Jazz Events and Venues in Champaign-Urbana

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  • Jazz Venues in Champaign-Urbana

  • 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.


    2019

    Month of January, 2019

    Week of January 13, 2019

    • Sunday, 1/13/2019
      • BRIAN STARK FLAMENCO DUO
        Brian Stark (saxophone) et al.
        at FIESTA CAFE (216 S 1st St, Champaign)
        2pm, no cover
    • Tuesday, 1/15/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at CRUDO (116 N Walnut St., Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
      • CHURCH STREET RAMBLERS
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7pm, cover charged
    • Wednesday, 1/16/2019
      • HICKEY/GRAY/SPENCER TRIO
        Joan Hickey (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6:30=8pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover
    • Thursday, 1/17/2019
      • KEVIN HART TRIO
        Kevin Hart (keyboard), Crystal Rebone (bass), Tom Marko (drums)
        at BAXTER'S AMERICAN GRILLE (100 Trade Center Drive, Champaign)
        6-9pm, no cover
      • UIUC CONCERT JAZZ BAND
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
    • Friday, 1/18/2019
      • CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ ENSEMBLE
        JJohn Curry (conductor)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6pm, cover charged
      • BRAD WHEELER GROUP
        Brad Wheeler (saxophone) et al.
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT (Urbana)
        5:30-7:30pm, no cover
    • Saturday, 1/19/2019
      • ANDREY CONCALVES GROUP
        Andrey Concalves (bass) et al.
        at FIESTA CAFE (216 S 1st St, Champaign)
        9-11pm, no cover
      • SPARE PARTS
        Kevin Kozol (keyboard), Colin Scott (bass), Mike Bruno (drums)
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        9:30pm, cover charged

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    Week of January 20, 2019

    • Sunday, 1/20/2019
      • PAUL MOCK/KEVIN KING GROUP
        Paul Mock (guitar), Kevin King (saxophone)
        at FIESTA CAFE (216 S 1st St, Champaign)
        2pm, no cover
      • SAM GINGHER GROUP
        Sam Gingher (piano) et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5pm, cover charged
      • MATT STORIE GROUP
        Matt Storie (saxophone) et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        8pm, cover charged
    • Monday, 1/21/2018
      • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
        Tom Birkner (cornet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), Dan Anderson (sousaphone)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
      • PAUL MOCK/KEVIN KING GROUP
        Paul Mock (guitar), Kevin King (saxophone)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        8pm, cover charged
    • Tuesday, 1/22/2019
      • TACO BELLES
        Crystal Rebone (bass, vocals), Melinda Rose Rodreguez (vocals/bass), Emma Taylor (bass, vocals)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at CRUDO (116 N Walnut St., Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
    • Wednesday, 1/23/2019
      • UIUC JAZZ FACULTY
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        8pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover
    • Thursday, 1/24/2019
      • UIUC JAZZ COMBO
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
    • Friday, 1/25/2019
      • NEW ORLEANS JAZZ MACHINE
        Carl Johnson (clarinet/sax), Get al.
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, no cover
      • JOEY GLASSMAN TRIO
        Joey Glassman (vibraphone) et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
    • Saturday, 1/26/2019
      • EMMA TAYLOR QUINTET
        Emma Taylor (bass/vocals), Robert Brooks (saxophone), Ben Carrasquillo (trombone), Chris Hartley (guitar), Frank Kurtz (drums)
        at FIESTA CAFE (216 S 1st St, Champaign)
        9-11pm, no cover
      • THE BRYAN HOLLOWAY SOMETHIN'
        Bryan Holloway (keyboard), Ben Taylor (bass), Jay Ferguson (drums)
        at THE BRASS RAIL (15 E. University Ave., Champaign)
        9pm-12am, no cover

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    Week of January 27, 2019

    • Sunday, 1/27/2019
      • CHRIS HARTLEY/MELINDA ROSE DUO
        Chris Hartley (guitar), Melinda Rose (vocals)
        at FIESTA CAFE (216 S 1st St, Champaign)
        2pm, no cover
    • Monday, 1/28/2019
      • BRAD WHEELER GROUP
        Brad Wheeler (saxophone) et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5pm, cover charged
      • IRON POST BIG BAND
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        8pm, cover charged
    • Tuesday, 1/29/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at CRUDO (116 N Walnut St., Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
      • DERICK CORDOBA QUINTET
        Derick Cordoba (guitar)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7pm, cover charged
    • Wednesday, 1/30/2019
      • HICKEY/GRAY/SPENCER TRIO
        Joan Hickey (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6:30=8pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover
    • Thursday, 1/31/2019
      • UIUC JAZZ COMBO
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged

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    Month of February, 2019

    • Friday, 2/1/2019
      • JOEY GLASSMAN GROUP
        BJoey Glassman (vibraphone) et al.
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged

    Week of February 3, 2019

    • Monday, 2/4/2019
      • LARRY GRAY PROJECTS 2019 / PIANO-GUITAR TRIO
        Larry Gray (piano/guitar), Emma Taylor (bass), Frank Kurtz (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7pm, cover charged
    • Tuesday, 2/5/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at CRUDO (116 N Walnut St., Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
    • Friday, 2/8/2019
      • SIMPLY THIS QUARTET
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ FRIENDS QUINTET
        Erik Lund (trombone), Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), George Turner (guitar), TBA (bass), Ricardo Flores (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged

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    Week of February 10, 2019

    • Wednesday, 2/13/2019
      • HICKEY/GRAY/SPENCER TRIO
        Joan Hickey (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6:30=8pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover

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    Week of February 17, 2019

    • Tuesday, 2/19/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at CRUDO (116 N Walnut St., Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
      • CHURCH STREET RAMBLERS
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7pm, cover charged
    • Friday, 2/22/2019
      • BRAD WHEELER GROUP
        Brad Wheeler (saxophone) et al.
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged

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    Week of February 24, 2019

    • Tuesday, 2/26/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at CRUDO (116 N Walnut St., Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
    • Wednesday, 2/27/2019
      • HICKEY/GRAY/SPENCER TRIO
        Joan Hickey (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6:30=8pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover

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