Source: Chicago Jazz String Summit.
3111 N. Western Ave Chicago, IL 60618
Friday May 12th, 8pm
Ishmael Ali’s Akjai featuring Brianna Tong, Johanna Brock and Andrew Scott Young
Trina Basu and Arun Ramamurthy
Saturday May 13th, 8pm
Leslie DeShazor Quartet featuring Demetrius Nabors, Nate Winn and Robert Skinner
2023 Chicago Jazz String Summit, May 12 & 13, 2023
Tomeka Reid’s 9th Chicago Jazz String Summit
On Friday, May 12 and Saturday, May 13, 2023 from 8 p.m. to 11 p.m. (CST), the 9th 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. CJSS is open to the public and the 2023 Artist Line-up includes ensembles lead by: Cellists Ishmael Ali, Erik Friedlander and Rufus Cappadocia; violinists Trina Basu and Arun Ramamurthy and gabby fluke-mogul; and Detroit based violist Leslie DeShazor.