Drummer Jack DeJohnette, singer Dee Alexander and drummer Dana Hall will headline the annual “Made in Chicago: World Class Jazz” series this summer at the Pritzker Pavilion in Millennium Park, near Randolph Drive and Michigan Avenue.
Following is the complete schedule for the series, with all concerts starting at 6:30 p.m.; for details, visit millenniumpark.org.
Dee Alexander’s “Funkin’ with Acoustic Soul: Tribute to James Brown and Jimi Hendrix,” July 25.
Victor Garcia’s “Crossing Borders,” Aug. 1.
Jeff Parker-Nels Cline Quartet: “The Turning Point,” Aug. 8.
Dana Hall: “The Andrew Hill Project,” with Black Fire, Aug. 15.
“Tale of the Tiger”: Sabertooth Organ Quartet and Cameron Pfiffner’s Marco Polo, Aug. 22.
Jack DeJohnette: “Special Legends Edition – Chicago,” with Muhal Richard Abrams, Larry Gray, Roscoe Mitchell and Henry Threadgill, doubling as opening night of the Chicago Jazz Festival.Copyright © 2015, RedEye