Mark Miller


From 1988 to Present: Opus II Piano Studio, Barrington, IL

Established private piano studio. Teaching private piano lessons

In classical and jazz and writing special arrangements for singers.

From 1985 to Present: LaSalle Parners Office Complex, Itasca, IL

House pianist for lunch in atrium of office complex ( One Pierce Place, Itasca )

2001 Founded – Distance Jazz Piano Institute

Current students from U.S.A., England and Canada

1999 Completed second CD entitled “ Now And Then: Songs To Remember “

1998 House Pianist at “ The Barn “ restaurant and lounge

1997 Completed first CD entitled “ Solace “

1993 – 1994 Formerly Farman’s Restaurant, Lake Zurich , IL

House pianist for dinner and lounge (entertainment and sing along)

Recent Gigs, The Redhead Piano Bar (Chgo), Fairmont Hotel (Chgo), Special Appearances Chicago Place Mall Christmas Season (Magnificent Mile), Political dinner for Mayor Daley ( Mark Miller Trio), Roy Fairchild Art Exhibit ( The Studio of Long Grove ), Lord& Taylor ( Water Tower Place and Old Orchard ), Park Hyatt Hotel ( Magnificent Mile Chgo), The 95th Restaurant ( Hancock Center ).

1992 Biltmore Country Club, Barrington , IL – House Pianist

1991 Park Ridge Country Club ( Park Ridge, IL ) – House Pianist

1990 Wynstone Golf Club ( North Barrington, IL ) – House Pianist

1985 to 1988: Private instructor at Barrington Conservatory, Northwest Fine Arts Studio, Olsen’s Musicland,

1982 to 1985 Pianist with “ Grand Illusion” band; opened Holiday Inn, Camden, AR. Pianist and synthesist with “ The Diamonds” (5 piece in –house band) for a 7-month engagement at the Galleon Beach Hotel, ( Grand Cayman, BWI )
Education B.A. Music Theory – University of Illinois ( Champaign-Urbana)