Chicago Tribute Anthology (CTA)

Chicago Tribute Anthology (CTA)

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CTA performs the music of one of the most dynamic and enduring bands of all time, Chicago. With a driving rhythm section, powerful horns, and authentic vocals CTA faithfully recreates the unique sound of Chicago down to the last musical detail, presenting a concert experience like no other!


Chicago Tribute Anthology, or CTA, is a Chicago tribute band and performs the music of one of the most popular and enduring bands of all time, Chicago.  All songs are performed in their original full length versions and are meticulously recreated down to the last musical detail.

Our personnel are all veterans of the Chicago area musical scene and have performed with such notable groups as The Hat Guys, Flapjacks, Katie Sullivan, Legacy, The Four Man Acoustical Band, Farewell, Deja Groove, Bill Russo and The Chicago Jazz Ensemble, Take 5, The Dana Legg Big Band, Fanfare, The Fox Valley Concert Band, and many other of the area’s finest musicians and ensembles.

CTA is a professional organization in every respect and employers can be assured of timely arrival and set up, appropriate appearance (with a ‘70’s flair!), and, of course, a polished musical performance. CTA will also perform music from other horn powered bands at clubs and other events calling for an extended playing time.

Chicago remains an immensely popular band and appeals to audiences of all ages. CTA will bring the experience of a live Chicago concert to your guests!

You can also find Chicago Tribute Anthology on Facebook!

Set List

25 or 6 to 4
All Is Well
Ballet For a Girl in Buchannon
• Make Me Smile
• So Much To Say, So Much To Give
• Anxiety’s Moment
• West Virginia Fantasies
• Colour My World
• To Be Free
• Now More Than Ever
Call On Me
Dialogue, parts 1 & 2
Does Anybody Really Know What Time It Is?
Feelin’ Stronger Every Day
Hard Habit To Break
Hard To Say I’m Sorry/Get Away
I’m A Man
Just You ‘n Me
Old Days
Question 67 & 68
Saturday In The Park
Wake Up Sunshine
You’re The Inspiration

For clubs, CTA also performs music from Steely Dan, Lynyrd Skynyrd, The Beatles, ZZ Top, The Grass Roots, Stevie Wonder, Van Morrison, and many more, even certain requests that may not be a regular part of our show!