Dave Rempis organizes concerts, mentors young musicians, and connects players from across the States and abroad—modeling the commitment and generosity that keep the jazz scene viable.
Tag: Umbrella Music
Improv/experimental label Peira packages the abstract
A tale of four record labels: Peira packages the abstract
Mike Reed, the improviser
The People Issue: Mike Reed, jazz drummer and music festival impresario
The Reader’s Guide to the Chicago Jazz Festival
Featuring Nicole Mitchell’s Sonic Projections, the Kurt Elling Quintet with Ernie Watts, the Ramsey Lewis 75th birthday celebration, and much more
“Five Years” of Jazz at Heaven Gallery
Protest Jazz, the weekly series at Heaven Gallery, celebrates its fifth anniversary—sort of.
The Umbrella Music Festival begins tonight with a solo set from trumpeter Peter Evans.
Ten years later, Chicago free jazz officially exists
The Sun-Times finally writes a story about Chicago’s cutting-edge jazz scene and blows it.
Gallery 37 Center for the Arts announces the composers for this fall’s Downtown Sound Gallery series