Nothing but great jazz by musicians who call the Windy City home, veterans and young locals alike.
Chicago Avant-Garde Jazz
Chicago is home to the some of the world's most visionary Avant-Garde jazz musicians, both young and old. Hear legends like Fred Anderson, Roscoe Mitchell and Muhal Richard Abrams as well as younger musicians like Ken Vandermark, Josh Berman and Nicole Mitchell.
Chicago Instrumental Jazz
All the great music of the Chicago Mainstream Jazz channel, minus the vocalists.
Chicago Jazz Fest 2009
Playing music by the many wonderful artists, both local and national, who will be performing at this year's fest. Playlist includes headliners Gonzalo Rubalcaba, Dave Holland, William Parker and Muhal Richard Abrams as well as most of the other musicians playing throughout the fest.
Chicago Jazz Veterans
These are the players who've built up Chicago's reputation as a great jazz city: Von Freeman, Red Holloway, Ramsey Lewis, Muhal Richard Abrams, Willie Pickens and many more.
Chicago Mainstream Jazz
For those who like things a little more straight-ahead: Chicago's best jazz musicians, minus the Avant-Garde and free jazz.
Chicago Smooth Jazz
Nothing but wonderful jazz, smooth jazz and R&B created by Chitown's best musicians.
Chicago Vocal Jazz
Chicago's jazz vocalists are world-class: hear stars like Kurt Elling and Patricia Barber as well as up-and-comers like Petra Van Nuis and Dee Alexander.
Chicago Young Jazz Artists
The city's jazz scene has a vibrant present and a promising future, with young artists like Corey Wilkes, Dan Cray, Keefe Jackson, Mike Reed and many more.
Live in Chicago
It's not quite the Green Mill or Jazz Showcase, but this channel, full of great live recordings by Chicago jazz musicians, is the next best thing!