hall - Naperville
Mon, Jan 16 at 7:30pm

Chicago Sinfonietta
MLK Tribute Concert

Symphony Center - Chicago
Sun, Jan 22 at 3pm

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
'1-2-3-4 Baroque!'

Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church - Elmhurst
Thu, Jan 26 at 7:30pm

UChicago Presents 'Jazz at The Logan'
Terri Lyne Carrington

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago
Sat, Jan 28 at 7:30pm

Maple Street Folk Concerts: Diane Perry, Don Stiernberg, Eric Lambert

Maple Street Chapel - Lombard
Sat, Feb 4 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Ellis Paul with special guest Heather Styka

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Fri, Feb 10 at 7:30pm

UChicago Presents 'Jazz at The Logan'
Fred Hersch Trio

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago
Sun, Feb 12 at 3pm

Ladysmith Black Mambazo

Freedom Hall Nathan Manilow Theatre - Park Forest
Sat, Feb 25 at 7:30pm

Maple Street Folk Concerts: Runa

Maple Street Chapel - Lombard
Sat, Mar 4 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Debra Cowan and John Roberts

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Fri, Mar 10 at 7:30pm

Tom Sharpe

Freedom Hall Nathan Manilow Theatre - Park Forest
Sat, Mar 11 at 7:30pm

Ella Fitzgerald: First Lady of Song
starring Alexis J. Rogers

Prairie Center for the Arts - Schaumburg
Sat, Mar 11 at 7pm

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
'Latin Sensations'

Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church - Elmhurst
Sat, Mar 18 at 7:30pm

Maple Street Folk Concerts: Sons of the Never Wrong

Maple Street Chapel - Lombard
Sat, Mar 25 at 7:30pm

You've Got a Friend - The Music of James Taylor & Carole King

Prairie Center for the Arts - Schaumburg
Sat, Apr 1 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - John Gorka with special guest Scott Cook

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Sat, Apr 8 at 8:30pm

Ravinia Jazz Mentors: Monk and Gillespie Centennial Tribute

Ravinia's Bennett Gordon Hall - Highland Park
Sat, Apr 22 at 7:30pm

Maple Street Folk Concerts: Krista Detor & Friends

Maple Street Chapel - Lombard
Sat, May 6 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Sat, May 6 at 7pm

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
'Musical Monuments'

Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church - Elmhurst
Fri, May 12 at 8pm

Chicago Sinfonietta
'Rightness in Rhythm' with the Marcus Roberts Trio

North Central College - Wentz Concert Hall - Naperville
Mon, May 15 at 7:30pm

Chicago Sinfonietta
'Rightness in Rhythm' with the Marcus Roberts Trio

Symphony Center - Chicago
Fri, May 19 at 7:30pm

UChicago Presents 'Jazz at The Logan'
Vijay Iyer Sextet

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago