Upcoming performances

Thursday, 9/6

Junius Paul Quartet at California Clipper


1002 N. California 


Friday, 9/7

The Hideout w/ Makaya McCraven


1354 W. Wabansia Ave.


Tuesday, 9/11 & Wednesday, 9/12

Marquis Hill ‘Modern Flows Vol. 2’ New York Pre-release Shows

7:30pm & 9:30pm shows each night

Jazz Standard 

116 E. 27th St.

New York, NY

Thursday, 9/12 - Sunday, 9/15

Jazz Showcase w/ Rajiv Halim

8pm & 10pm shows each night 

806 S. Plymouth Ct.


Saturday, 9/15

Englewood Jazz Festival

Noon - 6pm

Hamilton Park

513 W. 72nd St.


Sunday, 9/30

The Junius Paul Quartet will be performing at the 2018 Hyde Park Jazz Festival!


Wagner Stage (Midway Plaisance)



Art Ensemble Of Chicago Spring/Summer 2018 + Fall 2018 Tours

Junius Paul Quartet to Perform 2018 Chicago Jazz Festival

Big Ears Festival 2018 - Roscoe Mitchell's Trio Five

Immune To Boredom 


Art Ensemble Of Chicago - Budapest, Hungary

Junius Paul Quartet to perform at 2018 Hyde Park Jazz Festival

Junius Paul Bio



Junius Paul, composer, bandleader & acoustic and electric bassist, was born and raised in the Chicago area and is a graduate of St. Xavier University (Chicago). An internationally established bassist, some of Junius' performance and/or recording credits include The Art Ensemble Of Chicago, numerous configurations of ensembles led by Roscoe Mitchell, Famoudou Don Moye Sun Percussion Summit, AACM Small Ensemble & Big Band, Makaya McCraven, The Fred Anderson Trio, The Curtis Fuller Quintet, Dee Dee Bridgewater, Marquis Hill, KRS-One and Donald Byrd among others. In 2013-14, Junius served as music department faculty for Trinity Christian College (Palos Heights, IL). In 2017, Junius was the featured artist and honoree for his alma mater, St. Xavier University’s Jazz Weekend. Junius is scheduled to perform the 2018 Chicago Jazz Festival with his quartet and is finishing his debut album, set for release in early 2019 via International Anthem Recording Company.

Contact Junius

Junius Paul Music 

Phone: +1 (312) 471-5743

Email: junius@juniuspaulmusic.com

*In cover photo, Junius is wearing Cecilia de Rafael Gatsby footed tights. (Photo: Lamasia Studio)