Jazz Institute of Chicago

Apply for a spot in the 2014 NextGenJazz Series


The Jazz Institute of Chicago is proud to partner with the Drake Hotel to feature young jazz artists in the Next Gen Jazz Series.  Six young professional jazz groups will be selected to perform in the series.  Each selected group will perform a three-week engagement at the Drake Hotel’s Palm Court in Chicago’s Gold Coast.  Performances will be on the first three Thursdays of the month from 7pm-11pm.     

We are seeking jazz trios or quartets comprised of musicians between the ages of 21-39.  Artist must be available for all 3 engagements in designated month.
Application Requirements:

-               Completed application form
-               One-page bio for group
-               3 audio samples (total time of 15 minutes or less)

To be considered for the 2014 series, all materials must be submitted to the Jazz Institute of Chicago by November 22, 2013 at 5pm.
Please email application to nextgen@jazzinchicago.org.


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