Paths for Piano: This great friend in the community is
conveniently located at 657 S Fairview Ave. in
offer private piano instruction for students of all ages and
abilities. Emphasis is on musical enjoyment. Our staff
includes many of the finest Chicago area music
now for the Winter 2018 Session. The winter session begins January
2nd. Call for scheduling options, email (email@example.com)
or register in person at our home office. Join us for a
meaningful journey in music. For more information call
Ken Spurr is a jazz pianist,
teacher and bandleader who has been active as a professional
musician in the Chicago area for over 10 years. Ken has performed
weekly at the Plaza Club on the top floor of the Prudential Building
from 1997 to 2001. He also performed with the Curt Warren Quartet at
the Texas Jazz Festival from 1997 to 1999. Ken has performed with
many major jazz artists including Louie Bellson, Ira Sullivan, Rufus
Reid, Richie Cole, Greg Abate, Marvin Stamm and Joe Gallardo. In
addition, Ken has also played and/or recorded with many local jazz
artists including Rusty Jones, Nick Tountas, Joel Spencer, Kelly
Sill, Larry Grey, Greg Fishman and Bob Rummage. Ken is an active
member of the Chicago Federation of Musicians and A.P.O.L.
(Association of Professional Orchestra Leaders).
In May of 2001 he released his
first CD recording, Sometime
Ago , which is available
and CD Baby.
Ken received a B.A. in Music from Valparaiso University and
currently teaches piano at Elmhurst College and Harper
College. Ken has
studied piano with William Foster, Larry Novak, Allan Swain, David
Kikoski and Terry Dybvig.