World-class jazz artists bring the spectrum of contemporary jazz – with its myriad influences from the past up to the now – to the Logan Center concert stage.

anatthumb.jpgAnat Cohen
SAT, OCT 7, 2017, 7:30pm
Logan Center Performance Hall, $38 / $38 UCID / $20 under 35 / $10 students

Clarinetist Anat Cohen and her Tentet - plus special Chicago guest Robbie Fulks - open the Jazz at the Logan series and help to celebrate the Logan Center's fifth anniversary.

 

bradthumb.jpgBrad Mehdau Trio 
FRI, DEC 1, 2017, 7:30pm
Logan Center Performance Hall, $38 / $38 UCID / $20 under 35 / $10 students

The incomparable American pianist, composer, and arranger brings his trio for performances of his recent Blues and Ballads and more. 

 

 

freddycole.jpgRené Marie & Experiment in Truth
FRI, JAN 19, 2018, 7:30pm
Logan Center Performance Hall, $38 / $38 UCID / $20 under 35 / $10 students

René Marie's sensational Sound of Red finds the singer at the top of her game, breaking new ground with her first album of entirely self-penned originals. 

 

 

ULYSSESTHUMB.jpgUlysses Owens Jr.'s Songs of Freedom featuring Theo Bleckmann, Alicia Olatuja, and Joanna Majoko
FRI, APR 6, 2018 - 7:30pm
Logan Center Performance Hall, $38 / $38 UCID / $20 under 35 / $10 students

The 1960s are explored through the work of three prolific artists: Joni Mitchell, Abbey Lincoln, and nina Simone - all of whom have made an indelible mark in music. 

 

brianbladethumb.jpgBrian Blade & The Fellowship Band
THU, MAY 17, 2018 - 7:30pm
Logan Center Performance Hall, $38 / $38 UCID / $20 under 35 / $10 students

Beloved by the jazz community and widely acknowledged as one of the best jazz drummers in the world, Brian Blade brings his long-committed, high-potency Fellowship Band to close the season.