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.