Schools We've Bluesed in Chicagoland Area

Whitney Young District 6 Teacher's Conference • William King  • South Loop • DePaul University’s 

Chicago Music Mart • James Ward • Vanderpoel • Coles • Frederick • Haley

Douglass Youth Out Reach, Inc. • St. James Academy • E.F. Young • Dunne • Evers • Lewis

DuSable Museum of African American History • Fuller • Black • Black Branch • Dodge

DePaul University's McPrep Program • Chicago Education Alliance • Cullen • Ross • Fenger

Greeley • Marquette • Barton • Lawrence • Roosevelt University • Bridge • Stone Academy 

The Annual Chicago Blues Festival • University of Chicago Lab School • Lee • Fernwood

Ravinia & Lawndale Partnership - Pope • Lathrop • St. Agatha • Franklin Park • Mann

The Museum of Science & Industry • Nancy B. Jefferson Juvenile Detention Center • St. Michael’s

Light House Program (South Loop) • Alpha Kappa Alpha Summer Camp • Suder

Spalding / Gallery 37 • Guitar Center • Willie Dixon Blues Heaven Foundation

Sacred Heart Summer Camp • Chicago International Charter School • Harvard • Schaumburg HS

Christ English Lutheran School • ACT Charter School • Triumphant Charter School

North Kenwood Oakland Charter School • Museum of Science  & Industry

Murray Language Academy • CAABSE • Palos Heights School District • Hay • Deneen • Kellog

University of Illinois Extensions Program • Parkman • Sherman • Metcalfe

Burnham-Anthony (CCIS) • Bass (CCIS) • Bronzeville Children’s Museum • Brighton Park • Tonti

Columbia College Chicago • Kohn • Marconi • WGN’s Kids Week • King Academy

Stevenson High School (Odyssey) • Oakton Community College

Washington, DC The Snithsonian

Cleveland, OH Rock & Roll Hall of Fame + Museum

Los Angeles Images of a Culture / Los Angeles Unified School Districts 1, 2, and 7

Honolulu & Maui, Hawaii

University of Hawaii • Seabury Hall • Kapolani, Maui & Windward Community College • Hemmingway Hall

Hempstead, NY Public Schools Jackson Middle • Franklin Middle • Prospect Middle • Schultz Middle

Charleston, SC Public Schools Toole • Courtenay/DuBoise/River • Springfield • Fort Johnson

Minneapolis, MN Hands On Child Development Center • Atlanta, GA Harriet Tubman

Rockford, lL Rockford Science & Technology Academy

Victorville, CA Sheppard Middle • Memphis, TN Hanley 

Boston, MA Philbrick • Ludington, MI West Shore College • Davenport. Iowa (Mississippi Valley)

Birmingham, AL Birmingham Board of Education/Jazz Music Hall of Fame

National Alliance of Black School Educators Conference

Dallas, Detroit, Reno, San Diego, Los Angles, Orlando, Nashville, Atlanta, Indianapolis, Galveston, TX

Waterbury, Connecticut

Waterbury Arts Magnet School  (WAMS) • Rotella Inter-district Magnet School 

Maloney Magnet School (Voted America’s #1 Magnet School 2008)

Pescara, Italy The Pescara Conservatory of Music

Jamestown, NY Love School • Infinity Performing Arts Center


Blues Camp

Columbia College Chicago • Huston-Tillotson University  (Austin, TX) • Galveston College

The Fender Center for the Performing Arts (Corona) • McPail Center for Music (Minneapolis, MN)

University of California - Irvine • The American Theatre (Hampton, VA)

Los Angeles Unified School District • New World School for the Arts / Miami Dade College

California State University - Los Angeles • The Premises Recording Studios (London, England)

Tennessee State University (Nashville) • Tokyo School of Music and Dance • A Private School in Havana, Cuba

Photo by Fernando Jones