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The Brookfield Jazz Society meets every Thursday from 7.00 to 9:30 p.m. (presentations/live music start at 7:15 p.m.). Meetings are held in the Jazz Room (lower level) at Sawa's Old Warsaw, 9200 W. Cermak Road, Broadview, IL 60155 (corner of 17th Avenue/Cermak Road). See a map of our location and get directions here.
January 23 LIVE JAZZ with the DAVE GORDON QUINTET - This evening we have live jazz with the Dave Gordon Quintet. For this event there is a cover charge of $10. All are welcome!
January 30 BOB WILBER This evening's presentation by Perry Huntoon looks at the life and career of reed player Bob Wilber.
February 6 BIG BAND BROADCASTS 2 Tonight's presentation by Doug Taylor takes another look at big band radio broadcasts.
February 13 THE BAND THAT CHANGED JAZZ FOREVER: THE BIRTH OF THE COOL This evening's presentation by Ian Tiele looks at the birth of "cool jazz" and features Miles Davis, Gil Evans, Gerry Mulligan, John Lewis and a host of musicians that changed the face of jazz.
February 20 NOLA BRASS BANDS Tonight's presentation by Lee Goode looks at the tradition of New Orleans brass bands.
February 27 LIVE JAZZ - ERIC SCHNEIDER TRIO - Tonight we have live jazz with the Eric Schneider Trio. For this event there is a cover charge of $10. All are welcome!
Program subject to change without notice.
Future Live Jazz Events:
March 26 15TH ANNIVERSARY PARTY - LIVE JAZZ - JEFF HEDBERG & C11 - This evening is our 15th Anniversary Party with the live jazz provided by Jeff Hedberg & C11. This 12-piece band recreates the West Coast Jazz of Mel Torme and the Marty Paich band. This is an evening that you do not want to miss. Due to the event popularity and limited seating, tickets will be sold in advance for $10 ($15 on the night) during BJS meetings and live jazz events. All are welcome to attend!