Performed classical music and theatrical works at such venues as The Park West, Victory Gardens, Royal George, Second City and Annoyance theaters
7/9/17: Solo Piano at Mariano's, 7401 W Lawrence Ave, Harwood Heights, IL, 1 to 7 p.m.
7/13/17: Duo with bassist Brian Sandstrom at Marie's Pizza, 4127 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.
7/15/17: Wedding gig, downtown, 6:30-8:30
7/22/17: Solo piano at Mariano's, 3350 N Western Ave, Chicago, IL, 1 to 7 p.m.
7/23/17: As part of the Toni Callahan Quartet, Mac's on Slade, 117 W Slade Street Palatine, IL., 5 to 8 p.m.
7/29/17: Solo piano at Mariano's, 5353 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL, 1 to 7 p.m.
"...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
“…unambiguous attack of the piano and witty arrangements...”
– Jazz Institute of Chicago
Jim Sellers Music
Earned a Masters of Music degree in Jazz Studies from DePaul University and a Bachelor’s degree in music composition from Northern Illinois University.
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