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

9/13/18: Jim Sellers Trio with bassist Brian Sandstrom and Art Davis at Marie's Pizza, 4127 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.


9/15/18: Accompanying Connie Marshall at Maggiano's Little Italy, 4999 Old Orchard Mall


9/16/18: Solo Piano at Mariano's, 1900 S Cumberland Ave, Park Ridge, IL, 1 to 7 p.m.

9/22/18: Solo Piano at Mariano's, 7401 W Lawrence Ave West Lawrence Ave, Harwood Heights, IL, 1 to 7 p.m.


9/26/18: as part of the Mike Jeffers Trio, Hyatt Regency, 151 E Upper Wacker Dr, Chicago, IL, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.


9/29/18: with guitarist Frank Hryniewicz at Arlington International Racecourse
2200 W Euclid Ave, Arlington Heights, IL, 5 to 7 p.m.


9/30/18: Solo Piano at Mariano's, 5353 N Elston Ave, Chicago, IL, 1 to 7 p.m.

10/6/18: as part of the Mike Jeffers Trio, TBD


10/7/18: as part of the Toni Callahan Quartet, Mac's on Slade, 117 W Slade St, Palatine, IL 


10/11/18: Jim Sellers Trio with bassist Brian Sandstrom and Art Davis at Marie's Pizza, 4127 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.


--vacation in California :) 


10/25/18: solo piano Drury Lane Theatre, 100 Drury Ln, Oakbrook Terrace, IL, for Carenet fundraiser banquet, 5 to 6 p.m.

10/26/18: as part of the Jeannie Tanner Quartet, Pete Miller's Steak & Seafood
1557 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL, 6 to 10 p.m.


10/27/18: as part of the Jeannie Tanner Quartet, Pete Miller's Steak & Seafood
1557 Sherman Ave, Evanston, IL, 6 to 10 p.m.


11/8/18: Jim Sellers Trio with bassist Brian Sandstrom and Art Davis at Marie's Pizza, 4127 W. Lawrence Ave., Chicago, IL, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m.

Reviews

"...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

Biography

Upcoming Performances

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.

Performed with many of today’s jazz luminaries, including trumpeter Wynton Marsalis, saxophonists Frank Catalano and Richie Cole, vocalists Hailey Tuck and Spider Saloff, and bassists Nick Schneider and Bill Yancey, to name a few.

Jim Sellers Music

Experienced

Versatile