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  • Guitarist Jeff Parker comes home to Chicago

    Guitarist Jeff Parker comes home to Chicago
    Jazz musicians move into and out of Chicago all the time, but the exit last November of guitarist Jeff Parker carried quite a sting.
  • Saxophonist Dave Rempis takes a bow

    Saxophonist Dave Rempis takes a bow
    This will be a big weekend for a Chicago saxophonist who has given more to the scene than he may be getting credit for. On Friday and Saturday evenings, Dave Rempis will celebrate the 10th anniversary of the Rempis Percussion Quartet and the first...

    Fred Anderson tributes summon his no-limits approach to music

    Fred Anderson tributes summon his no-limits approach to music
    When saxophonist Fred Anderson performed, famously leaning forward a bit, torrents of sound rushed from his horn. The deep-amber tones and craggy lines at the heart of his music summed up a vast swath of jazz history, from the ricocheting bebop tunes of...

    Jazz resolutions for a New Year

    Jazz resolutions for a New Year
    A new year brings new hopes for music in Chicago. Here are key resolutions for 2013: Create a concise Cultural Plan. After months of town hall meetings, the city's Department of Cultural Affairs and Special Events last fall came up with a 48-page wish...

    Remembering the 'Little Giant,' jazz saxophonist Johnny Griffin

    Remembering the 'Little Giant,' jazz saxophonist Johnny Griffin
    Ask anyone who loves jazz to the name the top tenor saxophonist of all time, and he or she probably will answer in a flash. To many, it's Sonny Rollins, at 82 still a giant. Or Gene Ammons, the long-gone, soulful player from the South Side of Chicago....