December 5th, 7pm-9pm: Mayslake Estates (1717 31st St., Oak Brook, IL)
December 9th, 8:30pm: Constellation Chicago (3111 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL)
Trio WAZ : Edward Wilkerson, Tatsu Aoki & Michael Zerang CD release.
December 13th, 8:30pm: Constellation Chicago (3111 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL) RSVP
JAZZ OCCURRENCE No.13 with Ari Brown, Katie Ernst, Greg Ward, Matt Piet, Harrison Bankhead, Dalia Chin and Mike Reed.
Lewis Achenbach with brushes on plexiglass panels plus.
Opening with David Weathersby’s Jazz Occurrence documentary Work In Progress.
Concert at 9pm.
Downbeat coverage (post event) here: http://downbeat.com/news/detail/visual-sonic-art-meld-at-chicagos-constellation
January 10th, Jazz Record Art Collective, Fulton Street Collective. Chris Greene does the Lester Young Trios album.
January 16th, Tuesday, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM : the SONIC STORY solo exhibition opening with Ari Brown/Avreeayl Ra Duo at the Reva & David Logan Center for the Arts (Cafe Logan). This exhibition will run to March 2018.
January 25th, Thursday, 8:30PM : EMILY BLUE | YOMÍ | ANNA AGOSTA at Schubas Chicago.
January 27th, Saturday, 8:30PM : Tom Rainey Trio with Ingrid Laubrock & Mary Halvorson at Constellation (3111 N Western Ave. Chicago 60618)
February 1st, Thursday, 8PM : BIG BARI BAND! at the Jazz Showcase. Juli Wood & Rajiv Halim- bari saxes, Mike Allemana-guitar, Josh Ramos- bass, Sam Jewell- drums Shows at 8:00 & 10:00
February 15th, Thursday : Cyrille Aimee at City Winery Chicago seat #400 with Wayne Tucker (trumpet)
February 16th, Friday, 8:30PM : ATOMIC (Fredrik Ljungkvist – reeds, Magnus Broo – trumpet, Håvard Wiik – piano
Ingebrigt Håker Flaten – bass, Hans Hulbœkmo – drums) at Constellation Chicago
February 20th, Tuesday, 7:30Pm & 10PM at Cafe Logan Third Tuesdays (dry seated painting) with Lorin Cohen.
(unofficial) seat #400 February 25th Sergio Mendes at City Winery Chicago
March 7th, Wednesday 8PM-11PM : CHITOWN JAZZ FEST at the Jazz Showcase :
1. GLENBROOK SOUTH BANDS 7 PM
2. BOBBY LEWIS SEXTET 8:30 PM
3. TIM FITZGERALD’S FULL HOUSE 10 PM
March 11th, 3-5pm: PICOSA Mayslake Estates (1717 31st St., Oak Brook, IL)
March 20th, Tuesday, 7:30 PM - 10:30 PM : George Fludas performance : the SONIC STORY solo exhibition closing at the Reva & David Logan Center for the Arts (Cafe Logan)
(unofficial) seat #400 March 21st Stanley Clarke at City Winery Chicago
March 31st, Friday, 7:30PM : URSA Ensemble at Uncommon Ground in Edgewater
March 24th, Friday : ICE HOUSE GALLERY (Evanston) with Stu Greenspan and James Sanders
April 21st, Saturday, 8:30PM with the Chris Greene Quartet at Constellation (3111 N Western Ave. Chicago 60618)
August 3rd, Friday JAZZ OCCURRENCE at the Aurora Public Art Commission