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, 2017

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Week of April 23, 2016

  • Monday, 4/24/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
    • PARKLAND JAZZ COMBO
      at PARKLAND COLLEGE (Second Stage Theater) (Champaign)
      7pm, no cover
  • Tuesday, 4/25/2017
    • 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/JEFF HELGESEN & NATHANIEL BANKS
      Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Nathaniel Banks (trumpet/flugelhorn), Ryan Tomski (piano), Crystal Rebone (bass), Josh Quirk (drums)
      at THE ESQUIRE LOUNGE (106 N Walnut St, Champaign)
      7pm, no cover (donation encouraged)
  • Wednesday, 4/26/2017
    • SSG CONFIGURATIONS
      Chip Stephens (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6pm, cover charged
    • C4A JAZZ ORCHESTRA
      at PIZZA M (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      8pm, no cover
    • JAZZ JAM SESSION
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 4/27/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Friday, 4/28/2017
    • CHIP AND THE DUDES
      Chip Stephens (piano), Glenn Wilson (saxophone) et al.
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5pm, cover charged
    • JOSÉ GOBBO AND FRIENDS
      José Gobbo (guitar) et al.
      at PIZZA M (208 W Main St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover (donation encouraged)

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Week of April 30, 2016

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Month of May, 2017

  • Monday, 5/1/2017
    • BRAD WHEELER & FRIENDS / CONGOLESE JAM
      Brad Wheeler (saxophone) Jean Rene (guitar/percussion), Ricardo Flores (percussion)
      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
  • Tuesday, 5/2/2017
    • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
      Tom Birkner (trumpet), Jeff Helgesen (cornet), Barry Wagner (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), Dan Anderson (tuba)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      5-7pm, cover charged
  • Wednesday, 5/3/2017
    • JAZZ JAM SESSION
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 5/4/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Friday, 5/5/2017
    • JOSÉ GOBBO AND FRIENDS
      José Gobbo (guitar) et al.
      at PIZZA M (208 W Main St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover (donation encouraged)

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Week of May 7, 2016

  • Monday, 5/8/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Wednesday, 5/10/2017
    • SSG CONFIGURATIONS
      Chip Stephens (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
      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, 5/11/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Friday, 5/12/2017
    • 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
    • JOSÉ GOBBO AND FRIENDS
      José Gobbo (guitar) et al.
      at PIZZA M (208 W Main St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover (donation encouraged)

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Week of May 14, 2016

  • Monday, 5/15/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Wednesday, 5/17/2017
    • JAZZ JAM SESSION
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover
  • Thursday, 5/18/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Friday, 5/19/2017
    • JOSÉ GOBBO AND FRIENDS
      José Gobbo (guitar) et al.
      at PIZZA M (208 W Main St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover (donation encouraged)
  • Saturday, 5/20/2017
    • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
      Jeff Helgesen (cornet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Mike Miller (banjo/guitar), Josh Houchin (bass)
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      6-8pm, cover charged

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Week of May 21, 2016

  • Monday, 5/22/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Wednesday, 5/24/2017
    • SSG CONFIGURATIONS
      Chip Stephens (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
      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, 5/25/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Friday, 5/26/2017
    • DON HEITLER/OLIVIA FLANIGAN DUO
      Don Heitler (keyboard), Olivia Flanigan (vocals)
      at SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT (Urbana)
      5:30-7:30pm, no cover
    • JOSÉ GOBBO AND FRIENDS
      José Gobbo (guitar) et al.
      at PIZZA M (208 W Main St, Urbana)
      7-10pm, no cover (donation encouraged)

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Week of May 28, 2016

  • Monday, 5/22/2017
    • DON HEITLER (solo piano)
      at MINNECI'S AT THE CROSSING (2501 Village Green Place, Champaign)
      6-8pm, no cover
  • Wednesday, 5/31/2017
    • JAZZ JAM SESSION
      at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
      10pm, no cover

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

Jazz Venues in Champaign-Urbana

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Jazz in Champaign-Urbana
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