Elmhurst College Jazz Festival
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Chicago magazine once hailed the Elmhurst College Jazz Festival as “one of the best buys for your jazz dollars,” and it’s easy to see why.
Each February, the best college jazz bands in the country converge on the Elmhurst campus for three days of performances and education. The bands take turns performing for some of the greatest names in professional jazz today, who offer critiques and award a variety of honors. The professionals cap off each night of the Festival with a rousing performance of their own.
For the college bands, the Festival offers a great opportunity to learn from some of today’s greatest jazz musicians. For theView more
190 S. Prospect, Elmhurst, IL 60126
There is a large parking lot along the north side of Alexander Boulevard, just north of Hammerschmidt Chapel.
Accessible ramp on north side of chapel leads down to lower level entrance. (Restrooms are on this level.) Inside the entrance is an elevator leading to the front of the audience area on the mainView more
Accessible ramp on north side of chapel leads down to lower level entrance. (Restrooms are on this level.) Inside the entrance is an elevator leading to the front of the audience area on the main floor.
Audience members using the accessible entrance may ask a companion or nearby person to present their ticket to any usher.
Limited parking near the chapel. If you can’t find an accessible spot, then briefly park your car near the ramp entrance to the accessible entrance, assist your friend, and then park your car in another spot.
Accessible listening system is available at the will-call table in the main entry. Audience members tell us that they hear the music fine, but the ALS helps them hear announcements from the stage.View less