*** THE BASH TOP BOOKED PIANIST IN THE MIDWEST! 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013, 2014, 2015, 2016, 2017, 2018, 2019. THE BASH TOP BOOKED PERFORMER RECOGNITION ***Five Star Rated and Nationally Ranked based on hundreds of bookings! With her BSME degree from The American Conservatory and her MME from Roosevelt University, Jerri Nance is a professional freelance musician and music educator located in the Chicagoland area. In addition to teaching in both public and private schools she has performed in venues throughout the Midwest. She has created her own music arrangements and plays at least 20 hours per week. Past appearances include Branson, MO, televised event in a Chicago restaurant, Purdue University, The Joyce Center at Notre Dame University (800-900 attendees), City Winery, Kingston, TN Lodge, The Chicago Club, The Chicago Yacht Club, The Tower Club at the Lyric Opera, The Palmer House, The Hyatt (Chicago), Mart Plaza, Makray Golf Club, The Glen Club, Orrington Hotel, The Oak Brook Club, Oak Brook Bath and Tennis Club, Butterfield Country Club, European Crystal, Schaumburg Renaissance, Chateau Bu Sche', The Abbington, Harbor Springs Golf Club,MI and St. Stephens College, MO. Jerri has performed for many corporate clients and colleges/ universities. Whether a large international corporate event or a small dinner party clients can customize their play list to suit their occasion.
Jerri has years of restaurant experience and a playlist of hundreds of songs from all genres up through current rock.
Jerri is a THE BASH STAR 300 PERFORMER and is a present/ past member of numerous professional organizations including: Music Teachers National Association, past V.P. of the Naperville Chapter of the Illinois State Music Teachers Association, member of the Music Educators National Conference, and The Downers Grove Music Club. Licensed private pilot and certified piano tuner.
Jerri normally performs about 25+ hours per week. Contact Jerri for her upcoming performances!