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.

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    Month of November, 2019

    Week of November 17, 2019

    • Sunday, 11/19/2019
      • HOT CLUB OF URBANA
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
    • Tuesday, 11/19/2019
      • 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, 11/20/2019
      • HICKEY/SPENCER/GRAY TRIO
        Joan Hickey (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Joel Spencer (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6-8pm, cover charged
      • BRIAN STARK GROUP
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        8-10pm, no cover
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover
    • Thursday, 11/21/2019
      • JIM PRYOR TRIO
        Jim Pryor (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Frank Kurtz (drums)
        at KRANNERT UNCORKED (KCPA lobby, Urbana)
        5-7pm, free admission
      • UIUC JAZZ COMBO (Bridgewater)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7pm, cover charged
    • Friday, 11/22/2019
      • DERICK CORDOBA GEL ORGAN QUARTET
        Derick Cordoba (guitar), Ben Nichols (saxophone), Kurt Reeder (organ), James Sims (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, free admission
      • TMB TRIO + DORO
        at BLACKBIRD URBANA (119 W Main St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, no cover

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    Week of November 24, 2019

    • Monday, 11/25/2019
      • PARKLAND JAZZ COMBO
        at PARKLAND SECOND STAGE THEATER (Parkland College, Champaign)
        7pm, free admission
    • Tuesday, 11/26/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at NANDO MILANO (204 N. Neil St, Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
      • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
        Band TBA
        at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
        7-10pm, no cover
    • Wednesday, 11/27/2019
      • JIM PRYOR TRIO
        Jim Pryor (piano), Larry Gray (bass), Frank Kurtz (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
    • Friday, 11/29/2019
      • CHIP STEPHENS ORGAN TRIO
        Chip Stephens (keyboard), Jose Gobbo (guitar), Jay Ferguson (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged
      • GORAN IVANOVIC GROUP
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        9-11pm, cover charged

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    Month of December, 2019

    Week of December 1, 2019

    • Tuesday, 12/3/2019
      • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
        Tom Birkner (cornet), Morgan Powell (trombone), Randy Salman (clarinet), Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), 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
    • Friday, 12/6/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT (Urbana)
        5:30-7:30pm, no cover

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    Week of December 8, 2019

    • Tuesday, 12/10/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at NANDO MILANO (204 N. Neil St, Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
      • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
        Band TBA
        at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
        7-10pm, no cover
    • Friday, 12/13/2019

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    Week of December 15, 2019

    • Tuesday, 12/17/2019
      • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
        Band TBA
        at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
        7-10pm, no cover
    • Friday, 12/20/2019
      • JEFF HELGESEN QUINTET w/CHIP McNEILL
        Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Chip McNeill (saxophone), Kurt Reeder (piano), Emma Taylor (bass), Frank Kurtz (drums)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5-7pm, cover charged

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    Week of December 22, 2019

    • Tuesday, 12/24/2019
      • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
        Band TBA
        at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
        7-10pm, no cover
    • Friday, 12/27/2019

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    Week of December 29, 2019

    • Tuesday, 12/31/2019
      • JAZZ AT BOOMERANGS
        Band TBA
        at BOOMERANGS BAR AND GRILL (1309 E Washington St, Urbana)
        7-10pm, no cover

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    Jazz Venues in Champaign-Urbana

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