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Public Radio from College of DuPage

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'DCB Jazz with Matthew Hermes
12:00 AM - 05:00 AM

Playlists

Ballroom/Big Band/Nostalgia Music Calendar
please note: all times are CDT.
indicates WDCB Sponsored Event.

Wed, Aug 21 from 7 to 9pm - FREE!
Glen Ellyn Park District's "Jazz in the Park" with Glen Ellyn Jazz Ensemble
Lake Ellyn Park/Boathouse - Glen Ellyn
Thu, Aug 22 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Aug 25 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
British Buddy Alumni Big Band w/ Frieda Lee

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Aug 25 from 2 to 4:30PM
Ballroom Dancing with Teddy Lee Orchestra featuring vocalist Peter Oprisko
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Mon, Aug 26 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Tue, Aug 27 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10:30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Aug 29 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Sep 1 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Chicago Grandstand Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Sep 1 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Sep 2 and every 1st Monday from 10pm to 1am
Big Band Boom!
Gallery Cabaret - Chicago
Thu, Sep 5 and every 1st Thursday from 6:30 to 9pm
Sidemen Big Band
Chessie's Restaurant - Barrington
Thu, Sep 5 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Sep 8 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Jazz Community Big Band

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Sep 8 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band!
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Mon, Sep 9 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Thu, Sep 12 at 7:30pm
WDCB Jazz Salon at Mayslake
Ryan Cohan Trio

Mayslake Peabody Estate - Oak Brook
Thu, Sep 12 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sat, Sep 14 at 7:30PM
Wayne Messmer Big Band with Bill O'Connell
Waukegan High School Auditorium - Waukegan
Sun, Sep 15 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Sun, Sep 15 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Jazz Club's Monthly Concert
Petra's Recession Seven

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Sep 15 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Sep 19 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Sep 22 from 2 to 4:30PM
Ballroom Dancing with Teddy Lee Orchestra featuring vocalist Peter Oprisko
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Sep 22 at 6pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Mon, Sep 23 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Tue, Sep 24 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10:30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Sep 26 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Sep 29 from 6 to 9:30pm
WDCB Big Band Jazz Party
British Buddy Alumni Big Band w/ Frieda Lee

FitzGerald's - Berwyn
Thu, Oct 3 and every 1st Thursday from 6:30 to 9pm
Sidemen Big Band
Chessie's Restaurant - Barrington
Thu, Oct 3 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Oct 6 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Sun, Oct 6 from 2 to 4:30PM
Ballroom Dancing with Teddy Lee Orchestra featuring vocalist Peter Oprisko
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Mon, Oct 7 and every 1st Monday from 10pm to 1am
Big Band Boom!
Gallery Cabaret - Chicago
Thu, Oct 10 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Oct 13 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band!
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Mon, Oct 14 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Thu, Oct 17 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Oct 20 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Jazz Club's Monthly Concert
Annie and the Fur Trappers

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Oct 20 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Tue, Oct 22 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10:30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Oct 24 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Oct 27 from 2 to 4:30PM
Ballroom Dancing with Teddy Lee Orchestra featuring vocalist Peter Oprisko
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Mon, Oct 28 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Thu, Oct 31 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Nov 3 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Sun, Nov 3 from 2 to 4:30PM
Ballroom Dancing with Teddy Lee Orchestra featuring vocalist Peter Oprisko
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Mon, Nov 4 and every 1st Monday from 10pm to 1am
Big Band Boom!
Gallery Cabaret - Chicago
Thu, Nov 7 and every 1st Thursday from 6:30 to 9pm
Sidemen Big Band
Chessie's Restaurant - Barrington
Thu, Nov 7 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Nov 10 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band!
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Mon, Nov 11 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Thu, Nov 14 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Nov 17 from 2 to 5pm
Illiana Jazz Club's Monthly Concert
New Street Rhythm Boys Quartet

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Nov 17 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Nov 21 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Mon, Nov 25 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Tue, Nov 26 and every 4th Tuesday from 7 to 10:30pm
Jazz Community Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Nov 28 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Dec 1 and always 1st Sunday from 7 to 9:30pm (dance lessons at 6:30pm)
Swing Dancing with Shout Section Big Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Sun, Dec 1 from 2 to 4:30PM
Ballroom Dancing with Teddy Lee Orchestra featuring vocalist Peter Oprisko
Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Mon, Dec 2 and every 1st Monday from 10pm to 1am
Big Band Boom!
Gallery Cabaret - Chicago
Thu, Dec 5 and every 1st Thursday from 6:30 to 9pm
Sidemen Big Band
Chessie's Restaurant - Barrington
Thu, Dec 5 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sun, Dec 8 and every 2nd Sunday from 6 to 9pm
Jazz Consortium Big Band!
Durty Nellies - Palatine
Mon, Dec 9 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Thu, Dec 12 at 7:30pm
WDCB Jazz Salon at Mayslake
Holiday Concert

Mayslake Peabody Estate - Oak Brook
Thu, Dec 12 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Sat, Dec 14 at 7:30pm
Those Were the Days Movie Reel
title TBA

College of DuPage - Jack H. Turner Conference Center - Glen Ellyn
Sun, Dec 15 from noon to 5pm
Illiana Jazz Club's Monthly Concert
Annual Christmas Dinner Dance with The Jake Sanders Five

Glendora House Ballroom - Chicago Ridge
Sun, Dec 15 and always 3rd Sunday from 6 to 9:30pm
Outcast Jazz Band
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Dec 19 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Mon, Dec 23 and every 2nd & 4th Monday at 7pm
RC Big Band
Phyllis' Musical Inn - Chicago
Thu, Dec 26 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Thu, Dec 26 from 7:30 to 10:30pm
Jazz Community Big Band's Annual Holiday Show
Fitz's Spare Keys - Elmhurst
Thu, Jan 2 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Thu, Jan 9 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago
Thu, Jan 16 and every Thursday from 9pm to 1am
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra
Green Mill - Chicago