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Sequence Ch!cago

Select dates, October – December 2019 / Multiple Locations

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free dynamic performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 10 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Upcoming Performances

Sequence Chicago: Chicago Culture Market

Free Public Program

Saturday, October 19, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works.

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Join us for Sequence Chicago, featuring special performances from local artists and a culture market featuring local artisans. This week’s Culture Market vendors include: (more info to come).

Performance Schedule

Mike Maimone

Mike Maimone
3:00pm-4:00pm | Food Experience

Maimone has averaged over 100 tour dates each year since 2007, primarily with his band Mutts and as a solo artist, as well as on keyboards for Company of Thieves and Los Colognes. He has played at Lollapalooza, Sasquatch, Riot Fest, and at notable venues across the country. Visit Website

Priscila Carvalho

Priscila Carvalho
4:00pm-5:00pm | Food Experience

Singer of Brazilian rhythms: Bossa Nova, Jazz, Samba, Axé, Forró. She is also the lead singer of tRio Brazil. Aside from singing, she is a passionate musician & dancer. Visit Website

LeftJones

LeftJones
5:00pm-6:00pm | Food Experience

LeftJones is a group of musicians focused on building a community within the Chicago art scene by using sound. Visit Website

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

Sequence Chicago: Chicago Culture Market

Free Public Program

Saturday, November 2, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works.

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Join us for Sequence Chicago, featuring special performances from local artists and a culture market featuring local artisans. This week’s Culture Market vendors include: (more info to come).

Performance Schedule

Mike Maimone

Nine Worlds Ensemble
3:00pm-4:00pm | Food Experience

Nine Worlds Ensemble is a new approach to chamber music. With backgrounds in classical, jazz, pop, rock, and more, Nine Worlds bring a diverse approach to music performance. Visit Website

Priscila Carvalho

Somewhere Sunny
4:00pm-5:00pm | Food Experience

Adam Domain formed the band Somewhere Sunny in 2017 by merging musicians from his various musical experiences over the years. Each of them is from the Midwest – Chicagoland area – a place where the clouds often take over, when it’s easy to lock yourself away and write your way to somewhere sunny . . .  Visit Website

LeftJones

Erthe St. James
5:00pm-6:00pm | Food Experience

A native from the Westside of Chicago. Erthe’s desire for music and for performing began at a very young age . With influences ranging from Erykah Badu to Curtis Mayfield … from James Taylor to Nina Simone, this 28-year-old Soul singer has obtained the ability to intertwine genres to create his own unique blend of Soul, Jazz, & Funk. Visit Website

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

Sequence Chicago: Chicago Culture Market

Free Public Program

Saturday, November 16, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works.

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Join us for Sequence Chicago, featuring special performances from local artists and a culture market featuring local artisans. This week’s Culture Market vendors include: (more info to come).

Performance Schedule

Mike Maimone

Subhi
3:00pm-4:00pm | Food Experience

Subhi has performed at the renowned SXSW Music Festival (2018, 2019), spoken and performed at TEDx Naperville (2017) and at Talks At Google (2018) at Google Headquarters (California). Recently she performed and spoke at Facebook as part of their Asian Pacific American Heritage Month celebration. Visit Website

Priscila Carvalho

Violet Crime
4:00pm-5:00pm | Food Experience

Violet Crime has a modern take on vintage sounds. Musicians on the band are Jeff Mills (Vocals), Selina Doran (Vocals, Guitar), Tom Goier (Lead Guitar), Kasey Gandham (Bass) and Kevin Nagel (Drums). Visit Website

LeftJones

TBA
5:00pm-6:00pm | Food Experience

More information coming soon!

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

Sequence Chicago: Housegiving

Free Public Program

Wednesday, November 27, 2019 - Thursday, November 28, 2019 | 8:30 pm - 1:00 am

Join us for a free house music celebration and donation drive for the homeless.

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ABOUT HOUSEGIVING

Join us for Sequence Chicago: Housegiving, a free house music celebration and donation drive for the homeless, featuring special DJ performances from local artists, including “The King of House Music” Farley Funkmaster Flex, Dee Jay Alicia and a surprise special guest!  

Donation Drive: What to Bring

Guests are encouraged to bring items to donate, such as coats, hats, gloves, scarfs, hand and foot warmers, socks, underwear, personal hygiene items, sleeping bags, dental kits, towels, and blankets. All items collected will be given to the Chicago Coalition for the Homeless and distributed at various locations throughout the city by Big Bus Chicago.

Let’s celebrate our city’s rich house music tradition in an iconic Chicago space while giving back to those in need!

Performance Schedule

Cajmere to perform at Housegiving as part of Sequence Chicago at Navy Pier.

The King of House Music” Farley Funkmaster Flex  
Time TBD

Chicago’s Farley Jackmaster Funk is one of the original house music pioneers and is often referred to as The King Of House. The DJ turned artist, producer, songwriter, director, TV presenter and radio host was the first artist to bring house music to UK shores as far back as 1986. Learn more

DJ Celeste Alexander to perform at Housegiving as part of Sequence Chicago at Navy Pier.

SPECIAL GUEST
Time TBD

More information coming soon!

Terry Hunter to perform at Housegiving as part of Sequence Chicago at Navy Pier.

Dee Jay Alicia
Time TBD

Dee Jay Alicia, a Chicago native, developed a love for music at a young age.  Her musical beginnings were rooted in soul, steppers, and R&B.  She began her DJ career in 1996 under the guidance of her mentor and then Husband DJ Raphael.  He educated her on the art of reading a crowd and song selection as well as DJ techniques, DJ culture and (the lost art of) DJ etiquette. Learn more

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

Sequence Chicago: Chicago Culture Market

Free Public Program

Saturday, November 30, 2019 | 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works.

Read More

Join us for Sequence Chicago, featuring special performances from local artists and a culture market featuring local artisans. This week’s Culture Market vendors include: (more info to come).

Performance Schedule

Mike Maimone

Kyle Madsen Trio
3:00pm-4:00pm | Food Experience

More information coming soon!

Priscila Carvalho

Ahsley Stevenson
4:00pm-5:00pm | Food Experience

Ashley Stevenson, formerly known as Slim Freedom, is a singer songwriter, guitarist and street performer based in Chicago. For years she has displayed her talent in the subways of Chicago to support herself. Recently her performances have gotten the attention of YouTubers who’ve filmed her songs in “The Tunnels” as Ashley refers to them. Visit Website

Almond&Olive

Almond&Olive
5:00pm-6:00pm | Food Experience

Almond&Olive (A&O), comprised of singer-songwriters Natalie Alms and Ollie Davidson, creates inspiring songs that span the folk and Americana genres, while also incorporating Alms’ timeless vocals and the duo’s distinct songwriting. Blended together, Alms and Davidson’s voices sound made for each other, soaring and guiding the music through all the ups and downs of these finely crafted songs. Visit Website

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

Sequence Chicago

Free Public Program

Saturday, December 7, 2019 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works.

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Join us for Sequence Chicago, featuring special performances from local artists.

Performance Schedule

Mike Maimone

TRIIO
5:00pm-6:00pm | Fifth Third Bank Family Pavilion

More information coming soon!

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

Sequence Chicago

Free Public Program

Saturday, December 14, 2019 | 5:00 pm - 6:00 pm

Join us for a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works.

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Join us for Sequence Chicago, featuring special performances from local artists.

Performance Schedule

Mike Maimone

The Oh Yeahs
5:00pm-6:00pm | Fifth Third Bank Family Pavilion

More information coming soon!

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

Sequence Chicago: A Blues Christmas

Free Public Program

Friday, December 20, 2019 | 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm

Join us for a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works.

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Navy Pier’s A Blues Christmas is a free special concert presented in collaboration with Alligator Records, and the final program of the Sequence Ch!cago music series, supported by the Paul M. Angell Family Foundation. Join us in the Aon Grand Ballroom on Wednesday, December 19 as Toronzo Cannon and guests Lil’ Ed, Lynne Jordan and Matthew Skoller perform classics from Alligator Records’ Christmas collection, along with other seasonal favorites.

Performance Schedule

Blues Christmas

Toronzo Cannon, Lil’ Ed, Lynne Jordan and Matthew Skoller
Doors open at 6:00pm, show starts at 7:00pm | Aon Grand Ballroom

Chicago-based Alligator Records is the largest contemporary blues label in the world, with a catalog of more than 300 albums by blues stars like Koko Taylor, Albert Collins, Johnny Winter, Shemekia Copeland, Toronzo Cannon and Lil’ Ed & The Blues Imperials.

About Sequence Chicago

Presented by Paul M. Angell Family Foundation, Sequence Ch!cago is a free performance series celebrating local artists, musicians and cultural organizations and showcasing their works. Navy Pier will display Chicago’s diverse arts scene over the course of 9 dates this fall and winter. All performances are free and open to the public.

Learn more and view the full lineup of upcoming Sequence Ch!cago performances at navypier.org/sequence-chicago.

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