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Monday, September 12

Beat Kitchen
2100 W Belmont
773.281.4444
8:00PM
Extraordinary Popular Delusions : Jim Baker, Ed Wilkerson, Brian Sandstrom, Steve Hunt

Wednesday, September 14

Hamilton Park
513 W 72nd
4:30PM
23rd Annual Englewood Jazz Festival
Great Lakes Black Arts presenters round table discussion
“Tim Black: Blacker than Black” : Dee Alexander, Alexis Lombre, Dominique Atwood, Carmani Edwards, Oscar Evely, Corey Wilkes, Jamal, Norman Palm III, Ernest Dawkins, Isaiah Collier, Jacob Slocum, Brother El, Jonathan Woods

Constellation
3111 N Western
8:30PM
Instigation Festival : 3 on 3
Ben LaMar Gay, Sasha Masakowski
Jasmine Mendoza, Marie Casimir, Rex Gregory
Doug Garrison, Kai Knight, Kristal Jones

Thursday, September 15
Hamilton Park
513 W 72nd
6:30PM
23rd Annual Englewood Jazz Festival
Makaya McCraven Group

3429 W Diversey, #208
773.772.3616
8:30PM-11:30PM
Instigation Festival
Instigation Orchestra Small Groups

Friday, September 16

Elastic
3429 W Diversey, #208
773.772.3616
8:30PM-11:30PM
Instigation Festival
Instigation Orchestra debuts new work by Ken Vandermark

Saturday, September 17

Hamilton Park
513 W 72nd
11:00AM-6:00PM
23rd Annual Englewood Jazz Festival
Ernest Dawkins’ Young Masters, with Leo Milano, Jeremiah Hunt, Aleko Lionikis, Oscar Evely
Theodis Rodgers Trio with Michael Ross, Charles Heath
Reggie Nicholson Group, with Corey Wilkes, Isaiah Collier, Darius Savage
Refound Connections : Ernest Dawkins with Al Strong, Dee Alexander, Kevin King, Alexis Lombre
The Spirit of Jazz Awards, presented to Yvette Moyo, Margret Murphy Webb, Kate Dumbleton
Kenny Garrett