Chicago Scene: September 28 – October 5, 2019

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

Saturday, September 28th 2019

1:00PM at the Logan Center Performance Hall, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
2019 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Angel Bat Dawid’s Requiem for Jazz
7:00PM Sylvie Courvoisier, Mary Halvorson

1:30PM on the Jame W Wagner Stage, Midway Plaisance at Woodlawn Ave
2019 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
1:30PM Ari Brown Quintet

3:00PM at the Augustana Lutheran Church, 5500 S Woodlawn
2019 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
3:00PM Karuna : Hamid Drake, Adam Rudolph

3:30PM at Little Black Pearl, 1060 E 47th, 773.285.1211
2019 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
3:30PM David Boykin: Abeeku

3:30PM at the Logan Center Performance Penthouse, 915 E 60th, 773.702.ARTS
2019 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
3:30PM Richard Johnson Solo
8:00PM Ambrose Akinmusire Trio featuring Kris Davis and Nasheet Waits
9:30PM Ambrose Akinmusire Trio, second session

7:00PM at Allen Recital Hall, 2330 N Halsted ($20-$5)
Ensemble Dal Niente — music by Tim Page, Carola Bauckholt, Alican Çamci, Igor Santos, Fred Gifford, Wang Lu, Kyong Mee Choi

7:00PM at Heaven Gallery, 1550 N Milwaukee, 2nd Fl, 773.342.4597 ($10 suggested donation)
Outside/Inside
Anatolia Evarkiou-Kaku, Rebecca McDaniel — music by Toru Takemitsu, David Lang, Mavis MacNeil, John Supko

8:00PM at the Green Mill, 4802 N Broadway, 773.878.5552 ($15) (wheelchair-accessible)
Broken Shadows : Dave King, Reid Anderson, Tim Berne, Chris Speed

10:00PM at the Hideout, 1354 W Wabansia, 773.227.4433 ($8)
FIRE-TOOLZ — album release
BBsitters Club
Giant Claw
Seth Graham

11:00PM at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100
2019 Hyde Park Jazz Festival
Amir ElSaffar’s Ahwaal featuring Ksawery Wójci&nacute

Sunday, September 29th 2019

7:30PM at Constellation, 3111 N Western ($12)
Jazztopad Festival Presents
Wac&lstrok
aw Zimpel, Josh Berman, Ksawery Wójciski, Mike Reed

9:00PM at the Hungry Brain, 2319 W Belmont ($10 suggested donation) (wheelchair-accessible)
Never : Jack Wright, Zach Darrup, Ben Bennett
Keefe Jackson, Jim Baker, Julian Kirchner

Monday, September 30th 2019

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

Saturday, October 5th 2019
8:00PM at the Rockefeller Chapel, 5850 S Woodlawn, 773.702.2100 (Free, RSVP)
Sarah Davachi

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/