Chicago Jazz Festival 2014 schedule

The Chicago Jazz Festival kicked off Thursday with a concert at Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park.
Thursday, August 28, 2014
The Chicago Jazz Festival kicked off Thursday with a concert at Jay Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park. The jazz festival runs through Sunday and it's free.

Chicago Jazz Festival lineup, locations:

Thursday, August 28:

Chicago Cultural Center - 78 E. Washington

Randolph Caf
12 Noon-1pm - Chris Foreman Trio
1:30-2:30pm - Erwin Helfer/John Brumbach Duo

Claudia Cassidy Theater
12:15-1:15pm - Keefe Jackson's Likely So
1:45-2:45pm - David Boykin Expanse

Preston Bradley Hall
12:30-1:30pm - Paulinho Garcia Quintet
2:00-3:00pm - Judy Roberts/Greg Fishman Duo
4:30-4:30pm - "What is this thing call Jazz"

Roosevelt University's Ganz Hall - 430 S. Michigan Ave.
4:00-6:00pm - Sun Ra Panel Discussion

Jay Pritzker Pavilion - Millennium Park - 201 E. Randolph St.
6:30 p.m. Homage to Nelson Mandela: Ernest Dawkins' Memory in the Center, an Afro Jazz Opera

Friday, August 29

Millennium Park - 201 E. Randolph St.

Von Freeman Pavilion (South Promenade)
12 Noon-12:55pm - Xavier Breaker's Coalition
1:10-2:05pm - Joshua Abrams Quartet
2:20-3:15pm - Clark Sommers (Ba)SH
3:30-4:30pm - Russ Johnson Quartet

Jazz and Heritage Pavilion (North Promenade)
12:30-1:30pm - The Howard Alden/Andy Brown Quartet
2:00-3:00pm - Paul Marinaro
3:30-4:30pm - Wayne Wallace Latin Jazz Quintet

Jay Pritzker Pavilion
5:00-5:50pm - George Freeman/Mike Allemana Quartet
6:00-6:55pm - Rufus Reid
7:10-8:10pm - Myra Melford
8:30-9:30pm - Terence Blanchard with Ravi Coltrane & Lionel Loueke

Saturday, August 30

Millennium Park - 201 E. Randolph St.

Von Freeman Pavilion (South Promenade)
12 Noon-12:55pm - Clif Wallace Quintet
1:10-2:05pm - John Campbell Trio featuring Kelly Sill and Joel Spencer
2:20-3:15pm - John Wojciechowski Quartet
3:30-4:30pm - Corey Wilkes Quintet

Jazz and Heritage Pavilion (North Promenade)
12:30-1:30pm - Laurenzi/Ernst/Green
2:00-3:00pm - Chicago Underground Duo
3:30-4:30pm - Kurt Rosenwinkel

Jay Pritzker Pavilion
5:00-5:50pm - Ari Brown Quintet
6:00-6:55pm - Gary Burton
7:10-8:10pm - Tom Harrell Colors of a Dream
8:30-9:30pm - Dave Holland, Kevin Eubanks, Craig Taborn and Eric Harland: PRISM

For a complete schedule or more information, visit www.chicagojazzfestival.us.
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