chris lomheim

eyes & ears:

Chris first became interested in music at age seven, tagging along to his dad’s organ lessons and learning to play the pieces by ear. Less than a decade later, he would be honored for his early accomplishments: the Twin Cities Jazz Society cited him as an up-and-coming artist, and the National Association of Jazz Educators recognized him for exemplary achievements in jazz performance

Lomheim Hangouts

Saint Paul Hotel

Afternoon Lobby Tea – Chris has been playing piano for Lobby Tea for over 26 years since 1991.

Vieux Carre

Chris has been a resident performer here playing solo piano a with his trio.

Black Dog

Chris plays here with the Illicit Sextet, Chris Lomheim Trio & Quartet. Steve Kenny has curated over 200 “Saturday Night Jazz at the Black Dog Series.

Jazz Central

A jazz venue operated by jazz musicians. Chris plays here regularly with his quintet and various other groups.