Jazz Events and Venues in Champaign-Urbana

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Upcoming Jazz Events in Champaign-Urbana

Upcoming jazz events in the Champaign-Urbana area. List updated as time allows. To have your event included, please send email to champaignurbanajazz@gmail.com.


Month of April, 2018

Week of April 1, 2018

Week of April 15, 2018

  • Tuesday, 4/17/2018
    • CHURCH STREET RAMBLERS
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7-9pm, cover charged
    • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
      Band TBA
      at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover
  • Wednesday, 4/18/2018
    • CHIP McNEILL GROUP
      Chip McNeill (saxophone) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • JAZZ JAM
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 4/19/2018
    • ANDREY GONÇALVES RECITAL
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5pm, no cover
    • UIUC JAZZ VOCALS
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7pm, cover charged
  • Friday, 4/20/2018
    • JEFF HELGESEN & FRIENDS
      Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Mike Fenoglio (saxophone), George Turner (guitar), Jon Small (bass), Ricardo Flores (drums)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5-7pm, cover charged
    • BRAD WHEELER GROUP
      Brad Wheeler (saxophone), Tom Flanigam (trumpet), Jim Pryor (keyboard), Crystal Rebone (bass), Jason Brannon (drums)
      at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
      5-7pm, no cover
  • Saturday, 4/21/2018
    • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
      Jeff Helgesen (cornet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6-8pm, cover charged

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Week of April 22, 2018

  • Sunday, 4/22/2018
    • PRESSURE FIT
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7pm, cover charged
  • Tuesday, 4/24/2018
    • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
      Band TBA
      at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover
    • UNESCO INTERNATIONAL JAZZ DAY EVENT w/CHAMPAIGN CENTRAL JAZZ COMBOS
      at ESQUIRE LOUNGE (106 N Walnut St, Champaign)
      7-9pm, no cover (donation encouraged)
  • Wednesday, 4/25/2018
    • SSG CONFIGURATIONS
      Chip Stephens (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
      at NANDO MILANO (204 N. Neil St, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
    • JAZZ JAM
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 4/26/2018
  • Friday, 4/27/2018
    • BONEYARD JAZZ QUINTET
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5-7pm, cover charged
    • VANCE BOLLINGER GROUP
      at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
      5-7pm, no cover
    • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
      at SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT (Urbana)
      5:30-7:30pm, no cover
  • Saturday, 4/28/2018
    • CHAMPAIGN CENTRAL JAZZ ENSEMBLE
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
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    Week of April 29, 2018

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    Month of May, 2018

    • Tuesday, 5/1/2018
      • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
        Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), Dan Anderson (tuba)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
        Band TBA
        at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
        7-10pm, no cover
    • Wednesday, 5/2/2018
    • Thursday, 5/3/2018
      • UIUC JAZZ COMBO (Carrillo)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7pm, cover charged
    • Friday, 5/4/2018
      • NEW ORLEANS JAZZ MACHINE
        Carlyle Johnson (saxophone) et al.
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, no cover

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    Week of May 6, 2018

    • Sunday, 5/6/2018
    • Wednesday, 5/9/2018
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at NANDO MILANO (204 N. Neil St, Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
    • Friday, 5/11/2018
      • BRAD WHEELER GROUP
        Brad Wheeler (saxophone) et al.
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, no cover

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    Week of May 13, 2018

    • Tuesday, 5/15/2018
      • CHURCH STREET RAMBLERS
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6-8pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
        Band TBA
        at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
        7-10pm, no cover
    • Wednesday, 5/16/2018
    • Friday, 5/18/2018
      • JEFF HELGESEN & FRIENDS
        Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Chip McNeill (saxophone), Jim Pryor (piano), Crystal Rebone (bass), et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
    • Saturday, 5/19/2018
      • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
        Jeff Helgesen (cornet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6-8pm, cover charged

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    Week of May 20, 2018

    • Wednesday, 5/23/2018
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at NANDO MILANO (204 N. Neil St, Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
    • Friday, 5/25/2018
      • NEW ORLEANS JAZZ MACHINE
        Carlyle Johnson (saxophone) et al.
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, no cover

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    Week of May 27, 2018

    Support C-U musicians by purchasing their music!


    MORGAN POWELL: Organic Roots
    The Old Style Sextet

    JONNY BECKETT: Son of a Mother
    Jonny Beckett: Son of A Mother

    TROMBARI: The Devil's Hopyard
    Trombari: Devils Hopyard

    MORGAN POWELL: The Morgan Powell Jazz Album
    The Morgan Powell Jazz Album

    Jazz Venues in Champaign-Urbana

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