NOW IS · A CHICAGO MUSIC CALENDAR

Monday, August 31st 2015

7:30PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10)
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • I Hear Voices
  • Maren Celest, Chris Ash, Macie Stewart
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)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)

Tuesday, September 1st 2015

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Drew Hanson's 3Pac, with Sam Hasting, Matt Carroll, special guest Macie Stewart
  • Metal On Flesh : Chad McCullough, Ryan Shultz, Paul Mutzabaugh, Eric Hochberg, Eric Montzka
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • PLS.trio : Pier Luigi Salami, Martin D Fowler, Shawn Crowder

Wednesday, September 2nd 2015

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 ($3)

Thursday, September 3rd 2015

12:15PM
at Claudia Cassidy Theater, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
12:30PM
at Preston Bradley Hall, 78 E Washington, 312.744.6630
6:30PM
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$12)
  • Jenny Hval
  • Briana Marela
9:30PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • Bobby Broom Trio with Dennis Carroll, Greg Artry

Friday, September 4th 2015

12:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 12:00PM Rajiv Halim Quintet
  • 1:10PM Jeremy Cunningham Quartet
  • 2:30PM Neusa Sauer
  • 3:30PM Craig Taborn Trio
12:30PM
5:00PM
5:30PM-7:30PM
at Hideout Riverwalk, 35 E Riverwalk South (Free)
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
  • After Fest
  • Kidd Jordan, Alvin Fielder & special guests
10:00PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • Bobby Broom Trio with Dennis Carroll, Greg Artry
10:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597 ($10 suggested donation)

Saturday, September 5th 2015

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
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 11:30AM Jones College Prep Jazz Combo
  • 12:15PM Chi Arts Jazz Combo
  • 1:00PM Whitney Young Magnet High School Jazz Ensemble
  • 1:55PM Rich Central Jazz Ensemble
  • 2:50PM Columbia College Jazz Ensemble with Dave Douglas
12:00PM
12:30PM
5:00PM
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
  • Kidd Jordan, Alvin Fielder & special guests
10:00PM
at the California Clipper, 1002 N California, 773.384.2547 (Free)
  • Bobby Broom Trio with Dennis Carroll, Greg Artry
10:00PM
at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597 ($10 suggested donation)
10:00PM
at the Hairpin Arts Center, 2810 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl ($15-$10)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, September 6th 2015

12:00PM
12:00PM
in Fred Anderson Park, 1611 S Wabash
12:30PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 12:30PM Bob Dogan Quintet
  • 2:00PM Bill McFarland Chicago Horns
  • 2:20PM Ryan Shultz Quartet
  • 3:30PM Steve & Iqua Colson : 40 Years in the Moment featuring Reggie Workman, Marlene Rice and Dushun Mosley
1:00PM
  • Chicago Jazz Festival
  • 1:00PM Pritzker High School Jazz Ensemble
  • 1:55PM Thornridge High School Jazz Ensemble
  • 2:50PM Northern Illinois University Jazz Ensemble
  • 3:45PM Kenwood High School Jazz Ensemble
5:00PM
7:00PM
at Sugar Maple, 441 E Lincoln Ave, Milwaukee WI, 414.481.2393
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Monday, September 7th 2015

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Wilhelm Matthias
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)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Tuesday, September 8th 2015

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Michael Nearpass Medium Ensemble
  • Josh Torrey Nonet
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, September 9th 2015

8:00PM
at the Bottom Lounge, 1375 W Lake, 312.929.2022 ($20)
8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
  • Cortex : Thomas Johansson, Kristoffer Alberts, Ola Høyer, Gard Nilssen
  • Sound Of The City Workshop

Thursday, September 10th 2015

8:00PM
at City Winery, 1200 W Randolph, 312.733.WINE ($35-$25)
  • David Hidalgo, Marc Ribot
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
  • Slow Planes : Timothy Breen, Conor Harvey, Esther Shaw, Chris Kornman, Nick Barnett, David Strand
  • Esther Shaw
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, September 11th 2015

5:30PM-7:30PM
at Hideout Riverwalk, 35 E Riverwalk South (Free)
6:00PM
at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
  • Tim Daisy Solo — opening reception for Sound Design Project
7:30PM
at PianoForte Studios, 1335 S Michigan, 312.291.0291 ($25-$20)
  • New Music Chicago 10 Year Birthday Bash
9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)

Saturday, September 12th 2015

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
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($15)
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, September 13th 2015

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

Monday, September 14th 2015

7:00PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
8:00PM
at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($10)
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)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
9:00PM
at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Xavier Breaker Coalition

Tuesday, September 15th 2015

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Tuesdays on the Terrace
  • Jazz Links, Ryan Nyther Quartet
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Xavier Breaker Coalition

Wednesday, September 16th 2015

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

Thursday, September 17th 2015

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, September 18th 2015

9:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)

Saturday, September 19th 2015

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
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, September 20th 2015

2:00PM
at the Harold Washington Library Center, 400 S State (Free)
  • Canciones
  • Dal Niente — music by Federico Garcia-De Castro, Andres Carrizo, Rodolfo Acosta, Francisco Castillo Trigueros, Jimmy Lopez, Marcelo Toledo

Monday, September 21st 2015

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
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
9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)
  • Dod Kalm Quartet

Wednesday, September 23rd 2015

8:30PM
at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:00PM-12:00AM
at Northwood Lounge, 5342 N Cumberland, 773.693.8454

Thursday, September 24th 2015

8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
9:00PM
at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)

Friday, September 25th 2015

9:30PM
at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (Free) (wheelchair-accessible)

Saturday, September 26th 2015

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
1:00PM-5:30PM
at the Kenwood Academy Auditorium, 5015 S Blackstone, 773.535.1350
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 1:00PM Kenwood Jazz Band
  • 3:00PM Laurence Hobgood Solo
  • 4:30PM Maggie Brown Group
1:00PM-3:30PM
at the Smart Museum, 5550 S Greenwood, 773.702.0200
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 1:00PM Tatsu Aoki "Miyumi Project"
  • 2:30PM Whirlpool with Ron Miles
1:30PM-9:30PM
on the Jame W Wagner Stage, Midway Plaisance at Woodlawn Ave
2:00PM-5:00PM
at the Logan Center Screening Room, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 2:00PM Slideshow and Discussion: "Tangible Sounds: Lauren Deutsch and 25 Years of Photographing the AACM"
  • 2:30PM Screening: "RADHE RADHE: Rites of Holi"
  • 3:45PM Screening and Discussion: "Scenes from Life"
2:30PM-10:30PM
on the West Stage at the Midway, Midway Plaisance at Ellis Ave
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 2:30PM Bossa Tres Group
  • 4:45PM Fat Babies
  • 7:15PM The Eternals
  • 9:30PM Angel d'Cuba
2:30PM-3:30PM
at the Oriental Institute Museum, 1155 E 58th St, 773.702.9514
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • Isaiah Collier, Thaddeus Tukes
3:00PM-7:30PM
at the Hyde Park Union Church, 5600 S Woodlawn
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 3:00PM Alexis Lombré Quintet
  • 5:00PM Ari Brown Quintet
  • 6:30PM Geof Bradfield, Jeff Park
3:00PM-5:30PM
at Little Black Pearl, 1060 E 47th, 773.285.1211
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 3:00PM Chris Foreman Quartet
  • 4:30PM Bethany Pickens Trio
3:00PM-6:00PM
at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
3:30PM-10:30PM
at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 3:30PM Ambrose Akinmusire "banyan" — session 1
  • 5:15PM Ambrose Akinmusire "banyan" — session 2
  • 7:15PM Mary Stallings, Bruce Barth
  • 9:30PM Henry Threadgill, David Virelles
4:00PM-6:30PM
at the Hyde Park Bank, 1525 E 53rd
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 4:00PM Saalik Ziyad SMS Trio
  • 5:30PM Darius Hampton Group
5:00PM-7:30PM
at Robie House, 5757 S Woodlawn
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the Avenue, 1146 Wilmette Ave, Wilmette IL, 847.920.5962
7:30PM-10:30PM
at the International House, 1414 E 59th
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 7:30PM Russ Johnson's "Headland"
  • 9:30PM Eric Schneider/Jeremy Kahn Quartet
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
  • Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio
11:00PM-12:00PM
at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • Regina Carter, Xavier Davis
11:45PM-5:00AM
at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 (wheelchair-accessible)

Sunday, September 27th 2015

2:00PM-7:00PM
on the Jame W Wagner Stage, Midway Plaisance at Woodlawn Ave
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 2:00PM Bill McFarland and the Chicago Horns
  • 4:00PM Pat Mallinger Quartet with Bill Carrothers
  • 6:00PM Willie Pickens Quartet
3:00PM-6:00PM
on the West Stage at the Midway, Midway Plaisance at Ellis Ave
  • 2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
  • 3:00PM Mikel Patrick Avery "Parade"
  • 5:00PM Juan Pastor "Chinchano"
8:30PM
at Constellation, 3111 N Western
  • Ogni Suono
  • Kayleigh Butcher, Hope Littwin
  • Graham Stephenson, Aaron Zarzutzki

Monday, September 28th 2015

7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Albert Wildeman, Ben Schmidt-Swartz, Nick Macri
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 29th 2015

5:30PM
at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 (wheelchair-accessible)
9:30PM
at Jerry's Wicker Park, 1938 W Division, 773.235.1006 ($5 donation) (wheelchair-accessible)

Wednesday, September 30th 2015

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

Monday, October 5th 2015

7:00PM
at the Washington Park Arts Incubator, 301 E Garfield Blvd
7:30PM
at Myopic Books, 1564 N Milwaukee, 773.862.4882
  • Skyler Rowe

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