Chicago Scene: April 19 – May 3

This is a weekly overview live performances in the Chicago area.  Contact us if you’d like your shows listed.

Saturday, April 19th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Michael Moore 4tet with Harmen Fraanje, Clemens Van Der Feen, Michael Vatcher

Sunday, April 20th 2014

10:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 ($7) (wheelchair-accessible)
Christoph Erb, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Michael Zerang

Monday, April 21st 2014

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, April 22nd 2014

7:30PM at The Musical Offering, 743 Custer Ave, Evanston IL, 847.866.6260 ($10-$5)
Sound Wired Concerts : Draw the Strings Tight
Sarah Beske, Veronica Nettles — music by György Ligeti, John Corigliano, Chan Ka Nin, Edie Hill

10:00PM at Bar DeVille, 701 N Damen, 312.929.2349 ($5) (wheelchair-accessible)
Loris : James Davis, Tim Stine, Jeff Greene, Frank Rosaly

Wednesday, April 23rd 2014

7:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Fonema Consort
Voix de Stras’

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Joshua Abrams, Dana Hall, Ben Waltzer

Thursday, April 24th 2014

9:00PM at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
Dave Rempis, Brian Labycz
Jason Adasiewicz, John Niekrasz

Friday, April 25th 2014

7:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Mivos Quartet : Olivia De Prato, Joshua Modney, Victor Lowrie, Mariel Roberts — music by Ke Xu, David Brynjar Franzson, Helmut Lachenmann
9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($8)
Jason Stein Quartet with Keefe Jackson, Joshua Abrams, Frank Rosaly

Sunday, April 27th 2014

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

10:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont, 773.709.1401 ($7) (wheelchair-accessible)
Dave Rempis, Joshua Abrams, Avreeayl Ra

Monday, April 28th 2014

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 (wheelchair-accessible)
Julien Desprez, Mathieu Sourisseau, Mankwe Ndosi, Keefe Jackson, Jason Adasiewicz, Dan Bitney, Avreeayl Ra

Tuesday, April 29th 2014

9:30PM at The Whistler, 2421 N Milwaukee (wheelchair-accessible)
Julien Desprez, Mathieu Sourisseau, Mankwe Ndosi, Ed Wilkerson, Jason Stein, Marquis Hill, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Avreeayl Ra

Wednesday, April 30th 2014

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Jon Deitemyer Trio with Rob Clearfield, Matt Ulery

9:30PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($8)
Christof Kurzmann, Ken Vandermark
Christof Kurzmann, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Michael Zerang

Thursday, May 1st 2014

9:00PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Rebellum – Burnt Sugar Arkestra’s funk & roll splinter cell

9:00PM at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
Christoph Erb, Jason Adasiewicz, Jason Roebke

Friday, May 2nd 2014

8:00PM at Elastic, 2830 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.772.3616
CIMMfest Presents
Larry Ochs, Dave Rempis, Jason Adasiewicz, Tim Daisy

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Danny Fox Trio with Chris Van Voorst Van Beest, Max Goldman

Saturday, May 3rd 2014

7:00PM and 10:00PM at Reggies 2105 South State St.
Bladerunner (John Zorn, Bill Laswell, Dave Lombardo)

8:00PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$8)
The Bridge #4
Julien Desprez, Mathieu Sourisseau, with Rob Mazurek, Mwata Bowden, Matt Lux

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Stephan Crump’s Rosetta Trio : Liberty Ellman, Jamie Fox, Stephan Crump

For more information, such as show times and directions, as well as upcoming performances, see:
http://now-is.org/
http://www.ratchetmusic.com
http://www.umbrellamusic.org
http://www.mcachicago.org
http://www.cityofchicago.org/city/en/depts/dca/supp_info/chicago_culturalcenterschedule.html
http://www.skylarkchicago.com
http://www.hideoutchicago.com
http://www.elasticrevolution.com
http://www.myopicbookstore.com/music.html
http://www.lampo.org
http://dalniente.com
http://iceorg.org/events/category/chicago
http://www.emptybottle.com/