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 November, 2016

Week of November 27, 2016

  • Monday, 11/28/2016
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Tuesday, 11/29/2016
    • DON HEITLER & FRIENDS
      Don Heitler (piano), Josh Quirk (drums), et al.
      at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover
    • LARRY GRAY GROUP
      Larry Gray (bass or cello or guitar or something else) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7:30pm, cover charged
  • Wednesday, 11/30/2016
    • CHIP McNEILL GROUP
      Chip McNeill (saxophone) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • UIUC JAZZ TROMBONE ENSEMBLE
      at KRANNERT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Studio Theater (500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana)
      7:30pm, admission charged
    • JAZZ JAM SESSION
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover

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Month of December, 2016

  • Thursday, 12/1/2016
    • TOMMY POOLE/TITO CARRILLO GROUP
      Tommy Poole (saxophone), Tito Carrillo (trumpet) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5pm, cover charged
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
    • JAZZ VOCAL ENSEMBLE
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7pm, cover charged
    • UIUC JAZZ TBAND #4
      at KRANNERT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Studio Theater (500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana)
      7:30pm, admission charged
  • Friday, 12/2/2016
  • Saturday, 12/3/2016
    • UIUC JAZZ SAXOPHONE & GUITAR ENSEMBLES
      at KRANNERT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Studio Theater (500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana)
      3pm, admission charged
    • ALMOST "A" QUARTET
      Dorothy Martirano (violin), Armand Beaudoin (cello), George Turner (guitar), Sam Gingher (piano/accordian/digeridoo)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • UIUC LATIN JAZZ ENSEMBLE
      at KRANNERT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Studio Theater (500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana)
      7:30pm, admission charged

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Week of December 4, 2016

  • Sunday, 12/4/2016
  • Monday, 12/5/2016
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Tuesday, 12/6/2016
    • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
      Jeff Helgesen (cornet), 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
    • DON HEITLER & FRIENDS
      Don Heitler (piano), Josh Quirk (drums), et al.
      at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover
    • UIUC JAZZ BAND #2
      at KRANNERT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Studio Theater (500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana)
      7:30pm, admission charged
  • Wednesday, 12/7/2016
    • SSH CONFIGURATIONS
      Chip Stephens (piano), Matt Hughes (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • UIUC JAZZ COMBO(S)
      at KRANNERT CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS Studio Theater (500 S. Goodwin Ave, Urbana)
      7:30pm, admission charged
    • JAZZ JAM SESSION
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 12/8/2016
    • TYLER SHIELDS GROUP
      Tyler Shields (drums) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5pm, cover charged
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
    • KEVIN HART TRIO
      Kevin Hart (keyboard) et al.
      at BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILL (100 Trade Center Drive, Champaign)
      6pm, no cover
    • WHITNEY ASHE GROUP
      Whitney Ashe (piano) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7pm, cover charged
  • Friday, 12/9/2016
    • JAZZ FRIENDS QUINTET
      Erik Lund (trombone), Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), George Turner (guitar), Crystal Rebone (bass), Ricardo Flores (drums)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5pm, cover charged
  • Saturday, 12/10/2016
    • DEREK CORDOBA QUINTET
      Derek Cordoba (guitar), Robert Brooks (saxophone), Ryan Tomski (piano), Crystal Rebone (bass), Andy Wheelock (drums)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged

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Week of December 11, 2016

  • Monday, 12/12/2016
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Tuesday, 12/13/2016
    • CHAMPAIGN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BAND
      John Curry (director)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • DON HEITLER & FRIENDS
      Don Heitler (piano), Josh Quirk (drums), et al.
      at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover
  • Wednesday, 12/14/2016
    • CHIP McNEILL GROUP
      Chip McNeill (saxophone) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • JAZZ JAM SESSION
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 12/15/2016
    • CARLOS VEGA GROUP
      Carlos Vega (saxophone) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5pm, cover charged
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
    • SAM GINGHER GROUP
      Sam Gingher (piano) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7pm, cover charged
  • Friday, 12/16/2016
    • JEFF HELGESEN QUINTET
      Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Chip McMeill (saxophone) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5pm, cover charged
  • Saturday, 12/17/2016
    • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
      Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), Armand Beaudoin (bass)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged

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Week of December 18, 2016

  • Monday, 12/19/2016
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Tuesday, 12/20/2016
    • CHURCH STREET RAMBLERS
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7pm, cover charged
    • DON HEITLER & FRIENDS w/ JEFF HELGESEN
      Don Heitler (piano), Josh Quirk (drums), Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), et al.
      at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 12/22/2016
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Friday, 12/23/2016
    • DON HEITLER/OLIVIA FLANIGAN DUO
      Don Heitler (keyboard), Olivia Flanigan (vocals)
      at SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT (Urbana)
      5:30-7:30pm, no cover

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Week of December 25, 2016

  • Monday, 12/26/2016
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 12/29/2016
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
    • WEST OF STALEY
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      7pm, cover charged
  • Saturday, 12/31/2016
    • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
      Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), Armand Beaudoin (bass)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5-8pm, no cover

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Jazz Venues in Champaign-Urbana

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Jazz in Champaign-Urbana
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