Constellation Chicago Opening for Streamed and Limited In-Person Performances

Source: Constellation Chicago.

Jul 31
TATSU AOKI’S THE MIYUMI PROJECT
8:30 PM 11:00 PM
The MIYUMI Project is one of the longest standing amalgams, drawing upon the aesthetics of Japanese traditional music and Chicago’s creative jazz and experimental music scene. The presentations are improvised compositions that stem from a conceptual framework for each band member to interpret, which is then transformed into a contemporary musical immersion for the audience.

AUG 1
JAMES ELKINGTON
8:30 PM 11:55 PM
Bristish-bred, Chicago-based James Elkington will perform songs from his spring 2020 album, Ever-Roving Eye, dubbed by Uncut as “an outstanding record from a humble collaborator,” and named their April Album of the Month, and his solo debut, Wintres Woma.

AUG 7
HELEN MONEY
8:30 PM 11:30 PM
Alison Chesley, who performs under the name Helen Money, is a Chicago based cellist who has become known for her adventurous sound, bold compositions, and compelling stage performance.

AUG 14
TWIN TALK
8:30 PM 11:30 PM
“Twin Talk have made a bold musical statement, and it’s one that will likely cause the serious (or even casual) jazz fan to take notice.” – PopMatters

AUG 15
MIKE REED’S LOOSE ASSEMBLY
8:30 PM 11:30 PM
The group’s first full band performance in 5 years. Featuring Greg Ward, Tomeka Reid, Jason Adasiewicz, Joshua Abrams and Mike Reed.

AUG 22
BEN LAMAR GAY
8:30 PM 11:30 PM
In the tradition of traveling tempestuous waters with melody and rhythm as your only guide, Ben LaMar Gay and Jeremiah Collier will convene and play their experience of growing up in the embrace of a Great Lake.