Versatile

Performed classical music and theatrical works at such venues as The Park West, Victory Gardens, Royal George, Second City and Annoyance theaters

"...Tatum-esque" "...evoking elements of Keith Jarrett’s solo recordings." "Sellers uses his virtuosity and eclectic knowledge to excellent effect…novel approaches and notable musical surprises."
– Chicago Jazz Magazine

Biography

Jim Sellers Music

Experienced

Performed with many of today’s jazz luminaries, including Wynton Marsalis, Frank Catalano, Luba Mason, Spider Saloff, Bill Yancy (long-time bassist for Ella Fitzgerald), and many others

“…unambiguous attack of the piano and witty arrangements...”
– Jazz Institute of Chicago

Knowledgeable

 

Earned a Masters of Music degree in Jazz Studies from DePaul University and a Bachelor’s degree in music composition from Northern Illinois University.

​​1/16/18: Cafe Prague House Band for the Jam Session, 6710 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL, 8 to 11 p.m.


1/21/18: Solo Piano at Mariano's, 7401 W Lawrence Ave, Harwood Heights, IL, 1 to 7  p.m.


​​1/23/18: Cafe Prague House Band for the Jam Session, 6710 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL, 8 to 11 p.m.

​​1/30/18: Cafe Prague House Band for the Jam Session, 6710 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL, 8 to 11 p.m.


​​2/6/18: Cafe Prague House Band for the Jam Session, 6710 W Belmont Ave, Chicago, IL, 8 to 11 p.m.

2/8/18: Duo with bassist Brian Sandstrom at Marie's Pizza, 4127 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Reviews

Upcoming Performances