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Update 02-01-17

Results for Round 1 of Hello Pineapple have been posted in the Members Only Section of the website. Prizes for the winners will be available for pickup during the first weeks of February.

We are sad to announce that Robert "Bob" Mendel (BJS-0068) passed away in the middle of January. To learn more read the article from the RB Landmark (click here). Bob was a long term Member of the BJS and will be greatly missed.

Update 01-15-17

The first edition in 2017 of Jazzy Notes, the Members Only newsletter, was sent out today to all BJS Members with a current email address. If you did not get your copy, then please email (marc at brookfield jazz dot com) to see what is going on.

Update 01-01-17

Happy New Jazz Year to Everyone. All of the BJS Members that requested their User Name and Password for the Members Only section have been sent their information. Any other requests will be handled as they come in.

Update 12-21-16

A preview of the Members Only Newsletter known as Jazzy Notes was sent out this week to all Active BJS Members. If you are a BJS Member and did not see the newsletter in your inbox, then please check your Junk or Spam folders. Next edition will be sent out on January 15th, 2017.

Update 12-15-16

Another huge success with over 60 people attending the BJS Holiday Party featuring the Chicago Outskirts. Thanks to our Sponsors from Brookfield - Broadway Jim's Barber Shop and Paisans Pizzera and Bar for their generous donations. Everyone who attended had an excellent time and took home a copy of the BJS Website Announcement. (PDF)

Jazz Presentation

100 years glow

Thursday, February 23rd, 2017
Marc will present:

To Jazz or Not to Jazz 9


Wheel of Fortune

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If you like Jazz and Wheel of Fortune, then we have a nice surprise for you...


Enjoying a Night of Jazz

The Brookfield Jazz Society (BJS) moved from the Cozy Cottage at Irish Times Pub into The Jazz Room at Sawa's Old Warsaw in July 2014. Since then there have been a lot of changes as the BJS grows and continues to support Jazz in the area. For those of you who have never (or maybe not recently) attended a BJS Meeting or Live Jazz Event and not sure what to expect, then please read this article to learn more about how we hold our meetings/events each week.


Get to Know Jazz

Welcome to the alternate website for the Brookfield Jazz Society (BJS), which  meets every Thursday starting at 7 p.m. in The Jazz Room (lower level) of Sawa's Old Warsaw. This site is designed to provide additional information related to the BJS that includes BJS Sponsorship, Special Events, Presentation Series, and lots of great information about the musicians who perform during live jazz events.

For information on the current Presentation Schedule, upcoming Live Jazz Events, and other happenings at the BJS, then please visit the original website at To learn more about Sawa's Old Warsaw, to include directions and hours, then please visit If you ever need event coverage for your upcoming event, then feel free to check out to see other events covered by Marc.

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