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Presented by Umbrella Music, a collective of local musicians and presenters, this brand-new festival features experimental jazz and improvised music at a number of venues. For more information go to


7:00 Claudia Quintet c

Claudia Cassidy Theater, Chicago Cultural Center | 78 E. Randolph | 773- 744-6630 | F A

10:00 Chicago Ad Hoc Session with

Jason Adasiewicz, Josh Berman,

Jeb Bishop, Ingebrigt Haaker

Flaten (see the Meter), Kent

Kessler, Fred Lonberg-Holm, Nicole Mitchell, Mike Reed, Dave Rempis, and Michael Zerang

Hideout | 1354 W. Wabansia |

773-227-4433 | F


10:00 Evan Parker c & Ned Rothenberg

11:00 Evan Parker c, Kevin Drumm, Fred Lonberg-Holm, and Ingebrigt Haaker Flaten (see the Meter)

Elastic | 2830 W. Milwaukee | 773-772- 3616 | $10 suggested donation


10:00 Keefe Jackson, Guillermo Gregorio, and Steve Hunt

11:00 Trio M with Myra Melford, Mark Dresser, and Matt Wilson

Intuit | 756 N. Milwaukee |

312-243-9088 | $15 suggested donation


10:00 Jason Adasiewicz's Rolldown

11:00 Jeff Parker Trio with guest Ellery Eskelin

Velvet Lounge | 67 E. Cermak | 312-791- 9050 | $10 suggested donation


9:00 Nicole Mitchell's Black Earth Strings

10:00 Rempis Percussion Quartet

11:00 Craig Taborn, Josh Abrams, and Mike Reed

Hungry Brain | 2319 W. Belmont |

773-935-2118 | $10 suggested donation


7:00 Nate Wooley, Fred Lonberg-Holm, and Jason Roebke

8:00 James Falzone's Allos Musica

with Issa Boulos and Tim


Gallery 37 | 66 E. Randolph | 312-744- 8925 | F A

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