Chicago Scene: September 26-30, 2015

English: Roscoe Mitchell, moers festival 2009

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

Saturday, September 26th 2015

2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival

1:00PM Tatsu Aoki “Miyumi Project”
8:30PM Tomeka Reid Ensemble
5:00PM Ari Brown Quintet
5:00PM Dave Rempis, Frank Rosaly
9:30PM Henry Threadgill, David Virelles

7:30PM-9:00PM at The Musical Offering, 743 Custer Ave, Evanston IL, 847.866.6260 ($15)
Text/Grain
Bethany Younge, Jessica Aszodi, Katherine Young, Jenna Lyle, Eli Namay, Nick Meryhew, Emily Beisel, Nomi Epstein — improvisations and works by Carolyn Chen, Nomi Epstein, John Cage, John Holland

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($20-$15)
Matthew Shipp, Michael Bisio

Sunday, September 27th 2015

2015 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
3:00PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($30) (wheelchair-accessible)
Roscoe Mitchell, Hugh Ragin, Tyshawn Sorey
Roscoe Mitchell, Craig Taborn, Kikanju Baku
7:00PM-9:00PM at Woodland Pattern, 720 E Locust, Milwaukee WI, 414.263.5001
James Falzone, Jason Stein, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Frank Rosaly, Angela James
7:30PM at the Museum of Contemporary Art, 220 E Chicago, 312.280.2660 ($30) (wheelchair-accessible)
Roscoe Mitchell, James Fei, William Winant
Roscoe Mitchell, Jaribu Shahid, Tani Tabbal

9:00PM at The Owl, 2521 N Milwaukee, 773.235.5300
Ed Wilkerson, Jim Baker, Steve Hunt

Monday, September 28th 2015

7:30PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$5)
Pandelis Karayorgis Solo

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)
Tuesdays on the Terrace
Tomeka Reid’s Hear in Now

Wednesday, September 30th 2015

9:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western (Free)
Thollem McDonas, James Falzone, Matthew Lux, Bill Mackay
Sound Of The City Workshop

For more information, such as 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/