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Tommy Muellner is a respeceted jazz pianist and composer. A staple of the vibrant jazz scene in Chicago, where he was born, Tommy has received critical acclaim from aficionados and statesmen throughout the jazz world for his piano acumen and creativity. He has an uncanny understanding of harmonic movement, improvisation and musical interplay. Playboy magazine critic Neil Tesser cites Tommy as “a pianist and tunesmith of stellar magnitude”.

Testimonials

“Thank you so much for an absolutely wonderful performance last week. We were thrilled with what the three of you did with the best music in the world! Our guests were also commentary and your sound really set the tone for our celebration. Exactly what I was hoping for!”
– Laurie and Morgan

“Tom performed for our family get together this past Christmas Eve and was outstanding. We are delighted with his sophistication, warmth and skills. I highly recommend him for your listening pleasure.”
– Anton R. Valukas, Jenner & Block LLP (former US attorney)

“You always get the event started so perfectly. (Those who are at the top of their game always make it look easy.) We look forward to working with you in the future. It doesn’t get any better than you!” -Katie Storer, Solo Piano for Resurrection Hospital Medical Staff Dinner Party

“Everyone enjoyed your trio. Your musicality, professionalism, and selection of tunes was second to none. We were so fortunate to have each of you at our special event. Musically yours…” –Joe and Chris Rojek

“Dracula” swings at the Jazz Showcase / Tom Muellner Live Review
Click to Read –Neil Tesser, Chicago Jazz Music Examiner

“Like the late keyboard master Bill Evans, Tom finds classic gems, and creates lyrical variations.” –Mike Drew, Milwaukee Sentinel Journal

“His name may not ring a bell among casual listeners, but those who value honest musical expression or a well-thought-out improvisation will find much to recommend in this solo recital by an unjustly under-the-radar local piano talent.” -Chicago Magazine, January 2008

“For several years, Tom has provided the music for our alumni reunion dinner and reception. He is wonderful to work with and his music is always a hit with our guests of all ages.”
-Laura S. Jackson
Senior Director of Alumnae/i Relations, Dominican University

“I always enter into the task of selecting musicians for our annual meeting of physicians with trepidation. Will these otherwise strangers show up? How will they look? What will they sound like? Will they follow my instructions for the event? Tom Muellner and his musicians overcame my every negative fantasy and more than met my expectations by playing beautiful processional and dinner dance selections for our event! Thank you so much.”
-Charisse Jimenez, ACPE (American College of Physician Executives)

“a pianist and tunesmith of stellar magnitude.”
-Neil Tesser, Playboy magazine critic

“Tommy swings, grooves, is soulful, and in total command of his instrument, plus I love him, he’s one of my favorites!”
–Joey DeFrancesco, internationally acclaimed jazz organ master

“Thank you so much for your great work at our wedding. We were thrilled with your playing and professionalism. It was exactly the tasteful, celebratory feel we were going for (and of course I had no doubt about your chops!) I’m only sorry that I wasn’t able to spend more time listening to you guys!”
– Alex

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