JAZZHOPE Event Archive 09/23/2003 to 09/29/2003

The Zebra Libra Freedom Jazz Dance Schedule

 

TUESDAY
Tue 9/23, 12:15 PM, Randolph Cafe, Chicago Cultural Center, 78 E. Washington. 312-744-6630.
PETER OPRISKO QUARTET Free concert

Tuesdays 6-9PM JOE’S BEBOP CAFÉ
 Ken Chaney Experience

Tue 9/23, 7 PM, Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, 1500 W. Sullivan, Aurora. 630-907-5957
GEORGE WINSTON

TUE SEP 23 7PM/$0 VERN’S FRIENDLY LOUNGE 1258 S. Pulaski Chicago (773) 521-4477
for Melvin Williams' "Jazz Fellows" get-together.  Melvin plays host to a gathering of friends, musicians and jazz connoisseurs.
There is good food, great music, and hip conversation. It's definitely a good time! By the way, there is no cover charge.
Endorsed by Rodney Clark.  As the old saying goes, "Be There Or Be Square!"

TUE SEP 23 8
PM/10PM $20 JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand, Chicago (312) 670-BIRD
BRANDON MCCUEN QUINTET with PEVIN EVERETT & KIMBERLY GORDON

Tuesdays, 10PM, APARTMENT LOUNGE 504 E. 75th, Chicago 773-483-7728.
Open jam with VON FREEMAN & friends

WEDNESDAY
Zeeb reminder CANTV Class 4

////> WED SEP 24 6:00-10:30PM/$20 Harambee House, 11901 South Loomis (I-57 to 119th St, east 2 blocks)
http://www.realjazzmusic.com/ WBEE Monthly Big Band Cabaret & Dance

BURGESS GARDNER ORCHESTRA
with CLARK TERRY
 All this for just $20 a person, includes delicious buffet dinner, parking, dancing, entertainment, cash bar. Table of 10: $200.
Tickets may be bought in advance. Send check or money order to WBEE, 15700 Campbell Avenue, Harvey, IL 60426.


WED SEP 24 8
PM/10PM $20 JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand, Chicago (312)670-BIRD
BRANDON MCCUEN QUINTET with PEVIN EVERETT & KIMBERLY GORDON

Wednesdays 8PM PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE 1557 Sherman, Evanston 847-328-0399
Bobby Broom Trio with Kobie Watkins

Wednesdays 8:30
PETE MILLER'S STEAKHOUSE–WHEELING 412 N. Milwaukee, Wheeling  847-243-3700
Ken Chaney Experience

Wednesdays 9PM
ANDY'S JAZZ CLUB 11 E. Hubbard, Chicago 312-642-6805
HENRY JOHNSON ORGAN EXPRESS

Wednesdays 9:30PM VELVET LOUNGE 2128 1/2 S. Indiana Avenue-Chicago-one block east of Michigan Ave (312) 791-9050
GREG WARD-alto sax & FRIENDS

THURSDAY
ZEEB REMINDER: EARTHCENTER meditation class 3 SEP 25

9/25, 5:30 PM, Jazz Record Mart, 444 N. Wabash. 312-222-1467.
NAVY BAND GREAT LAKES ENSEMBLE

////> THU SEP 25 7PM at Curtiss Hall, Fine Arts Bldg. 410 S. Michigan 10th fl. 312-427-1676
* Hamid Drake

Thu 9/25, 7 PM, Northbrook Court Shopping Center, 2171 Northbrook Ct., Northbrook. 847-498-8161.
BRIENN PERRY ENSEMBLE Free performance


Thursdays 7:30PM TROPICAL DEN 7209 S. Exchange, Chicago 773-978-2341
George Freeman hosts open mike

Thursdays, 8 PM, GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland, Chicago 773-395-0066
jam session hosted by Ari Brown Trio (no cover).

THU SEP 25 8PM/10PM $20 JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand, Chicago (312)670-BIRD
MARIAN McPARTLAND TRIO

THU SEP 25 9:30PM “3030”, 3030 W. Cortland Ave. one block south of Armitage between Humboldt Blvd. and Kedzie.
Concert fifty-four in the 3030 improvised music series.  3030 website
à www.elasticrevolution.com, or 773-862-3616.
-James Falzone’s Allos IV
James Falzone-clarinet, Josh Berman-cornet, Brian Dibblee-bass, Frank Rosaly-drums
-Frank Rosaly Trio
Nate Lepine-saxophone, Anton Hatwich-bass, Frank Rosaly-drums

THU SEP 25 9PM/($15) Empty Bottle - 1035 N. Western - 773-276-3600
'THE WIRE' ADVENTURES IN MODERN MUSIC FESTIVAL
* Jackie-O Motherf-cker
* Priest
* James Chance & Terminal City
////> * Fred Anderson, Hamid Drake & Harrison Bankhead


////> THU SEP 25 9:30PM VELVET LOUNGE 2128 1/2 S. Indiana Avenue-Chicago-one block east of Michigan Ave (312) 791-9050
CHICAGO CONNECTION
VINCENT DAVIS-drums, MALACHI FAVORS-bass, HANNAH JON TAYLOR-sax


FRIDAY
Fridays 7PM ETHIOPIAN DIAMOND 6120 N. Broadway, Chicago 773-338-6100
Kelan Phil Cohran

Fridays 7PM SHEBEEN KING 6501 S. Saint Lawrence Chicago 312-263-1649
Ancestral Resurrection Ensemble performs at an open mike for poets and musicians

FRI SEP 26 8PM $17-$47 Orchestra Hall - 220 S. Michigan - 312-294-3000 or 800-223-7114
Ornette Coleman Quartet w/ Greg Cohen, Tony Falanga, Denardo Coleman
 
FRI SEP 26 8:30PM
Pete Miller's Wheeling, 412 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, Il, 847-243-3700
John Goldman/Juli Wood Two Horn Band - Check my web site - www.jgjazz.com


FRI SEP 26 9PM EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western Chicago 773-276-3600
John Butcher/Kaffe Matthews/Andy Moor perform as part of the Adventures in Modern Music Festival.

FRI SEP 26 9PM/11PM $25 JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand, Chicago (312)670-BIRD
MARIAN McPARTLAND TRIO

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FRI SEP 26 9:30PM VELVET LOUNGE 2128 1/2 S. Indiana Avenue-Chicago-one block east of Michigan Ave (312) 791-9050
HAMID DRAKE-drums/percussion, ASSIF TSAHAR-sax

FRI SEP 26 9:30PM/11:30PM/$20  GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland Chicago 773-395-0066

T.S. MONK

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FRI SEP 26 10:30PM 200 West Superior (Superior and Wells) Third Floor, Suite 310 (312) 850-4906
The Return of The Ascension Loft Series with an After Hours Set with Ornette Coleman.
An intimate gathering with the legendary Ornette Coleman with performances
by Chicago's finest jazz musicians including members of The Experimental Band.

Friday, September 26th from 10:30 PM until???
200 West Superior (Superior and Wells)
Third Floor, Suite 310
Please RSVP at (312) 850-4906
Donations will be accepted
Feel free to pass this on to an interested listener.


SATURDAY

SAT SEP 27 8PM Chicago Theatre, 175 N. State. 312-443-1130 or 312-902-1500
BOZ SCAGGS, WARREN HILL


SAT SEP 27 8PM Springman Studio, 120 W. Kinzie. 312-399-3016.
MIKE HAGADORN GROUP, RICHARD THEODORE performs with poet Joe Roarty.

SAT SEP 27 8PM Wilson Hall, Fermilab, Kirk & Pine, Batavia. 630-840-2787.
PRESERVATION HALL JAZZ BAND

SAT SEP 27 8:30PM Pete Miller's Wheeling, 412 N Milwaukee Ave, Wheeling, Il, 847-243-3700
John Goldman Quartet - Check my web site - www.jgjazz.com

Sat 9/27, 9 PM, 6Odum, 2116 W. Chicago. 773-227-3617.
DAVID BEHRMAN
with Fred Lonberg-Holm

SAT SEP 27 9PM/11PM $25 JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand, Chicago (312)670-BIRD
MARIAN McPARTLAND TRIO
 
SAT SEP 27 9PM “3030”, 3030 W. Cortland Ave. one block south of Armitage between Humboldt Blvd. and Kedzie.
Special concert in the 3030 improvised music series.  3030 website
à www.elasticrevolution.com, or 773-862-3616
Low End Summit (hip-hop/spoken word).

SAT SEP 27
9:30PM/11:30PM GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland Chicago 773-395-0066
T.S. MONK

SAT SEP 27 9:30PM KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park, Chicago 773-348-7592
JEFF MARX QUARTET

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SAT SEP 27 9:30PM VELVET LOUNGE 2128 1/2 S. Indiana Avenue-Chicago-one block east of Michigan Ave (312) 791-9050
HAMID DRAKE-drums/percussion, ASSIF TSAHAR-sax


SUNDAY
Sun 9/28, 2 PM, David Adler Cultural Center, 1700 N. Milwaukee, Libertyville. 847-367-0707
MARGARET CARLSON


////> SUN SEP 28 3PM – 7PM NU BEGINNINGS 7051 S. Crandon Chicago 773-752-2212
Ernest Dawkins, Steve Berry host - Open Jam Session
with
percussionist Isaiah Spencer & pianist Justin Dillard
featuring cats such Y2K JAZZ MESSENGERS Marquis Hill-tpt, RYAN NYTHER-tpt, and JABARI POWELL-alto
Don’t miss this unique display of talent that will enrich and fortify you throughout the upcoming week!

SUN SEP 28 4PM/8PM $20 JAZZ SHOWCASE 59 W. Grand, Chicago (312)670-BIRD
MARIAN McPARTLAND TRIO
 
Sundays,  6-9 PM/All Ages-Free CAFÉ MESTIZO 2123 South Ashland Chicago 312-942-0095

AVANT-GARDE JAZZ JAM SESSION hosted by David Boykin, Karl E. H. Seigfried, and Mike Reed

Sundays, 6-10PM JIMMY'S PLACE 13822 S. Indiana, Riverdale 708-849-1990
Senabella & Jazz Deluxe

Sundays, 7-11PM THE FAMILY DEN 8940 S. Stony Island Ave 773-734-8545
includes Corey Wilkes on trump

Sundays, 7-11PM @ JAM SESSION -
VELVET LOUNGE 2128 1/2 S. Indiana Avenue-Chicago-one block east of Michigan Ave (312) 791-9050
a variety of hosts including the burnin’ saxophone of Dennis Winslett

SUN SEP 28 SPOKEN WORD CAFÉ

STEVE COBB 50th BDAY BASH

////> SUN SEP 28 8PM
GREEN DOLPHIN STREET 2200 N. Ashland Chicago 773-395-0066
JEFF MARX TRIO

SUN SEP 28 8PM HOTHOUSE 31 East Balbo Chicago 312-362-9707
OMAR SOSA Quintet


Sundays,  9-12PM - JIMMY'S WOODLAWN TAP (55th-Woodlawn) NO COVER -
Jimmy's Jam led by Curtis Black

SUN SEP 28 9PM EMPTY BOTTLE 1035 N. Western Chicago 773-276-3600
Michael Zerang with Jim Baker & Kyle Bruckmann perform as part of the Adventures in Modern Music Festival.


In Montclair, NEW JERSEY
SUN SEP 28 8PM TRUMPETS JAZZ CLUB 6 Depot Square, Montclair, NJ  973-744-2600
OLIVER LAKE BIG BAND
http://www.oliverlake.net/tours.html


MONDAY

ZEEB REMINDER: EARTHCENTER healing class 3 SEP 29

MON SEP 29 7:30PM, Myopic Books, 1564 N. Milwaukee. 773-862-4882.
JAMES FALZONE Free in-store performance

Mondays 7:30-1:30 Andy’s Jazz Club 11 E. Hubbard, Chicago 312-642-6805 info@andysjazzclub.com  www.andysjazzclub.com
jam session hosted by Art Davis and John Bany – do not be surprised at the number of bones and trumps


Mondays, 9:30 PM, KATERINA'S 1920 W. Irving Park, Chicago 773-348-7592
Dennis Carroll, George Fludas, Scott Burns, Jodie Christian/Dan Trudell.