The 2013 festival takes place SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 28, and SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 29.

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