What's Happening 
Club & Venue Guide  
               Volume 342                     March 6th-13th    
210 Live - Dr Lonnie Smith Trio 
March 10th -  7pm 
Interview with the Jazz Institute of Chicago's Lauren Deutsch & Adriana Prieto about
JazzCity2018: Celebrating Von Freeman's 95th: The Ladies! Women of Chicago Jazz 
March 9th -  7pm
Featured Musicians
Stephanie Browning

Every Friday & Saturday
Peninsula Hotel

4th Thursday of the month at Winter's Jazz Club
Nick Schneider 
Nick Schneider Cover
Every Wednesday
Jazz Jam Session
  Rose Colella
Every Wednesday
Hemmingway's Bistro
Rhythm Rockets
March 14th
Untitled Supper Club
111 W Kinzie St, Chicago  
James Sanders

March 11th
Wentz Concert Hall
 171 E Chicago Ave, Naperville, IL 
March 12th
Symphony Center 
220 S Michigan Ave, Chicago
Jenifer French 
Jenifer French is a jazz and blues vocalist performing in jazz, blues, and cabaret venues in Chicago since 1999, as well as venues in NY, LA, and London.  
 Alan Gresik
Swingshift Orchestra

Every Thursday Night
Green Mill Jazz Club
Main Stem Orchestra

The Main Stem Orchestra is a 14-piece band on a mission to recreate the great swing music from the years 1935 through 1945. The group performs big band dance music that was born on the heels of the early traditional jazz bands, but predates the rise of Bebop in the late 1940's.
Michele Thomas

March 16th & 17th
Pete Miller's Evanston
1557 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL 60201 
Martini Lunch Band

Playing a signature  spin on soul, blues and pop tunes. 
Steve Hart

Every Wed Night
Hunter's Jazz Jam Session
7232 W Diversey Ave
Elmwood Park, IL
8 PM
Volcano Radar 
with Andrea Centazzo, Stephen Burns, 
Tatsu Aoki & Guillermo Gregorio
Live painting by "Jazz Occurrence" founder, Lewis Achenbach.
March 14th - 8:30pm & 9:50pm

Tickets: $10 General Public 
$5 Students
   March  2018     
March brings lots of shows and musical madness, Gentry Reunion, Elephants, Counter Coffee Bar & Lounge, and more. Oh, don't forget to wear green!  Stay 
tuned on facebook or twitter.   - Anne & Mark
           M arch 11th, 7:00pm

A celebration of the 100th anniversary of Leonard Bernstein's birth with a selection of his songs from musical theater. Anita Kallen, Jason Martin, Duncan Moore, Catherine Thomson, and Music Director, Mark Burnell. 

                            Signature Room @ the 95th
John Hancock Building
Friday, March 9th
875 N. Michigan Ave
Chicago, IL

Winter's Jazz Club
465 N. McClurg Court (promanade)  
Chicago, IL 
Get Tickets and Info 

25% OFF G/A  
seats using code "CJM25" 
Ryan Cohan Trio - 3/6
Ben Lewis Trio - 3/7 
Chi-Town Jazz Festival - 3/8
Bobby Lewis Quartet - 3/9

Alyssa Allgood Quartet - 3/10

George Fludas Trio - 3/11

Benny's Chop House
444 N Wabash Ave, Chicago 
Chicago, IL 
(312) 626-2444 
Visit Website 
Julie Ponce - Leandro Lopez Varady
Lynn Hilton
Margaret Murphy Webb - Charlie Johnson

Green Mill  
4802 Broadway St, Chicago


Uptown Poetry Slam  9pm

Sunday Night
Soul Jazz Party 
with the Paterson Trio 11pm 

Patricia Barber 9pm

Fat Babies 9pm
Alfonso Ponticelli  9pm 
Frank Catalano 2am
Andy Brown 
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra

5pm Flipside Show with Chris Foreman 
1am -Green Mill Quartet Jam Session

1am - Sabertooth

March 9th
Guy King Sextet
March 10th
Chi-Town Jazz Festival

Volcano Radar 
with Andrea Centazzo, Stephen Burns, 
Tatsu Aoki & Guillermo Gregorio
Live painting by "Jazz Occurrence" founder, Lewis Achenbach.
March 14th - 8:30pm & 9:50pm

Tickets: $10 General Public
$5 Students
Moraine Valley Community College
The Hot Sardines 
Dorthy Menker Theatre
March 11th
Moraine Valley Community College
9000 W. College Pkwy., 
Palos Hills, IL 60465-2475 
(708) 974-4300 TTY 711

Tickets: $30 General Public
$25 Seniors and Staff
$15 Students


March 10th
Dr Lonnie Smith Trio

Dr. Lonnie Smith - Organ and Stick
Jonathan Kreisberg - Guitar
Xavier Breaker - Drums

Purchase Tickets

210 Green Bay Road, Highwood, IL

                    7 - Bill Porter Orchestra
                11- Paul Bedal: Sounds & Screens
               18 - Michael Lerich Jazz Ensemble
                 21 - Luciano Antonio Quartet
                    23 - Judy Night Quintet
           25 - Fred Simon/Christ Siebold Quartet
Jazz Showcase
806 S Plymouth Ct, Chicago


7 - Chi-Town Jazz Festival
8-11 - Adam Larson Quartet

12 - Mark Colby Quartet

Illiana Jazz Society
2557 W 116th St
Chicago, IL 60655
March 18th 
Prohibition Orchestra
of Chicago
Steve Maxwell Vintage and Custom Drums

Steve Maxwell Vintage and Custom Drums is 
Chicago and Manhattan's only Vintage and Custom Drum Shop and Museum. 
Visit Website

Room 43  
The Sundays Night Hyde Park Jazz Society Series - 7:30pm 
1043 E 43rd St , Chicago 

11- Clarinetist/Saxophonist Victor Goines

Berwyn (708) 788-2118
6615 W. Roosevelt Rd, Berwyn

11- Jazz Community Big Band
18- Bill O'Connell's Chicago Skyliners Big Band; Naperville Central High School Jazz Band
25- British Buddy Alumni Big Band with Frieda Lee

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