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Chicago Market Musician Showcase feat. Kolleen Blume, Funkalicious Big Band, and Shoji!

  • Uncommon Ground 3800 N Clark St Chicago United States (map)


Chicago Market is more than a co-op grocery store; we are a community and we are celebrating the talented musicians in our midst at our first-ever Chicago Market Musician Showcase at Uncommon Ground, Lakeview! Learn more here

Join us for dinner, drinks and music from acts that feature at least one Chicago Market Owner. Americana and Old Time music with Kolleen Blume; blues from Shoji Naito and the Blue Aces (feat. Ginny Morin, Bob Kunze, Kirk Manley, Grant Kessler) and the big band sounds of Funkalicious Big Band, with Greg Berlowitz, Lori Eich and friends, and more. 

Come be a part of Chicago Market's community with music, food and organic Greenstar beer. Everyone's welcome! Meet fellow Owner friends and musicians or talk with us about becoming an Owner.

Jack Cassidy and The Funkalicious Big Band has been a presence at The Old Town School of Folk Music since Jan 2015. It is an amateur group representing jazz musicians of all ages and backgrounds. Great strides have been made in the past 4 years as enrollment is steady and performances are more frequent. Come out and Hear Music from the Big Band era of Count Basie, Duke Ellington, Buddy Rich. More modern contributions from Thad Jones,
Bob Mintzer, Buddy Rich and Gordon Goodwin are performed regularly.
Dancing or Listening you are sure to have an exciting evening of Big Band Music