What does Chévere (SHEH-ver-ay) mean?
It’s an expression that means everything’s OK. Everything’s fine, awesome, the best…
“Chevere represents an alluring variation on the
fundamentals of latin jazz…like no other ensemble.”
~ Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune ~
“Chevere has been among the most explosively exciting bands in the Midwest…”
“Don’t worry about finding a seat; even if you do, Chevere won’t let you sit still anyway.”
~ Neil Tesser, Chicago Reader ~
“Words fail one when attempting to describe the amazing phenomenon that is a Chévere concert.
Like the return of a comet, the gathering together of the incredibly talented musicians that
form Chévere de Chicago is a rare and highly anticipated event.”
~ Brad Walseth, jazzchicago.net ~
“For my money, one of the best bands in Chicago music history.”
~ John Rice, Chicago based musician ~