Chicago Scene: March 23-30, 2019

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

Saturday, March 23rd 2019

3:00PM at the Experimental Station, 6100 S Blackstone, 773.241.5458
5th Wave Collective with Angel Bat Dawid — music by Florence Price, Clarice Assad, Augusta Read Thomas,

7:30PM outside Bohemian National Cemetery, 3969 W Bryn Mawr ($20)
Beyond The Gate
Huerco S
Joshua Abrams & Natural Information Society

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($10)
Ryan Packard Solo
Jason Stein, Paul Giallorenzo, Charlie Kirchen, Julian Kirshner

Sunday, March 24th 2019

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($15) (wheelchair-accessible)
Fire!

Monday, March 25th 2019

7:30PM at Experimental Sound Studio, 5925 N Ravenswood, 773.769.1069
Lisa Mezzacappa with Jason Levis, special guests TBD

9:00PM at Beat Kitchen, 2100 W Belmont, 773.281.4444
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Edward Wilkerson Jr, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Timothée Quost Solo
Boneshaker : Mars Williams, Kent Kessler, PN-L — Album release

Tuesday, March 26th 2019

6:45PM-8:30PM at KAM Isaiah Israel Congregation, 1100 E Hyde Park Blvd ($10)
Teiku : John Lindberg, Jonathan Taylor, Josh Harlow, Peter Formanek

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Nick Mazzarella, Jason Stein, Mike Reed, Lisa Mezzacappa
Sarah Clausen, Jacob Heinemann, Emerson Hunton

Wednesday, March 27th 2019

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($30-$25)
Schlippenbach Trio : Alexander von Schlippenbach, Evan Parker, Paul Lytton
Jason Stein, Joshua Abrams

8:30PM at Slate Arts and Performance, 3203 W North Ave, 847.312.1527
Splice Series
Jayve Montgomery
Lisa Mezzacappa, Keefe Jackson, Julian Kirshner, Peter Maunu

Thursday, March 28th 2019

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($30-$25)
Schlippenbach Trio : Alexander von Schlippenbach, Evan Parker, Paul Lytton
John Dikeman Solo

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Shane Parish Solo
Eric Krouse, Ted Moore, Emerson Hunton

Friday, March 29th 2019

8:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($15-$12)
Yes, and…Music for Nine Improvisers
Geof Bradfield Nonet with John Wojciechowski, Nick Mazzarella, Russ Johnson, Tito Carrillo, Joel Adams, Scott Hesse, Clark Sommers, Dana Hall

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Erica Dicker, Dana Jessen, Katherine Young, Ted Moore
Ben LaMar Gay, Ritwik Banerji

Saturday, March 30th 2019

9:00PM at Elastic, 3429 W Diversey, #208, 773.772.3616 ($10)
Tatsu Aoki’s The MIYUMI Project, with Mwata Bowden, Coco Elysses, Edward Wilkerson Jr, Jamie Kempkers, Kioto Aoki, special guests Tsukasa Taiko

For more information, such as directions, as well as upcoming performances, see:

http://now-is.org/, http://www.ratchetmusic.com, 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/