1930 Glenview Road, Glenview, IL 60025
847-729-7500 • Monday-Friday 9 AM-9 PM
Saturday 9 AM-5 PM • Sunday 1 PM-5 PM
Visit the AV Room and browse the extensive music CD collection at your leisure.
The music CD collection is organized by genre.
Jazz Big Band
Whether it’s folk, rock, jazz, blues, world, a children’s musical, or a Talent Rising performance, enjoy live music in the heart of downtown Glenview or at The Glen Town Center for a Glenview Library ON THE GO family concert.
Wednesday, October 14, 7-8 PM
Join music critic Bill Meyer (Chicago Reader, Wire, Downbeat) and AV librarian Michael White as we explore the history and impact of the Association for the Advancement of Creative Musicians (AACM). We’ll trace the legacy of this important Chicago jazz organization and hear releases by its essential players, past and present (Art Ensemble of Chicago, Roscoe Mitchell, Henry Threadgill). The AACM has been celebrated in 2015 by the DuSable Museum of African American History and a current show at the MCA Chicago. Please join us as we listen to selected tracks and discuss the vibrant music of this Chicago institution. Registration is appreciated.
Indulge your passion for opera with a lecture series moderated by Lyric Opera docents.
Visit the Youth Services Department to browse the music collection carefully selected for kids of all ages and listening interests.