The 12th annual Hyde Park Jazz Festival takes place September 29 & 30, 2018 throughout the Hyde Park neighborhood. Click here for the full line-up!
July 14, 2018, 2-8pm Back Alley Jazz creates a contemporary neighborhood happening that builds on and celebrates Chicago’s history of the neighborhood jam.
This project explores the question of "what is jazz?" from the diverse perspectives of individual storytellers. Stories are collected at the Festival on the Midway.
Each year the Festival commissions new work from some of today's most exciting musicians. Click here for videos of past projects and for info on upcoming commissions.