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Chicago Area Jazz Clubs 
Andy’s, 11 E. Hubbard, Chicago; 312/642-6805 


  Jazz Showcase 806 S. Plymouth Ct, Chicago, Dearborn Station building. 312 360-0234 Sets at 8 and 10 Mon-Sat; at4 PM,   8 and 10 on Sundays   Ct, Chicago, Dearborn Station building. 312 360-0234 Sets at 8 and 10 Mon-Sat; at4 PM,   8 and 10 on Sundays   www.chicago jazzshowcase.com 

The Green Mill 4802 N. Broadway Ave. Chicago, IL773.878.5552  www.greenmilljazz.com  9 pm-1am 
Mondays Patricia Barber 
Every Tuesday 8 pmThe Fat Babies 8 pm 
Every Wed,Alfonso Ponticelli  & Swing Gitan  9pm
Every Thursday Andy Brown 5 pm solo piano and
Alan Gresik Swing Shift Orchestra 9pm-1 am.  
Fitzgerald’s  6615 Roosevelt Rd, Berwyn, IL 6040(708) 788-2118 www.fitzgeraldsnightclub.com 
Sundays Big Bands 6-9:30pm adults $10 Nov 8 

​Pete Millers Evanston & Wheeling  www.petemillers.com  Every Sunday 5-9pm Petra Van Nuis and Andy Brown 


Illiana Jazz Club Media Sponsor  
 WDCB - 90.9 FM College of DuPage Public Radio   www.wdcb.org
630 942-4200 
Illiana Jazz Club Media Sponsor  
 WDCB - 90.9 FM College of DuPage Public Radio   www.wdcb.org
630 942-4200 
Honky Tonk BBQ 1800 so. Racine, Chicago; 312 226-7427  www.honkeytonkbbqchicago.com
Fat Babies  every Sunday at 8 pm.
Serbian Village 3144 W. Irving Park, Chicao 773 4787-2900 Every Monday 9 pm -1 am; Pro Jazz Jam with Tom Muellner, Phil Gratteaum, Jim Cox. 
All Illiana Jazz concerts at:THE GLENDORA HOUSE 2-5:00 pm
  * $18.00 in advance; * $20.00 at the door
102nd and Harlem, Chicago Ridge, IL Students with ID - free admission  
INFORMATION: www.illianajazz.com 
To reserve tickets up to the day prior to concert, 
call Herta: 708 672-3561 or write to P.O. Box 1459, Oak Park, IL 60504
Webmaster and monthly Newsletter Editor:
 Debbie Heer 
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ICTJ
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​May  2016 Jazz Events in the Chicago area

ADELLE’S Wheaton “WDCB Jazz Thursdays 7-10 pm  
ANDY’S 11 E Hubbard, Chg, www.andysjazzclub.com
Wednesdays Andy Brown Quartet 5/7 pm $10
Thurs: Eric Schneider-Pat Mallinger Quintet 9:30 
BOLINGBROOK HIGH SCHOOL April 16; 
Stan Kenton Legacy Orchestra joins Bolingbrook HS Jazz Band 8 pm 
BROOKFIELD JAZZ SOCIETY lower banquet room at Sawa’s Old Warsaw, 9200 W. Cermak Rd. Broadview. www.brookfieldjazz.org Thurs. $7 members, $10 non-members. May 19 Jim Cooper Quintet
CHICAGO ACCORDION CLUB Normandy American Legion Hall 310 W. Butterfield Rd. Elmhurst 
May 16 Joey Miskulin 
CHICAGO LAKESHORE CAFÉ 4900 S Lake Shore Dr, 773-288-5800 Live Jazz each Sunday, Gina Gibson and J.J. and The Jazz Masters 7pm
COOPER’S HAWK Burr Ridge, Every Friday at 7 Marshall Vente Trio (Brazilian jazz) 
DAVENPORT’S PIANO BAR & CABARET 1383 N. Milwaukee Ave., Chgo. 773-278-1830; 
May 14 “The Peggy lee Legacy” featuring jazz & blues vocalist Jenifer French 8 pm; $18 2 drink min.
DURTY NELLIE’S Palatine, May 8th (2nd Sunday of month) Jazz Consortium Big Band 6-9pm 
FITZGERALD’S NIGHTCLUB fitzgeraldsnightclub.com
6615 Roosevelt Rd, Berwyn, 708-788-2118  
May 1 Chicago Grandstand Big Band 6 pm 
May 15 Bill O’Connell’s Chicago Skyliners 6 pm 
May 19 Don Stiernberg Trio gypsy jazz 8 pm
May 22 Pete Ellman Big Band 6 pm
May 24 Peter Saxe Trio 8 pm 
May 25 Chicago Jazz with Brienn Perry 8 pm 
June 1 Jeannie Lambert and July Roberts 8pm 
GARDEN TERRACE BANQUETS Elk Grove Village; May 5 Switch Time Jazz Ensemble swing dance 7pm 
THE GREEN MILL4802 N. Broadway Ave, Chgo 773.878.5552. www.greenmilljazz.com
 Mon: Patricia Barber Quartet @ 9 PM 
Tues: The Fat Babies @ 9 pm
Wed: Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan @ 9 PM 
Thurs Andy Brown solo guitar 5:30-8 pm
Thurs Alan Gresik Jazz Swing Shift 9pm-1 am
Sat 12 AM Pat Mallinger “After hours jazz party with Sabertooth Organ Quartet” 
HACKNEY’S 12299 S. LaGrange Rd, Palos Park, IL Wednesdays Brass Tacks Big Band 7:30 pm 
HEMINGWAYS BISTRO, Marion St. Oak Park; JAZZ BRUNCH Every Sunday 11 am -3 pm
HIGH HAT CLUB 1920 w. Irving Park, Chicago, 773-697-8660; 8:30 Wednesdays May 4/11/18; Paul Asaro and vocalist Beulah Lee 6 pm; 1st Thurs. Petra’s Recession Seven 8 pm
THE HONKY TONK BBQ 18th & Racine, Chg 312-226-7427 
Thurs 8:30 Richie Pardo & Bugs Cochran
Sundays @ 8pm the Fat Babies 
HYDE PARK JAZZ; Room 43, 1043 3. 43rd St, 7:30- Sundays Live Jazz
JAZZ SHOWCASE 806 S Plymouth Ct, Chicago, IL 
May 9 Jazz Community Big Band 
May 12-15 Judy Roberts Quartet w/Greg Fishman
 LITTLE GEM EUROPEAN JAZZ CAFÉ, 189 No. Marion St. Oak Park, Tues / Thurs, Jazz from 8 - 11 pm  
THE LODGE 41W379 IL 64, Wasco 630-443 8000
 1st Thurs. Chicago Hot Six 6 pm
 MANHATTAN’S AMERICAN BAR 300 S Schmale, Carol Stream 630-871-2991 Wed Bruce Oscar & Friends
MO BETTER JAZZ CHICAGO 2423 E. 75th St. Chgo, 60649; May 6 Juli Woods 7 pm
MOXEE KITCHEN & MADHOUSE BREWERY, 742 w. Maxwell St. Chicago. 773.227.3530 
Fridays 8 pm. Live jazz with Jake Sanders  
MVIE CHICAGO 1372 W Grand Ave, Chicago. 312.265.0159. First Wed. Petra Van Nuis  
PETE MILLER’S Wheeling: Tuesdays Tom Muellner on piano Sundays Petra Van Nuis; The Rhythm Rockets on April weekends  
PETE MILLER’S 1557 Sherman, Evanston, Sundays 5-9pm Petra Van Nuis and Andy Brown; Tuesdays Kimberly Gordon 6-10 pm
SERBIAN VILLAGE3144 Irving Park, Chg 
Mon: 9 pm; Tom Muellner’s Pro Jazz Jam; Kelly Sill, Phil Gratteau, 1st set special guests.
SIP 4000 No. Southport, Chgo; 773-857-2890; 1st Fri Petra Van Nuis & Andy Brown 8 pm
SYMPHONY CENTER May 20 @ 8 pm A Tribute to Sarah Vaughan featuring Chicago Jazz Orchestra with Dee Alexander, Ann Hampton Callaway and René Marie
BROOKFIELD JAZZ SOCIETY lower "jazz" room at Sawa’s Old Warsaw, 9200 W. Cermak Rd. Broadview. www.brookfieldjazz.org Thurs. $7 members, $10 non-members. 

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