Bringing the world's great jazz artists to Chicago's front lawn
An opportunity to see world class musicians for free in your own backyard. Presented by the Chicago Park District and the Jazz Institute of Chicago
Our Jazz Links education programs empower teachers and students through collaboration, experiential learning, professional development and direct connections to Chicago's rich jazz legacy.
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The Jazz Institute of Chicago nurtures and supports young artists and teachers through our Jazz Links education program.
We bring jazz directly to the community through programs presented year-round in venues throughout Chicago.
A visual, verbal and audio exploration of the ways jazz is woven in to Chicago's culture.