Performances

MAY

Wednesday May 2 @ 9:30 – 11:00 p.m.
Leslie Beukelman @ Speakeasy Chicago – Bordel (above Black Bull)

Tucked away upstairs, come enjoy some comfy chairs, tasty beverages, and live music!

no cover


1721 W Division St.
Chicago, IL 60622
http://www.bordelchicago.com/

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Tuesday, May 8 @ 6-9 p.m.
The Oh Yeahs @ The Allis (Soho House)

Back at our monthly residency through the end of the year at this sweet spot… good dining, drinks, and grrrreat music, ha! Come hang out after work for a bite or a glass of something spiked.


The Allis
113 N. Green Street
Chicago, IL 60607
http://www.theallis.com/
http://theohyeahs.com

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Wednesday, May 9 @ 9:00 p.m.
The Ham Council @ The Store

April flowers bring May HAM. It will be weird and scary and you should probably check it out to see what I mean.


The Store
2002 N. Halsted
Chicago, IL
http://www.thestoretil4.com/

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Wednesday, May 16 @ 9:00 p.m.
The Ham Council @ Wire

The Ham Council is back to defile this Berwyn venue.


Wire
6815 Roosevelt Road
Berwyn, IL 60402
http://www.wireismusic.com/

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Sunday, May 20 @ 6-9:30 p.m.
The Chicago Skyliners @ FitzGerald’s

The band features the music of Count Basie, Buddy Rich, Sammy Nestico, Stan Kenton and Maynard Ferguson to name a few. Not your father’s big band music, the Chicago Skyliners feature contemporary arrangements of traditional big band hits. The Chicago Tribune stated, “This group consistently found the ideal tempo, style and phrasing for the scores they played.” Jazziz Magazine said. “The band has a surplus of exceptional soloists coupled with high powered ensemble playing.”

$10, $5 (17 & under)


6615 Roosevelt Rd.
Berwyn, IL 60402
www.fitzgeraldsnightclub.com

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Thursday, May 24 @ 5:00 – 9:00 p.m.
Leslie Beukelman @ Pete Miller’s – Evanston

Looking forward to playing some jazz for you…


1557 Sherman Ave
Evanston, IL 60201
www.petemillers.com

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Tuesday, May 29 @ 9:00 p.m.
A Tribute to “LOW” @ Uncommon Ground (Lakeview)

Low is an American indie rock group from Duluth, Minnesota, formed in 1993, by founding members Alan Sparhawk and Mimi Parker. The music of Low is characterized by slow tempos, beautiful, haunting vocals, and minimalist arrangements. Please join us this night as some of the best artists in Chicago pay tribute to the music of Low and the heavy impact their music has had on our lives.

$12 / 21+
Uncommon Ground strongly encourages you to reserve seats in advance or purchase tickets in advance; you can purchase tickets through their website or make a reservation by calling this number: 773.929.3680


Uncommon Ground – Lakeview
3800 N. Clark St.
Chicago, IL
www.uncommonground.com
Facebook invite

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JUNE

Sunday, June 3 @ 7-9:30 p.m.
The Chicago Skyliners @ Oak Lawn Park District Pavilion

The band features the music of Count Basie, Buddy Rich, Sammy Nestico, Stan Kenton and Maynard Ferguson to name a few. Not your father’s big band music, the Chicago Skyliners feature contemporary arrangements of traditional big band hits. The Chicago Tribune stated, “This group consistently found the ideal tempo, style and phrasing for the scores they played.” Jazziz Magazine said. “The band has a surplus of exceptional soloists coupled with high powered ensemble playing.”

free outdoor concert – bring a lawn chair or blanket!


Oak Lawn, IL
http://chicagoskylinersbigband.com

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Thursday, June 7 @ 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Swing Shift Orchestra @ the Green Mill

Come swing dance or sit back and take in the sounds of this great big band led by Alan Gresik.

$8 cover / 21+ / free parking in gated lot on Lawrence Ave. west of Broadway Ave.


The Green Mill
4802 N. Broadway Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
http://greenmilljazz.com/

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Thursday, June 14 @ 6-9 p.m.
Leslie Beukelman w/ the Jeremy Kahn Trio @ Winter’s Jazz Club

Very excited to be back at this beautiful venue with the one and only, Jeremy Kahn. His “Mixed Masters”
Series continues this evening with the music of Leonard Berstein and Charles Mingus!

ticket link avail soon…


Winter’s Jazz Club
465 N. McClurg Court (promenade)
Chicago, Illinois 60611
https://www.wintersjazzclub.com/

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Tuesday, June 19 @ 6-9 p.m.
The Oh Yeahs @ The Allis (Soho House)

Back at our monthly residency through the end of the year at this sweet spot… good dining, drinks, and grrrreat music, ha! Come hang out after work for a bite or a glass of something spiked.


The Allis
113 N. Green Street
Chicago, IL 60607
http://www.theallis.com/
http://theohyeahs.com

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Thursday, June 21 @ 9:00 p.m. – 1:00 a.m.
Swing Shift Orchestra @ the Green Mill

Come swing dance or sit back and take in the sounds of this great big band led by Alan Gresik.

$8 cover / 21+ / free parking in gated lot on Lawrence Ave. west of Broadway Ave.


The Green Mill
4802 N. Broadway Ave.
Chicago, IL 60640
http://greenmilljazz.com/

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JULY

Monday, July 9 @ 10:00 p.m.
CLIPPER BINGO @ the California Clipper

Yep, you read that right — BINGO!!! This is a super fun night with prizes galore! I’ll be callin’ the numbers and also providing some hot jams in between games. Come hang!

no cover


The California Clipper
1002 N. California Ave.
Chicago, IL 60622
http://californiaclipper.com/

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Thursday, July 12 @ 7:00 p.m.
The Chicago Skyliners @ Oak Brook Park District Pavilion

The band features the music of Count Basie, Buddy Rich, Sammy Nestico, Stan Kenton and Maynard Ferguson to name a few. Not your father’s big band music, the Chicago Skyliners feature contemporary arrangements of traditional big band hits. The Chicago Tribune stated, “This group consistently found the ideal tempo, style and phrasing for the scores they played.” Jazziz Magazine said. “The band has a surplus of exceptional soloists coupled with high powered ensemble playing.”

free outdoor concert – bring a lawn chair or blanket!


Oak Brook, IL
http://chicagoskylinersbigband.com

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Tuesday, July 17 @ 6-9 p.m.
The Oh Yeahs @ The Allis (Soho House)

Back at our monthly residency through the end of the year at this sweet spot… good dining, drinks, and grrrreat music, ha! Come hang out after work for a bite or a glass of something spiked.


The Allis
113 N. Green Street
Chicago, IL 60607
http://www.theallis.com/
http://theohyeahs.com

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Thursday, July 19 @ 7:00 p.m.
The Chicago Skyliners @ the Green at Hoffman Estates Prairie Stone

The band features the music of Count Basie, Buddy Rich, Sammy Nestico, Stan Kenton and Maynard Ferguson to name a few. Not your father’s big band music, the Chicago Skyliners feature contemporary arrangements of traditional big band hits. The Chicago Tribune stated, “This group consistently found the ideal tempo, style and phrasing for the scores they played.” Jazziz Magazine said. “The band has a surplus of exceptional soloists coupled with high powered ensemble playing.”

free outdoor concert – bring a lawn chair or blanket!


Hoffman Estates, IL
http://chicagoskylinersbigband.com

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