NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Thursday, August 21st 2014

6:30PM
7:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Alexander Turnquist
  • Christopher Tignor
7:30PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee ($5 suggested donation)
9:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl
9:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Friday, August 22nd 2014

9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20)

Saturday, August 23rd 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, August 24th 2014

4:00PM
at Lakeside Inn, 15251 Lakeshore Rd, Lakeside MI ($20)
8:00PM-10:00PM
at Maude's Liquor Bar, 840 W Randolph, 312.243.9712
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393 ($20)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 ($7) (wheelchair-accessible)

Monday, August 25th 2014

5:30PM-6:30PM
at PianoForte Studios, 1335 S Michigan, 312.291.0291
9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, August 26th 2014

5:00PM
at Plein Air Café, 5751 S Woodlawn, 773.966.7531
  • Chicago Overground
  • Makaya McCraven Spontaneous Composition
5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Mike Reed's People, Places and Things
5:30PM-6:30PM
at PianoForte Studios, 1335 S Michigan, 312.291.0291
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 (wheelchair-accessible)
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence

Wednesday, August 27th 2014

5:30PM-6:30PM
at PianoForte Studios, 1335 S Michigan, 312.291.0291
6:00PM
at the Logan Center for the Arts, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS (Free)
6:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western
8:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Qwartet
  • Ben Schmidt-Swartz/Nelson Oliva Group
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western
  • Von Freeman's New Apartment Lounge Trio : Mike Allemana, Matt Ferguson, Michael Raynor
10:30PM
at Honky Tonk BBQ, 1213 W 18th, 312.907.7895

Thursday, August 28th 2014

12:00PM
at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100
12:15PM
at Claudia Cassidy Theater, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
12:30PM
at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
4:00PM
at Roosevelt University, Ganz Hall, 430 S Michigan, 7th Fl, 312.341.3780
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • Panel discussion - Sun Ra : Will Faber with John Swed, Art Hoyle, John Corbett, Marshall Allen
6:30PM
7:30PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee ($5 suggested donation)
  • Quinn Tsan
  • Jason Wyatt Frederick & As Is
9:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Friday, August 29th 2014

12:00PM
12:30PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • Howard Alden / Andy Brown Quartet
  • 2:00PM Paul Marinaro Quartet
  • 3:30PM Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet
5:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • George Freeman / Mike Allemana Quartet
  • 6:00PM Rufus Reid
  • 7:10PM Myra Melford's Snowy Egret
  • 8:30PM Terence Blanchard with Ravi Coltrane & Lionel Loueke
7:30PM
at Transistor, 3441 N Broadway, 312.631.9408 (Donation)
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
  • After Fest Session
  • Kidd Jordan, Matthew Shipp, Alvin Fielder, with special guests
10:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS ($10 suggested donation)

Saturday, August 30th 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
11:30AM
on the Young Jazz Lions Stage
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • Jones College Prep Jazz Combo, directed by Frank Menzie
  • 12:15PM Pritzker College Prep Jazz Combo, directed by Ben Das
  • 1:00PM Curie Metropolitan High School Jazz Ensemble, directed by Ian Torres
  • 1:55PM Elmhurst College Jazz Ensemble, directed by Doug Beach
  • 2:50PM Morgan Park Academy Jazz Ensemble, directed by Shemeka Nash
  • 3:45PM Kenwood Academy Jazz Ensemble, directed by Gerald Powell
12:00PM
12:30PM
3:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$8)
5:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • Ari Brown Quintet
  • 6:00PM Gary Burton
  • 7:10PM Tom Harrell's Colors of a Dream
  • 8:30PM Dave Holland, Kevin Eubanks, Craig Taborn, Eric Harl
5:30PM
in Kenwood Park, 1330 E 50th (Free)
  • Hanah Jon Taylor Artet, with Dushun Mosley, Alex Wing, David Adler
7:00PM
at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee
7:00PM-11:00PM
at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
  • After Fest Session
  • Kidd Jordan, Matthew Shipp, Alvin Fielder, with special guests
10:00PM
at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616 ($15-$10)
  • Hanah Jon Taylor Artet with special guests from the AACM and Asian Improv aRts Midwest
10:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS ($10 suggested donation)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, August 31st 2014

12:00PM
12:30PM
5:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl
5:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • Bobby Broom Trio
  • 6:00PM Miguel Zenon Quartet
  • 7:10PM Cécile McLorin Salvant
  • 8:30PM Sun Ra Arkestra
7:00PM
at Woodland Pattern, 720 E Locust, Milwaukee WI, 414.263.5001 ($8-$6)
7:30PM
at 27 Live, 1012 Church St, Evanston IL, 855.927.5483 ($10)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
10:00PM
at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 (wheelchair-accessible)
11:30PM
on the Young Jazz Lions Stage
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • Chi Arts Jazz Combo, directed by Caitlin Hickey
  • 12:15PM Jazz Links Youth Ensemble directed by Mark Coulter, Carlos Ayento, Madeleine Mollinedo
  • 1:00PM St Charles North Jazz Ensemble, directed by John Wojciechowski
  • 1:55PM Maria Saucedo Scholastic Academy Jazz Ensemble, directed by Carlos Ayento
  • 2:50PM University of Illinois at Chicago Jazz Ensemble, directed by Andy Baker, with special guest Cheryl Wilson
  • 3:45PM Noteworthy Teachers Ensemble, directed by Chip Gdalman

Monday, September 1st 2014

9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, September 2nd 2014

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Robert Irving III Quintet
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Gustavo Cortiñas Group
  • The Cord/Ellis Jazz Debacle
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence

Wednesday, September 3rd 2014

9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)

Thursday, September 4th 2014

9:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl

Friday, September 5th 2014

7:30PM
at Transistor, 3441 N Broadway, 312.631.9408 (Donation)
9:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Saturday, September 6th 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
7:00PM-11:00PM
at the Rhythm Room, 1715 Maple Ave, Evanston IL, 847.491.9723
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, September 7th 2014

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Travis Laplante's Battle Trance : Travis Laplante, Patrick Breiner, Matthew Nelson, Jeremy Viner
  • Doug Perkins with special guests Lisa Kaplan, Nick Photinos

Monday, September 8th 2014

9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, September 9th 2014

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Xavier Breaker Coalition
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Paul Bedal Group
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence

Wednesday, September 10th 2014

9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)

Thursday, September 11th 2014

9:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl

Friday, September 12th 2014

7:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
7:30PM
at Transistor, 3441 N Broadway, 312.631.9408 (Donation)
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)

Saturday, September 13th 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, September 14th 2014

5:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Mirage Trio : Lindsay Kesselman, Nick Photinos, Yasuko Oura

Monday, September 15th 2014

7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • The Renegades
  • General Zod
9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, September 16th 2014

9:00PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Black Diamond Quartet
10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence

Wednesday, September 17th 2014

9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
10:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($12)

Thursday, September 18th 2014

9:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Friday, September 19th 2014

8:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Boban & Marko Markovic Orchestra

Saturday, September 20th 2014

1:30AM-3:45AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Late Night on Friday
  • After-Hours Jazz Jam Session hosted by The Green Mill Quartet : Eric Schneider, Dennis Luxion, Steven Hashimoto, Rick Shandling
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, September 21st 2014

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Monday, September 22nd 2014

8:00PM
at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100
9:00PM-1:00AM
at Andy's Jazz Club, 11 E Hubbard, 312.642.6805
9:00PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Mars Williams, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Tuesday, September 23rd 2014

10:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl ($5 donation)
  • Jam session hosted by Andrew Lawrence

Wednesday, September 24th 2014

9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454

Thursday, September 25th 2014

9:00PM
at Multi Kulti, 1000 N Milwaukee, 4th Fl

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