2022 Chicago Jazz String Summit Announced

Source: Chicago Jazz String Summit.

On Friday, May 13 and Saturday, May 14, 2022 from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. (CST), the 8th Chicago Jazz String Summit (CJSS) will once again present live performances showcasing jazz, improvised, and experimental music by internationally celebrated string players. Founded by critically acclaimed cellist and composer Tomeka Reid, this year’s event will take place over the course of two evenings at Constellation Chicago with free string workshops held virtually in collaboration with Experimental Sound Studio.

Friday May 13th, 8pm

Leonor Falcon – viola & Juanma Trujillo – guitar
Curtis Stewart – violin
Jake Charkey – cello, Mir Islam – tabla, Veronica Simas de Souza – dance

Saturday May 14th, 8pm

Zara Zaharieva Quartet
Kash Killion – cello & Avreeayl Ra – percussion
Edmar Castaneda – harp

3111 N. Western Ave
Chicago, IL 60618