The 2014 festival takes place SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, and SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 28.

Stay tuned for the announcement of the full schedule for the 2014 Festival on July 7. 2014.  Until then, feel free to check out last year’s lineup.

You can download the 2013 Hyde Park Jazz Festival Schedule.

To learn more about a performing artist, please click on their name in the schedule below:

Sun Ra: “Reality Has Touched Against Myth”


Frank Russell Group

Saturday, 1:00-2:00PM | Smart Museum of Art

Pharez Whitted Sextet

Saturday, 1:30PM-2:30PM | James Wagner Stage

Jazz Links: Alexis Lanier Trio

Saturday, 1:30-2:15PM | Oriental Institute Museum Breasted Hall

Willie Pickens Trio

Saturday, 2:00-3:00PM | DuSable Museum

University of Chicago Jazz X-Tet, Director Mwata Bowden

Saturday, 2:00-3:00PM | Logan Center Penthouse

Jazz Links: Tony Milano Quartet

Saturday, 2:30-3:15PM | Oriental Institute Museum Breasted Hall

John Wojciechowski Quartet

Saturday, 2:30-3:30PM | Smart Museum of Art

Makaya McCraven Quartet

Saturday, 2:30-3:30PM | Little Black Pearl

Miguel de la Cerna Trio

Saturday, 3:00-4:00PM | Logan Center Performance Hall

Mike Reed’s People, Places & Things

Saturday, 3:15-4:14PM | James Wagner Stage

DJ Damon Locks

Saturday, 3:30-4:30PM & 5:30-7:30PM & 8:00-9:30PM | WEST STAGE AT THE MIDWAY

James Falzone

Saturday, 3:30-4:00PM & 4:30-5:00PM | Oriental Institute Museum Gallery

Ari Brown Quintet

Saturday, 3:30-4:30PM | DuSable Museum

Maggie Brown Quartet

Saturday, 4:00-5:00PM | Little Black Pearl

Bernard Scavella Quartet

Saturday, 4:00-5:00PM | Hyde Park Bank

DownBeat Blindfold Test: Jeff Parker with Peter Margasak

Saturday, 4:15-5:00PM | Logan Center Screening Room

John Burnett Orchestra featuring Frieda Lee

Saturday, 4:30-5:30PM | West Stage at the Midway

Frank Rosaly’s Green and Gold **

Saturday, 5:00-6:00PM | LOGAN CENTER PENTHOUSE

Douglas R. Ewart & Tri-Quasar**

Saturday, 5:00-5:30PM & 6:00-6:30PM | Frank Lloyd Wright's Robie House

Caroline Davis Quartet

Saturday, 5:30-6:30PM | Hyde Park Bank

Denise Thimes Quintet

Saturday, 5:45-6:45PM | James Wagner Stage

Gerald Clayton Trio **

Saturday, 7:00-8:00PM | Logan Center Performance Hall

Jeff Parker Trio

Saturday, 7:00-8:00PM | International House Assembly Hall

Angel d’Cuba

Saturday, 7:00-8:00PM | West Stage at the Midway

Dana Hall Quintet

Saturday, 8:15-9:15PM | James Wagner Stage

Ben Paterson Organ Quintet

Saturday, 9:30-10:30PM | WEST STAGE AT THE MIDWAY

Ken Vandermark Ensemble: Music of the Midwest School

Saturday, 9:30-10:30PM | Logan Center Performance Hall

Tomeka Reid Quartet

Saturday, 9:30-10:30PM | International House Assembly Hall

Anat Cohen and Douglas Lora Duo

Saturday, 11:00PM-12midnight | Rockefeller Chapel

Corey Wilkes Quintet

Sunday, 1:00-2:00PM | James Wagner Stage

Alfonso Ponticelli & Swing Gitan

Sunday, 2:30-3:30PM | West Stage at the Midway

Chicago Yestet

Sunday, 4:00-5:00PM | James Wagner Stage

Chicago Jazz Orchestra with vocalist Tammy McCann; Jeff Lindberg, Artistic Director

Sunday, 5:30-6:30PM | West Stage at the Midway

Dee Alexander Quartet

Sunday, 7:00-8:00PM | James Wagner Stage