Upcoming Events

JazzCity: Celebrating Von Freeman’s 95th: NextGen Jazz Summit

February 09, 2018 - 7:00 pm


Handpicked by Jarrard Harris, this large ensemble features some of Chicago’s newest rising stars.

2017 – 2018 Jazz Links Jam Session: FEBRUARY

February 14, 2018 - 5:30 pm


The Jazz Links Jam Sessions are for students age 9-19 and are held at the Chicago Cultural Center once a month from 5:30-7:30pm. Family friendly.

JazzCity: The Ladies! Women of Chicago Jazz Festival

March 09, 2018 - 7:00 pm


Programmed by JIC’s Womens' Jazz Leadership Initiative and featuring women trained by Von Freeman.

2017 – 2018 Jazz Links Jam Session: MARCH

March 14, 2018 - 5:30 pm


The Jazz Links Jam Sessions are for students age 9-19 and are held at the Chicago Cultural Center once a month from 5:30-7:30pm. Family friendly.

2017 – 2018 Jazz Links Jam Session: APRIL

April 11, 2018 - 5:30 pm


The Jazz Links Jam Sessions are for students age 9-19 and are held at the Chicago Cultural Center once a month from 5:30-7:30pm. Family friendly.

JazzCity: Early Chicago Jazz

April 13, 2018 - 7:00 pm


Exploring charts by Fletcher and Horace Henderson and Fatha Hines and kicking off year-long celebration of Von Freeman

2017 – 2018 Jazz Links Jam Session: MAY

May 09, 2018 - 5:30 pm


The Jazz Links Jam Sessions are for students age 9-19 and are held at the Chicago Cultural Center once a month from 5:30-7:30pm. Family friendly.

JazzCity: Hawk/Prez/Bird

May 11, 2018 - 7:00 pm


Rajiv Halim, John Foster, and Geof Bradfield reflect upon Von Freeman’s deepest musical influences.

Chicago Stage at the Logan: Possibilities

May 17, 2018 - 6:00 pm


See Possibilities on the Chicago Stage at the Logan

JazzCity: The Sun Ra Effect

June 08, 2018 - 7:00 pm


Vincent Chancey leads an ensemble focused on charts from Sun Ra's early period.

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