top of page

Congratulations 2022-23 YJED Members

We look forward to a great year!

Members calendar

(Details will be added as they are available)

Every Monday: Rehearsal 6:30-8:30p

Monroe Middle School, Wheaton IL. 

Rehearsals changes: TBD

Sunday ​April/May TBD, 2024: Spring concert at TBD

  • 2:00p  Call/Setup

  • 2:30p   Warmup/Rehearsal/Run-thru with TBD

  • 4:00p   Performance

  • After     Clean-up

May/June TBD 2024 Recording session (Time 12:00)

  • Recording session at Transient Sound

  • Address: 1803 W Byron, Chicago (near Ashland and Irving Park, (Link to map).

  • 12:00 noon   Call

  • 12:30pm        Sound Check

  • 1:00-4:00pm  Recording session

TBD:Other performance(s)

Specific date(s) and location(s) to come

Sunday Oct. 8 2023: Deadline to submit auditions

Auditions are open!  See Audition for YJED tab to see more details.  Don't delay!

Monday Oct. 23 2023: First rehearsal/parent meeting

First rehearsal 6:30-8:00p, parent meeting 8:00p

Monday Nov. 13 2023: Clinic 6:30-8:30p with VanDoren Ambassador Shawn Maxwell

Monroe Middle School, Wheaton IL. 

YJED Members 2022-23 v3a.tif

​Sunday January 21, 2024: Winter concert at TBD

  • 2:00p   Call

  • 2:30p   Run-thru with Guest Artist Steve Weitz

  • 4:00p   Performance

  • 5:30p   Ciean-up

Tuesday January 10, 2023: The Venue at TBD

Perform at The Venue in Aurora (Link to site, and to map)

  • 5:45p  Call

  • 6:30p  Performance

  • TBD  Listen to set by Pete Ellman Big Band

Mon. Jan. 16 2023: Transient Sound Recording Studio

  • 1803 W Byron St., Chicago IL 60613 (link to map)

  • 10:30a            Call Time

  • 11:30a - 1:00p Recording time

  • Note: Normal Monday rehearsal w/ Matt Shevitz

Wednesday ​April 19, 2023: Jazz Showcase 7:15pm

Performance at The Jazz Showcase: 806 S Plymouth Ct., Chicago (Link to map)

  • 6:30p         Call (allow time for traffic!)

  • 7:15p           Performance

Please plan to also listen to complete 1st set by the Bob Lark Alumni band (from 8:00p to about 9:15p).  $15 admission for general public.  Fee parking nearby.

bottom of page