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The festival takes place Sunday, March 4th, 2018 at Bennett Gordon Hall in Ravinia Festival.

If you are one of the following:

A. High School Bassist
B. College-Age Bassist
C. Middle School Bassist
D. Professional Bassist
E. Bass Teacher
F. Amateur Bassist
G. Music Educator
H. General Bass Enthusiast

...then the Chicago Bass Festival is perfect for you!  

The Chicago Bass Festival is an event for the Chicago-area double bass community that highlights the talents of the bassists in our major performing organizations and teachers at our academic institutions while creating a learning event for the next generation of double bassists. Come learn, share, and explore the vibrant Chicago double bass scene and work with some of the United States’ most talented and acclaimed double bass clinicians.

The Chicago Bass Festival takes place at the wonderful Bennett Gordon Hall at Ravinia in Highland Park, Illinois, 30 minutes north of Chicago!