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Chicago Jazz Pianist & Private Instructor

Jordan Baskin is a Chicago jazz piano performer, teacher, and composer who leads his trio & plays with the Mike Smith Quartet at Andy's Jazz Club on Wednesdays. Jordan graduated from Indiana University in 2001 with a Bachelor's degree in jazz studies.  He's performed at the 2012 & 2015 Chicago jazz festival, Kennedy Center, Banff International Jazz Workshop, Symphony Center, Ravinia, Wilson Center for the Arts, Andy's jazz Club, Green Mill, Jazz Showcase-he's been recorded all over the United States and Canada, and has been a vital part of Chicago's jazz scene playing multiple nights a week as a leader or sideman for close to twenty years.   Also Jordan has been teaching jazz piano at Niles North High School in Skokie and private lessons out of his studio.  

Playing at Andy's Jazz Club tonight with


Jordan's solo piano video"Body and Soul"  is being played as Part of International Jazz Day 2020.  Jordan is also very grateful for the grants he has been awarded by the South Arts"Jazz Road Quick Relief Fund", the Jazz Foundation of America, and the Musician's Foundation. I'm hoping to return to live performances soon with the Mike Smith Quartet at Andy's Jazz Club and Green Mill Jazz Lounge this summer, but for the time being I'm posting new videos on my Youtube Channel-  Follow this link and subscribe!ut