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Miles Davis Festival Hits High Note

Updated 5:15 PM CDT, Tue, Mar 1, 2011

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Dozens of Chicago’s Best Jazz Clubs are paying tribute to Miles Davis with special performances.  Check out these cool cats of jazz!


50 Yard Line
Corey Wilkes
Monday, March 7
7:00 pm

We Want Miles
Tuesday, March 8
8:00 pm
$10 advance tickets

Jazz Showcase
Mulligan Mosaics
Friday, March 11
8:00 pm & 10:00 pm
$20.00 at door

Close Up 2
Lake Effect
Friday, March 18
8:00 pm, 10:00 pm
& 12:00 midnight
Saturday, March 19
10:00 pm, 11:30 pm & 1:00 am
$10.00 at door

Bitches Brew 40th Anniversary Band
Thursday, March 31
8:00 pm
$25 advance tickets


Room 43
Robert Irving, III
Sunday, April 10
7:30 pm
$10.00 donation at door

See and Save Miles Davis Festival Passport Program

Attend 2-3 jazz club performances and receive $5.00 off a ticket to Sketches of Blue: An Orbert Davis Tribute to Miles or River North Chicago Dance Company. Attend 4-5 and receive $10.00 off a ticket. Attend 6+ and receive a free ticket.

*Passports available at the Auditorium Theatre Box Office and jazz club performances. Stamps received at jazz club performances. No price level restrictions on free tickets. Tickets must be redeemed at the Auditorium Theatre Box Office with stamped passport. Visit for Box Office hours.

Share Miles…Share Music: Jazz Music Drive for CPS schools

In celebration of the Miles Davis Festival, Auditorium Theatre is collecting used CDs, sheet music, scores, music history books and albums. All donations will go to CPS schools looking to expand and grow their music programs.

Donation Locations:

Auditorium Theatre Lobby | 50 E. Congress Pkwy
Roosevelt University Lobby | 430 S. Michigan Ave
Fine Arts Building | 410 S. Michigan Ave
River North Chicago Dance Company,
The Ruth Page Center Lobby | 1016 N. Dearborn St
Chicago Jazz Philharmonic Offices | 1111 N. Wells St

First Published: Mar 1, 2011 5:06 PM CDT

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