Who Is Dan?

With a repertoire of over 1000 songs, Dan Gillogly will provide musical entertainment that everyone will enjoy!

Dan Gillogly - Pianist/Vocalist - Entertainer

Make requests; Sing Along and Dance to Pop Standards played with a distinctive Chicago flavor honed over 30 years of performances; Dan Gillogly sings, does comedy and gets everyone standing up and singing along, dancing along, having fun alongside all your guests, friends and clients.

Name any pianist from the last 120 years and Dan can play it! … Scott Joplin, Fats Waller, George Gershwin, Louie Prima, Duke Ellington, Tony Bennet, Frank Sinatra, Otis Spann, Professor Longhair, Pete Johnson, Albert Ammons and Dr. John, Billy Joel, Elton John, Oasis, Sublime, Bob Marley and Ben Folds and …. Well, you get the idea.

More MP3 samples from the Songlist

Dan is an energetic and inviting performer. He is also a prolific composer and producer of original music that has been heard nationwide on network television and radio commercials; as well as worldwide on stage in Vienna and Prague.

Dan Gillogly had a 10 year run at The Second City Theater. As Music Director of the world famous improvisational cabaret, he has scored 8 award winning revues. He wrote original music for the series “My Talk Show” on the FOX-TV Network. He has also composed and produced original music for broadcast which aired on Comedy Central, A&E, WGN-TV, ABC and hundreds of regional radio stations.

He has worked with entertainment stalwarts and film stars

Steve and Dan

Steve Carrell, Steve Colbert, James Belushi, Chris Farley, Bonnie Hunt, Richard Kind, Dave Koechner,

Ian, Nia and Dan Gillogly

Ian Gomez, Nia Vardolos (My Big Fat Greek Wedding), and

Mike Meyers (Austin Powers, Wayne’s World), to name (drop) just a few.

Chicago Blues Fest 2006

He has played The Chicago Blues Fest on multiple occasions. He has worked with International Blues Stars such as:  Sugar Blue, Wishbone Ash, Aron Burton, Koko Taylor, and jazz great Louie Belson.

Additionally, throughout the years he has performed at Howl At The Moon, House of Blues, Buddy Guy’s Legends, The Redhead and the Chicago Symphony Center. He performs an exquisite Dueling Pianos Revue all over the USA with All American Dueling Pianos for corporate events, fund raisers and conventions.

So with this kind of track record, you know you’re going to get an entertainer who can rock the room with an authentic Chicago Blues Piano & Boogie sound as well as fresh, spontaneous comedy and a repertoire everyone knows and loves.

If you prefer, Dan can read a room like a billboard. He can be wallpaper and stay underneath the conversation so you can network with your guests and clients. Or he can MC your event, lead the entire group out of their chairs, out on the dance floor. By the end of the night he will have around the piano, arm in arm building joyous, wonderful camaraderie and good feelings that only music can bring . . .

Sing Along to your favorite Pop Hits, make requests and try and stump him.

Whatever your needs are, arrange to book Dan Gillogly at your next event. As magnificent as he is on the piano and behind the mic, he cannot be in two places at the same time. … So call now before all the choice dates are gone!   773-527-7417

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3 Responses to Who Is Dan?

  1. Bob Ryan says:

    Call me or email me for cryeye,the love of pete, the love of mike ……………..
    I have a new phone but same #. I am on facebook with Andi. Everyone else disappeared. CALL OR WRITE MY BROTHER!!! Got to add some zing to company events with your piano entertainer skills man-g!

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  3. Dave Domek says:

    I’d like to speak with you about entertaining at our Holiday party on Dec 11th. Please call me at


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