The Monday Night Concert Series features the Steven Hashimoto Trio at 7 p.m. Monday, September 25, at the Oak Park Arms retirement community, 408 S. Oak Park Ave.
Hashimoto, an Oak Park resident, has been an integral part of the Chicago music scene since 1969. A bassist, he has performed with countless bands and artists at almost every venue in the Chicago area, playing jazz, rock, funk, folk, country, Latin, avant-garde, cabaret, bluegrass, blues, R&B, reggae, Cajun, Brazilian, African and theatre music.
He has appeared on many recordings, as both leader and sideman, and has appeared at The Chicago Jazz Festival, The South Shore Jazz Festival, Taste of Chicago, ChicagoFest and Chicago’s Asian American Jazz Festival.
As a jazz musician he has played bebop, hard bop, swing, big band, avant-garde, Latin jazz and Dixieland, and he has anchored the late-night jam session at The Green Mill for 22 years.
The Monday Night Concert Series, which is free and open to the public, is dedicated to presenting small ensembles, primarily solos, duos and trios.
The Oak Park Arms is a rental retirement community that provides independent and assisted living apartments and a full schedule of activities and services. Furnished apartments are also available for a short-term stay – a weekend, a week, a month or longer.
For more information, call 708-386-4040.