TIME CHICAGO

WHAT WE DO

Time Chicago’s diversity allows for crossover from Motown Classics to Today’s Hits. This accomplished group of musicians and vocalists will bring delicate melodies to a ceremony, smooth jazz to a cocktail hour and dinner, and a vibrant dance sound to your event’s custom set list. Time Chicago. It’s Time to Party.

MAKING MEMORIES

You are not just hiring a party band, but the party itself!  High energy performances by professional musicians along with a top production staff guarantees a night you and your guests will be talking about for years to come!

 

A NIGHT TO REMEMBER

Time Chicago has earned their fantastic reputation. Whether on the dance floor or watching from their seats, your guests will be entertained!

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YOUR PARTY YOUR SOUND

We have a passion for great music and focus on building the right energy and playlist for the dance floor. We love what we do, and will make sure you love it too!

SONG LIST

MEET THE BAND

The faces behind the sound.

EMANUEL BARR

Bandleader

Mixing Jazz, R&B,and Motown, along with his infectious energy, Emanuel is the perfect  person to  lead  the  powerhouse  that is  Time  Chicago.  Not  only has he performed  throughout  his  native  Chicago, he has  also been  a  featured  artist across  the  globe.  Emanuel is  drawn to  the  incredible  musicianship of  Time Chicago and the friendship of performing on stage together.

ANDREA AMOS

Vocals

Andrea’s ability to belt out a rock ballad, get funky on a jam, or smash the current pop  hit  makes her  a  principal  member in  Time  Chicago.  Hailing  from our neighbor to  the  North,  she  holds  a  Masters  degree in  Jazz  Studies and Commercial  Music.  When not  performing  with  Time  Chicago,  Andrea  teaches voice, piano, and violin around the Chicagoland area.

DERRICK MITCHELL

Vocals

Derrick’s singing history includes his church choir, a college male a cappella group, and a Rock & Soul band. He recently performed the National Anthem at both Wrigley Field for the Chicago Cubs and Toyota Park for the Chicago Fire. His passion for music and love for entertaining is why Derrick is a cornerstone for Time Chicago.

Markeyta Boone

Vocals

Singing since the age of 8, Markeyta Boone has sung for countless audiences all over the United States as well as in 8 other countries. Markeyta has performed at the White House for a sitting U. S. President,  and on numerous television shows and specials. She has shared the stage with Stevie Wonder, Smokey Robinson, Gladys Knight, Natalie Cole and was also a background singer on the Oprah Show. Markeyta plans to continue using her voice and talent around the world through live performance, recording, music directing, acting and teaching!

MATT NELSON

Keyboard

Matt had an early knack for songwriting and picking melodies and rhythms out by ear. He cultivated this talent through education and world tours. After touring with Lupe Fiasco, Matt decided it was time to return home and lay down roots with Time Chicago.

JERIJAH SANDERS

Drums

Jerijah is a Chicago native, and his love for drumming began when he was 3 years old, banging on the pots and pans he grabbed from under the kitchen sink.  With roots that lie in Gospel music and a passion for learning, he brings a youthful and refined beat to Time Chicago. When Jerijah is not on stage, he is studying music and arts at Triton College.

CHRIS PARSONS

Guitar

Chris has the ability to lay down the smooth chords for a Jazz set or get the crowd going with a Rock guitar riff. His love for music began with Blues and Rock, but through experience and education, he has found a pure passion for Jazz. After touring the world and performing for fans, Chris is happy to be home sharing the stage with the Time Chicago band.

JAMIE MARTINEZ

Bass

Defining  and  supporting  the  harmony of  Time  Chicago,  Jamie’s  ability  and accomplishments  are  second to  none. He has  toured  nationally and  when  he's not marauding the local parks and museums with his extraordinary family, Jamie is active as a playwright and educator.

DJ Speed

DJ

Chicago special event, club & radio specialist DJ Speed got his start at 96.3/B96. Since then he's rocked radio stations from LA to Atlantic City and has performed around the world with Pioneer Electronics. He has played with and opened for artists like: David Guetta, Tommy Lee, Jay Z, Beyoncé, Lady Gaga, RUN DMC/JMJ, Ludacris and many more. His history with B96 is a nod to his talent, professionalism and skills, not necessarily his musical focus. If your party should be filled with segues and mashups in a mix of styles ranging from Sinatra, the Jackson 5 and Earth Wind & Fire to whats on the radio today, DJ Speed will seamlessly mix from style to style keeping the dance floor packed all night long!

Corbin Andrick

Saxophone

Chicago based freelance saxophonist Corbin Andrick is a dynamic youthful voice amongst the Second City music scene.  Originally from Decatur, IL, Corbin moved to Chicago in 2007 to attend DePaul University.  There he studied improvisation privately with Mark Colby, Bob Palmieri, Ron Perillo, and Kelly Sill, as well as composition with Tom Matta.  These led to performances with Jeff Hamilton, Phil Woods, Tim Ries, Denis DiBlasio, Ira Sullivan, John Fedchock, Randy Brecker, and Jimmy Heath. After achieving his bachelor of music in 2011, Corbin was accepted to pursue a Master’s degree in Jazz Composition from DePaul.

 

Adam Roebuck

Trumpet

Originally from Columbia, MO, Adam Roebuck moved to Chicago in 2012 to pursue a Jazz Studies and Music Business degree at Elmhurst College where he studied under professional jazz educators and musicians such as Doug Beach, Carey Deadman, Kirk Garrison, Mike Pinto, Frank Portolese and Frank Caruso. During his undergraduate studies, he has shared the stage with jazz legends such as Doc Severinsen, Dennis Mackrel, Bobby Shew, Sean Jones, Ryan Truesdell’s Gil Evan’s Project and Manhattan Transfer. Adam is a highly active freelance trumpeter, composer, arranger, and music copyist in the Chicagoland area.

CHRIS SHUTTLEWORTH

Trombone

A native of Eugene, Oregon, Chris Shuttleworth moved to Chicago to pursue a Jazz Studies degree at the prestigious DePaul University School of Music, where he studied under a number of staples of the

Chicago music scene, including Tim Coffman, Mark Fisher, and Charles Vernon. He has shared the stage with many diverse acts ranging from jazz heavyweights such as Wycliffe Gordon, Randy Brecker, and Ken Peplowski, to dance giants Medium Troy and Beats Antique. Chris is an highly sought after and in-demand trombonist, arranger, and composer.

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Phone

 847.892.4150

 

Email

info@beatmixmusic.com

 

Office

3200 Doolittle Drive

Northbrook, IL 60062

 

 

 

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