Upcoming Events

International Jazz Day

April 30, 2017 - 2:00 pm


A culturally-rich performance presented by the Jazz Institute in celebration of International Jazz Day.

Jazz Ambassadors Spring Finale Concert

May 06, 2017 - 3:00 pm


Hear the Jazz Ambassadors perform live as they close out the year.

2016-17 Jazz Links Jam Session: MAY

May 10, 2017 - 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.

NextGenJazz Emerging Artists Project: Jahari Stampley & Chris Sanchez

May 12, 2017 - 6:30 pm


Pianist Jahari Stampley and Chris Sanchez kick off a new series at William Harris Lee & Co.

All City Jazz Band Competition 2017

May 13, 2017 - 9:00 am


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

Noteworthy Jazz Ensemble Annual Concert

June 05, 2017 - 7:00 pm


Support Noteworthy Jazz Ensemble during their annual live performance at The Jazz Showcase!

JazzCity: Gwendolyn Brooks In Words & Music: Celebrating 100

June 09, 2017 - 7:00 pm


Part of a year-long celebration of Brooks’ centennial organized by poet and Brooks protégé Quraysh Ali Lansana.

NextGenJazz Emerging Artists Project: Anastasiya Kadukov, Alejandro Salazar & Teddy Schupack

June 09, 2017 - 6:30 pm


Drummers Teddy Schupack and Alejandro Salazar and vocalist Anastasiya Kadukov continue a new series at William Harris Lee & Co.

JazzCity: 11th Chicago Latin Jazz Festival

July 14 - 15, 2017 - 12:00 pm


100th birthday tribute to Dizzy Gillespie featuring local and national Latin jazz artists.

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