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 December, 2019

    Week of December 1, 2019

    • Monday, 12/2/2019
      • IRON POST BIG BAND
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        8-10pm, cover charged
    • Tuesday, 12/3/2019
      • TRADITIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA
        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
      • UIUC JAZZ COMBOS
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged
    • Wednesday, 12/4/2019
      • M&M DUO
        Matthew Miller (vibraphone), Mitchell Maftean (bass)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6-8pm, cover charged
      • UIUC JAZZ TROMBONE ENSEMBLE
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged
      • JAMES MAUK GROUP
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        8-10pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover
    • Thursday, 12/5/2019
      • UIUC JAZZ GUITAR/JAZZ SAXOPHONE ENSEMBLES
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
      • UIUC REPERTORY JAZZ ORCHESTRA
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged
    • Friday, 12/6/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at SILVERCREEK RESTAURANT (Urbana)
        5:30-7:30pm, no cover
      • UIUC CONCERT JAZZ BAND
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged
    • Saturday, 12/7/2019
      • UIUC JAZZ BAND #3
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        3pm, cover charged
      • ALMOST "A" QUINTET
        Tania Coambs (vocals), Dorothy Martirano (violin), Sam Gingher (keyboards/digeridoo), George Turner (guitar), Crystal Rebone (bass)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6-8pm, cover charged
      • UIUC LATIN JAZZ ENSEMBLE
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged

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    Week of December 8, 2019

    • Sunday, 12/8/2019
      • UIUC JAZZ GUITAR/JAZZ SAXOPHONE ENSEMBLES
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        3pm, cover charged
      • AFRO-CARRIBEAN PROJECT
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
      • UIUC JAZZ VOCAL ENSEMBLE / JAZZ COMBOS
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged
    • Tuesday, 12/10/2019
      • JIM PRYOR (solo piano)
        at NANDO MILANO (204 N. Neil St, Champaign)
        6-8pm, no cover
      • PETER TIJERINA NONET
        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
      • UIUC JAZZ BAND #4
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged
    • Wednesday, 12/11/2019
      • CHIP McNEILL GROUP
        Chip McNeill (saxophone), et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        6-8pm, cover charged
      • UIUC JAZZ COMBOS
        at KCPA STUDIO THEATER (Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Urbana)
        7:30pm, cover charged
      • JAZZ JAM
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        10pm, no cover
    • Friday, 12/13/2019
      • CHAMPAIGN CENTRAL HIGH SCHOOL JAZZ BANDS
        John Currey (director)
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        5:30-8:30pm, cover charged

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    Week of December 15, 2019

    • Sunday, 12/15/2019
      • TITO CARRILLO GROUP
        Tito Carrillo (trumpet/flugelhorn) et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
    • Monday, 12/16/2019
      • BRIAN STARK GROUP
        Tito Carrillo (trumpet/flugelhorn) et al.
        at THE IRON POST (120 S. Race St., Urbana)
        7-9pm, cover charged
    • 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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