Previous events

Rutz Music Works

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VietFive Coffee, 1116 W Madison Street, Chicago

Celebrate Lunar New Year at VietFive!

The full event is February 10th Starting at 10AM - 2PM

Music to accompany the event is from 1 - 2 pm

Trio with Markus Rutz - trumpet; Lee Rothenberg - guitar & Joshua Ramos - bass

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at our favorite West Loop place!

https://vietfive.com/blogs/news/year-of-the-dragon-lunar-new-year-celebration

Rutz Music Works - Duets Pop-up Event

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Living Water Teahouse, 1453 W Taylor Street, Chicago, Ilinois 60607

Join us at Living Water Tea House this Saturday evening for pop-up music duets from 7 - 8 :15 pm at this fantastic and peaceful space.

It is at 1453 West Taylor Street in our beautiful City of Chicago. $10 is the suggested donation.

Elio Wijaya is joining me on keys.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

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CANCELED: House Style Concert - Logan Square, Chicago, Illinois 60647

Due to unforeseen circumstances: the performance for June 25th has been canceled.

PLEASE check the calendar for more performances listed.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

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2418 W. Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The Sunday afternoon Summer Sessions

Walk off the 606 into some good times and good music with the Markus Rutz Music Works Quintet in this house-style concert in Logan Square.

The band will feature rhythm section of Adrian Ruiz on piano, Kurt Schweitz on bass & Joshua Ross on percussion.

We will have the music plus food and beverages for purchase.

May 21, 2023 Doors at 2:30 pm and live music from 3 - 4:30 pm.

2418 West Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The event is sponsored by The Rose Theatre from Washington DC producers of the podcast The Rose Rhapsody where I am featured as Composer-in-Residence in collaborative partnership with Adrian Ruiz.

$20 advance tickets through May 18th include a complimentary copy of my most recent album Storybook (compact disc / digital download). (Blueprints albums are also available for those that have Storybook.)

We are looking forward to seeing you there! Thank you!

Live @ VietFive

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

Join us to celebrate with Tuan Hunyh and his coffee family Live @ VietFive! We have a band playing grooves, sounds and feelings to celebrate the one year anniversary. Do not be surprised to hear familiar music from luminaries Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter & Herbie Hancock.

Markus Rutz - trumpet Ryan Cohan - piano keyboard Kurt Schweitz - bass Clif Wallace - drums

NEW RECORD pre-release event

 — (CST, UTC-06) — (CST, UTC-06)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

I am proud, humbled and honored to launch my new record at VietFive Coffee in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood with a FREE CONCERT! Doors at 5:30 & Music at 6 pm! The album is my sixth as a leader and deals with universality from a personal postcard perspective.

free admission with albums for purchase at the event

Previous events

Rutz Music Works

 —  —

VietFive Coffee, 1116 W Madison Street, Chicago

Celebrate Lunar New Year at VietFive!

The full event is February 10th Starting at 10AM - 2PM

Music to accompany the event is from 1 - 2 pm

Trio with Markus Rutz - trumpet; Lee Rothenberg - guitar & Joshua Ramos - bass

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at our favorite West Loop place!

https://vietfive.com/blogs/news/year-of-the-dragon-lunar-new-year-celebration

Rutz Music Works - Duets Pop-up Event

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

Living Water Teahouse, 1453 W Taylor Street, Chicago, Ilinois 60607

Join us at Living Water Tea House this Saturday evening for pop-up music duets from 7 - 8 :15 pm at this fantastic and peaceful space.

It is at 1453 West Taylor Street in our beautiful City of Chicago. $10 is the suggested donation.

Elio Wijaya is joining me on keys.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

CANCELED: House Style Concert - Logan Square, Chicago, Illinois 60647

Due to unforeseen circumstances: the performance for June 25th has been canceled.

PLEASE check the calendar for more performances listed.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

 —  —

2418 W. Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The Sunday afternoon Summer Sessions

Walk off the 606 into some good times and good music with the Markus Rutz Music Works Quintet in this house-style concert in Logan Square.

The band will feature rhythm section of Adrian Ruiz on piano, Kurt Schweitz on bass & Joshua Ross on percussion.

We will have the music plus food and beverages for purchase.

May 21, 2023 Doors at 2:30 pm and live music from 3 - 4:30 pm.

2418 West Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The event is sponsored by The Rose Theatre from Washington DC producers of the podcast The Rose Rhapsody where I am featured as Composer-in-Residence in collaborative partnership with Adrian Ruiz.

$20 advance tickets through May 18th include a complimentary copy of my most recent album Storybook (compact disc / digital download). (Blueprints albums are also available for those that have Storybook.)

We are looking forward to seeing you there! Thank you!

Live @ VietFive

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

Join us to celebrate with Tuan Hunyh and his coffee family Live @ VietFive! We have a band playing grooves, sounds and feelings to celebrate the one year anniversary. Do not be surprised to hear familiar music from luminaries Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter & Herbie Hancock.

Markus Rutz - trumpet Ryan Cohan - piano keyboard Kurt Schweitz - bass Clif Wallace - drums

NEW RECORD pre-release event

 — (CST, UTC-06) — (CST, UTC-06)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

I am proud, humbled and honored to launch my new record at VietFive Coffee in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood with a FREE CONCERT! Doors at 5:30 & Music at 6 pm! The album is my sixth as a leader and deals with universality from a personal postcard perspective.

free admission with albums for purchase at the event

Previous events

Rutz Music Works

 —  —

VietFive Coffee, 1116 W Madison Street, Chicago

Celebrate Lunar New Year at VietFive!

The full event is February 10th Starting at 10AM - 2PM

Music to accompany the event is from 1 - 2 pm

Trio with Markus Rutz - trumpet; Lee Rothenberg - guitar & Joshua Ramos - bass

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at our favorite West Loop place!

https://vietfive.com/blogs/news/year-of-the-dragon-lunar-new-year-celebration

Rutz Music Works - Duets Pop-up Event

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

Living Water Teahouse, 1453 W Taylor Street, Chicago, Ilinois 60607

Join us at Living Water Tea House this Saturday evening for pop-up music duets from 7 - 8 :15 pm at this fantastic and peaceful space.

It is at 1453 West Taylor Street in our beautiful City of Chicago. $10 is the suggested donation.

Elio Wijaya is joining me on keys.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

CANCELED: House Style Concert - Logan Square, Chicago, Illinois 60647

Due to unforeseen circumstances: the performance for June 25th has been canceled.

PLEASE check the calendar for more performances listed.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

 —  —

2418 W. Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The Sunday afternoon Summer Sessions

Walk off the 606 into some good times and good music with the Markus Rutz Music Works Quintet in this house-style concert in Logan Square.

The band will feature rhythm section of Adrian Ruiz on piano, Kurt Schweitz on bass & Joshua Ross on percussion.

We will have the music plus food and beverages for purchase.

May 21, 2023 Doors at 2:30 pm and live music from 3 - 4:30 pm.

2418 West Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The event is sponsored by The Rose Theatre from Washington DC producers of the podcast The Rose Rhapsody where I am featured as Composer-in-Residence in collaborative partnership with Adrian Ruiz.

$20 advance tickets through May 18th include a complimentary copy of my most recent album Storybook (compact disc / digital download). (Blueprints albums are also available for those that have Storybook.)

We are looking forward to seeing you there! Thank you!

Live @ VietFive

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

Join us to celebrate with Tuan Hunyh and his coffee family Live @ VietFive! We have a band playing grooves, sounds and feelings to celebrate the one year anniversary. Do not be surprised to hear familiar music from luminaries Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter & Herbie Hancock.

Markus Rutz - trumpet Ryan Cohan - piano keyboard Kurt Schweitz - bass Clif Wallace - drums

NEW RECORD pre-release event

 — (CST, UTC-06) — (CST, UTC-06)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

I am proud, humbled and honored to launch my new record at VietFive Coffee in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood with a FREE CONCERT! Doors at 5:30 & Music at 6 pm! The album is my sixth as a leader and deals with universality from a personal postcard perspective.

free admission with albums for purchase at the event

Previous events

The Markus Rutz Quintet takes the stage in a release concert event February 17th at Epiphany Center for the Arts to bring you music from Storybook! The album release on Chicago’s JMARQ Records is the sixth release from the trumpeter.

Tickets: $15 - Advanced | $20 - At Door | $50 - VIP table for 2

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Rutz Music Works

 —  —

VietFive Coffee, 1116 W Madison Street, Chicago

Celebrate Lunar New Year at VietFive!

The full event is February 10th Starting at 10AM - 2PM

Music to accompany the event is from 1 - 2 pm

Trio with Markus Rutz - trumpet; Lee Rothenberg - guitar & Joshua Ramos - bass

Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at our favorite West Loop place!

https://vietfive.com/blogs/news/year-of-the-dragon-lunar-new-year-celebration

Rutz Music Works - Duets Pop-up Event

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

Living Water Teahouse, 1453 W Taylor Street, Chicago, Ilinois 60607

Join us at Living Water Tea House this Saturday evening for pop-up music duets from 7 - 8 :15 pm at this fantastic and peaceful space.

It is at 1453 West Taylor Street in our beautiful City of Chicago. $10 is the suggested donation.

Elio Wijaya is joining me on keys.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

CANCELED: House Style Concert - Logan Square, Chicago, Illinois 60647

Due to unforeseen circumstances: the performance for June 25th has been canceled.

PLEASE check the calendar for more performances listed.

Rutz Music Works - Sunday afternoon summer series

 —  —

2418 W. Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The Sunday afternoon Summer Sessions

Walk off the 606 into some good times and good music with the Markus Rutz Music Works Quintet in this house-style concert in Logan Square.

The band will feature rhythm section of Adrian Ruiz on piano, Kurt Schweitz on bass & Joshua Ross on percussion.

We will have the music plus food and beverages for purchase.

May 21, 2023 Doors at 2:30 pm and live music from 3 - 4:30 pm.

2418 West Bloomingdale Avenue, Chicago, Illinois 60647

The event is sponsored by The Rose Theatre from Washington DC producers of the podcast The Rose Rhapsody where I am featured as Composer-in-Residence in collaborative partnership with Adrian Ruiz.

$20 advance tickets through May 18th include a complimentary copy of my most recent album Storybook (compact disc / digital download). (Blueprints albums are also available for those that have Storybook.)

We are looking forward to seeing you there! Thank you!

Live @ VietFive

 — (CDT, UTC-05) — (CDT, UTC-05)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

Join us to celebrate with Tuan Hunyh and his coffee family Live @ VietFive! We have a band playing grooves, sounds and feelings to celebrate the one year anniversary. Do not be surprised to hear familiar music from luminaries Miles Davis, Wayne Shorter & Herbie Hancock.

Markus Rutz - trumpet Ryan Cohan - piano keyboard Kurt Schweitz - bass Clif Wallace - drums

NEW RECORD pre-release event

 — (CST, UTC-06) — (CST, UTC-06)

VietFive Coffee, 1116 West Madison Street, Chicago

I am proud, humbled and honored to launch my new record at VietFive Coffee in Chicago's West Loop neighborhood with a FREE CONCERT! Doors at 5:30 & Music at 6 pm! The album is my sixth as a leader and deals with universality from a personal postcard perspective.

free admission with albums for purchase at the event