Chicago Scene: April 29 – May 6, 2017

Rockefeller Memorial Chapel, University of Chi...

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

Saturday, April 29th 2017

7:30PM at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100 ($35-$20)

Spektral Quartet and Third Coast Percussion — music by Augusta Read Thomas

Sunday, April 30th 2017

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15)
Tenor Battle
Håkon Kornstad

Monday, May 1st 2017

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, May 2nd 2017

9:00PM at Café Mustache, 2313 N Milwaukee, 773.877.3327 (wheelchair-accessible)
Ratchet Series
Clark Sommers’s Ba(SH), with Geof Bradfield, Dana Hall
Typical Sisters : Greg Uhlmann, Clark Sommers, Matt Carroll

Thursday, May 4th 2017

7:30PM at Comfort Station, 2579 N Milwaukee (Donation)
Tim Daisy Solo
Vagabond Maurice

Friday, May 5th 2017

8:00PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069 ($10-$8)
Outer Ear
Mabel Kwan

Saturday, May 6th 2017

4:00PM at Iridium Clothing Co, 1330 N Milwaukee
The Lynching Of : an Avant Garde Jazz Hip HOpera
David Boykin and Sebau

8:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Rami Atassi, Tatsu Aoki
Avreeayl Ra, Coco Elysses, JoVia Armstrong, KIOTO, Su Wun Choi

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Stephan Crump’s Rosetta Trio with Liberty Ellman, Jamie Fox

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