Jazz 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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Week of 5/22/2022

Sunday 5/22/2022

Almost "A" at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (4-6pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Monday 5/23/2022

Larry Gray Guitar Trio at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5:30-7:30pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Tuesday 5/24/2022

The Jaybirds at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Wednesday 5/25/2022

Vine Street Syncopators at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Carlyle Johnson (clarinet), Barry Wagner (trombone/vocals), Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Josh Houchin (bass), Steve Meadows (banjo)

Friday 5/27/2022

Orquesta Urbana at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Tito Carrillo, Ben Carrasquillo, Brian Stark, Ricardo Flores, Mateo Sanchez, Andrey Gonçalves, Kurt Reeder

New Orleans Jazz Machine at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 5/29/2022

Tuesday 5/31/2022

Citlalli Pino Quartet at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (7:30-9:30pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Wednesday 6/1/2022

Chip McNeill Quartet at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Chip McNeill (saxophone) and friends

Friday 6/3/2022

Jordan Kaye Group at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Brad Wheeler Group at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 6/5/2022

Tuesday 6/7/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Friday 6/10/2022

Erik Lund's Jazz Friends Quintet at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Erik Lund (trombone), Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), George Turner (guitar), Emma Taylor (bass), Ricardo Flores (drums)

Blue Funk All-Stars at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 6/12/2022

Tuesday 6/14/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Friday 6/17/2022

Jeff Helgesen Quintet at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Jeff Helgesen (trumpet), Chip McNeill (saxophone), Kurt Reeder (keyboard), Emma Taylor (bass), Frank Kurtz (drums)

Brad Wheeler Group at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 6/19/2022

Tuesday 6/21/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Thursday 6/23/2022

Kevin Hart Trio at Baxter's American Grill in Champaign (6-9pm, no cover)

Friday 6/24/2022

New Orleans Jazz Machine at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 6/26/2022

Tuesday 6/28/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Friday 7/1/2022

Brad Wheeler Group at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 7/3/2022

Tuesday 7/5/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Friday 7/8/2022

Kiln House Band at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 7/10/2022

Tuesday 7/12/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Friday 7/15/2022

Jazz TBA at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 7/17/2022

Tuesday 7/19/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Friday 7/22/2022

New Orleans Jazz Machine at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 7/24/2022

Tuesday 7/26/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Friday 7/29/2022

Jazz TBA at NOLA's Rock Bar in Urbana (5-7pm, no cover/donations encouraged)

Week of 7/31/2022

Tuesday 8/2/2022

Jazz Jam at Rose Bowl Tavern in Urbana (9pm, no cover/donations encouraged)