February 5, 2013Jazz Festival features saxophonist Miguel Zenón
MacArthur and Guggenheim fellow to play with UIC Jazz Ensemble
January 29, 2013Enjoy free concerts at ‘Tuesdays-at-One’
Classical, jazz and new music is featured in a free concert each week for UIC’s Tuesdays-at-One performance series.
January 25, 2013UIC presents free ‘Tuesdays-at-One’ concerts
UIC’s weekly Tuesdays-at-One concert series offers free performances by noted musicians.
January 15, 2013Dee Alexander’s careers on campus, onstage
Dee Alexander has two careers: one on campus, the other as an internationally known jazz vocalist.
November 28, 2012Special events
The UIC Jazz Band, shown here in a performance last February, will perform Dec. 4.
October 17, 2012Young musicians feel heartbeat of jazz
It’s not just about playing music — it’s about preparing youngsters for the future.
August 8, 2012Teens meet Cab and Dizzy, thanks to Chicago Tribune critic
At a UIC-sponsored summer music camp, Chicago Tribune jazz critic Howard Reich tells teen musicians “why the world fell in love with jazz.”
July 9, 2012Chicago Jazz Stars Teach Grades 5-12 in Summer Program at UIC
Some of Chicago’s most prominent jazz artists will instruct 160 students in grades 5-12 in the fourth annual summer jazz camp at the University of Illinois at Chicago, in collaboration with the Chicago Jazz Philharmonic.
February 21, 2012UIC Jazz Festival Features Harmonica Virtuoso
UIC’s High School Jazz Festival tops off with an evening concert featuring 2012 Grammy winner Howard Levy, jazz harmonica virtuoso and pianist.
January 20, 2012Marine Corps Jazz Band Joins UIC Faculty in Free Concert
The 18-member Marine Corps All-Star Jazz Band will join UIC faculty jazz artists to perform a variety of jazz standards at a free concert at the University of Illinois at Chicago.