$10, online or at the door
21+. 9pm. Proof of Covid vaccination is required upon entry.
Guitarist Jeff Swanson’s unique voice and open mind have been a valued part of Chicago’s diverse music scene for over a decade. A strong player in many disciplines, he has been featured all around the world including the Jazz Zone (Lima, Peru), Chicago Jazz Festival, Hyde Park Jazz Festival, Iowa City Jazz Festival, Chicago Gospel Festival.
His adaptability and creativity on the instrument have led to collaborative performances and recordings with artists including Dustin Laurenzi’s Natural Language, Quentin Coaxum Quintet, SamThousand & The Soul Vortex/Acoustic Audile, Wills McKenna Quintet, Greg Artry Jr., Artie Black (Living Bridge), Caroline Davis & Charles Rumback (Whirlpool), Juan Pastor’s Chinchano, Erthe St. James, Jesse Palter, Connor Bernhard, and Christopher McBride.
As a leader, Jeff composes music for his trio featuring Matt Ulery and Jon Deitemyer. He has also recorded two albums with his high-energy electric jazz-influenced project, Case-fitter, on BACE Records. Jeff is currently working on his third album featuring the trio and composing new music for a solo guitar project debuting in 2023.
Matt Ulery - Upright Bass
Jon Deitemyer - Drums
Jeff Swanson - Guitar and Compositions