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Playlists

Sponsored Events Calendar
please note: all times are CDT.

Fri, Feb 17 through Sat, Apr 29

Let Them Eat Jazz Festival

Various Locations
Wed, Apr 26 from 6 to 9pm

WDCB Vocal Jazz Spotlight
Petra van Nuis Duo

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

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Jazz from Planet Flippo

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

WDCB Jazz Thursdays
Steve Ramsdell Duo

Adelle's - Wheaton
Fri, Apr 28 at 7:30pm

Music City Hit-Makers

MAC - McAninch Arts Center at College of DuPage - Glen Ellyn
Sun, Apr 30 at 7pm

Herb Alpert and Lani Hall

North Shore Center for the Performing Arts - Skokie
Sun, Apr 30 Doors open 11am, music begins at noon

WDCB Sunday Jazz Brunch featuring Mark Colby Quartet

City Winery - Chicago
Sun, Apr 30 from 6 to 9:30pm

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

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Apr 30 at 2pm

WDCB Jazz - Jammin' in the Stacks!
Chicago Hot Five - FREE!

Wheaton Public Library - Wheaton
Tue, May 2 from 7 to 8pm

Folk Festival Radio Show - Live Event!
Twangtown Paramours

WDCB Studios (reservations required!) - Glen Ellyn
Wed, May 3 at 8pm

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

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Fri, May 5 at 7:30pm

Terell Stafford with CLC Jazz Ensembles

James Lumber Center for the Performing Arts - Grayslake
Fri, May 5 at 8pm

Willie Pickens and Peter Lerner Jazz Duo

PianoForte Studios - Chicago
Sat, May 6 at 8pm

Acoustic Renaissance Concert Series - Claudia Schmidt and Sally Rogers

Unitarian Church of Hinsdale - Hinsdale
Sat, May 6 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Sat, May 6 at 7pm

Elmhurst Symphony Orchestra
'Musical Monuments'

Elmhurst Christian Reformed Church - Elmhurst
Sun, May 7 from 6 to 9:30pm

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Chicago Grandstand Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Tue, May 9 from 7 to 8pm

Folk Festival Radio Show - Live Event!
Ben Bedford

WDCB Studios (reservations required!) - Glen Ellyn
Wed, May 10 from 5:30 to 7:30pm

Jazz Institute of Chicago's Jazz Links Jam Session

Chicago Cultural Center - Chicago
Fri, May 12 at 8pm

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

North Central College - Wentz Concert Hall - Naperville
Sat, May 13 at 8pm

DuPage Symphony Orchestra
Springtime Celebration

North Central College - Wentz Concert Hall - Naperville
Sun, May 14 from 2 to 5pm

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
West End Jazz Band

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Mon, May 15 at 7:30pm

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

Symphony Center - Chicago
Tue, May 16 two sets at 7:30pm & 9pm

Hyde Park Jazz Society Presents
"Third Tuesdays at Cafe Logan"
Pianist Jo Ann Daugherty

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago
Tue, May 16 at 8:30pm

Kings Of The Lobby CD Release

Fulton Street Collective - Chicago
Wed, May 17 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
The Extended Trio from New Orleans

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Fri, May 19 at 7:30pm

UChicago Presents 'Jazz at The Logan'
Vijay Iyer Sextet

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago
Sun, May 21 from 6 to 9:30pm

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

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Tue, May 23 from 7 to 8pm

Folk Festival Radio Show - Live Event!
Small Forest

WDCB Studios (reservations required!) - Glen Ellyn
Wed, May 24 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Jarod Bufe Quartet

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Wed, May 31 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Mitch Paliga Quartet

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Sat, Jun 3 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Sat, Jun 3 from 1 to 9pm

Uncork Illinois Wine Festival and WDCB Jazz Stage

Downtown Oak Park - Oak Park
Sun, Jun 4 from 6 to 9:30pm

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Chicago Grandstand Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Tue, Jun 6 at 7:30pm

Buddy Guy and Booker T. Jones

Ravinia - Highland Park
Wed, Jun 7 at 8pm

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

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Fri, Jun 9 at 7pm

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
Gwendolyn Brooks In Words & Music: Celebrating 100

Columbus Park Refectory - Chicago
Sun, Jun 11 from 6 to 9:30pm

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

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Tue, Jun 13 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Caroline Davis Quartet

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Wed, Jun 14 at 7:30pm

An Evening with Pat Metheny

Ravinia - Highland Park
Thu, Jun 15 at 8pm

WDCB Jazz Salon at Mayslake
with the Elmhurst College Jazz Band

Mayslake Peabody Estate - Oak Brook
Fri, Jun 16 at 6pm

RSMI Jazz Grandstand

Ravinia's Bennett Gordon Hall - Highland Park
Sun, Jun 18 from 6 to 9:30pm

WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Jazz Community Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Tue, Jun 20 two sets at 7:30pm & 9pm

Hyde Park Jazz Society Presents
"Third Tuesdays at Cafe Logan"
Drummer Ernie Adams

University of Chicago - Logan Center for the Arts - Chicago
Tue, Jun 20 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Alexis Lombe Quartet

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Wed, Jun 21 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Mike Benning Trio

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Sun, Jun 25 from 2 to 5pm

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
TBA

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Tue, Jun 27 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Maggie Brown

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Wed, Jun 28 at 8pm

WDCB's 'Wednesday Sidebar Sessions'
Jarod Bufe Quartet

FitzGerald's SideBar - Berwyn
Sat, Jul 1 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Tue, Jul 4 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Here In Now

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Tue, Jul 11 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Mwata Bowden, One Foot in and One Foot Out

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Fri, Jul 14 and Sun, Jul 15

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
Chicago Latin Jazz Festival

Humboldt Park Boathouse - Chicago
Sun, Jul 16 from 2 to 5pm

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Ann Stewart Banjo Buddies

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Tue, Jul 18 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Jason Stein

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Tue, Jul 25 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Willie Pickens Trio

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Tue, Aug 1 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Dee Alexander

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Sat, Aug 5 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Tue, Aug 8 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Pharez Whitted

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Sun, Aug 13 at 5pm

CSO: A Tribute to Ira Gershwin

Ravinia - Highland Park
Mon, Aug 14 at 8pm

American Acoustic with Punch Brothers

Ravinia - Highland Park
Tue, Aug 15 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Twin Talk

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Sun, Aug 20 from 2 to 5pm

Illiana Club's Monthly Concert
Petra's Recession Seven

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Tue, Aug 22 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Xavier Breaker Coalition

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Fri, Aug 25 at 6pm

Spider Saloff: The Cool Heat of Peggy Lee

Ravinia - Highland Park
Tue, Aug 29 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Rajiv Halim

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Sat, Sep 2 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Tue, Sep 5 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Fred Anderson Legacy Project

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Tue, Sep 12 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Ari Brown Quintet

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Tue, Sep 19 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Tatsu Aoki's The MIYUMI Project

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Tue, Sep 26 from 5:30 to 8pm

MCA's Tuesdays on the Terrace
Mikel Patrick Avery

Museum of Contemporary Art - Chicago
Fri, Oct 6 at 7pm

JIC JazzCity FREE Concert
Bebop Brass Hails Monk’s 100th

LaFollette Park - Chicago
Sat, Oct 7 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Thu, Oct 12 at 8pm

WDCB Jazz Salon at Mayslake
with Willie Pickens/Peter Lerner Continuation Trio

Mayslake Peabody Estate - Oak Brook
Sat, Nov 4 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights
Sat, Dec 2 and always the first Saturday of month from 9pm to midnight

Maxwell Drums MONTHLY JAM SESSION

Steve Maxwell Vintage & Custom Drums - Glendale Heights