Chuck Workman Downtown

Chatterbox, 435 Massachusetts Ave. Guitarist Bill Lancton's Quartet blends pop and jazz standard sounds Friday, June 11. Flutist Oliver Nelson Jr.'s Group plays

energetic jazz on Saturday, June 12. Music both nights runs 10:30 p.m. to 2 a.m. with a cover charge.

Ruth's Chris Steakhouse, 45 S. Illinois St. "Sizzling Steaks & Jazz Sunday"

features the Charlie Smith Trio and contemporary jazz sounds from 7 to 10 p.m. June 13.

Jazz on the Avenue, 617 Indiana Ave. in the fourth floor Casino Ballroom of the Madame Walker Theatre Center. Vibist Billy Wooten's Group plays Friday, June 11 from 6:30 to 10 p.m. There is a cover charge; optional buffet is available.

Easley Winery Jazz, 205 N. College Ave. Shirley Judkins and Monika Herzig playing 2 to 5 p.m. on Tuesdays and Keni Washington's Quartet on Saturday from 2 to 5 p.m.


Jazz Kitchen, 54th Street and College Avenue. Nationally renowned jazz drummer Jeff Hamilton, brings the Jeff Hamilton Trio, Friday, June 11 and Saturday, June 12. Sets both nights are at 8:30 and 10:30 p.m. with a cover charge.

Sullivan's Steakhouse, 3316 E. 86th St., Keystone at the Crossing offers great jazz standards played by Claude Sifferlen, piano, and Joe Deal, bass, Friday, June 11 from 5:30 to 11:30 p.m. Bill Kennaugh, piano, with Joe Deal play Saturday, June 12 from 5 to 11 p.m.


Rick's Cafe Boatyard, 4050 Dandy Trail. New lineup has The Art Trio on Fridays and Sundays, and Tim Brickley on Sunday. Jennifer Kirk plays Monday, Wednesday and Saturday. Plus, Greg Bacon on Tuesday and Monika Herzig Thursday and Saturday.

Chuck Workman is the producer/host of the Sunday Morning Jazz Show at 107.9 WTPI.