All City Jazz Band Competition 2016

May 07 - 9:00 am

An all-day feast of big band music performed by talented members of the next generation

JazzCity 2016: The Little Giant: Riffin’ on Griffin

May 13 - 7:00 pm

Willie Pickens leads a tribute to the Chicago saxophonist “Little Giant” Johnny Griffin

2015-16 Jazz Links Jam Session: MAY

May 18 - 5:30 pm

The Jazz Links Jam Sessions are for students age 9-19 and are held at the Chicago Cultural Center. Family friendly and free.

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A day of jazz education in celebration of Jazz Appreciation Month
The Jazz Institute of Chicago was recently designated to receive gifts in memory of Frances (Frank) DeMuynck.
JazzCity 2016 pays homage to musical giants, celebrates the diversity and power of jazz to unite across racial and geographic boundaries.
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