Robert Ellis & The Live Wires
Friday, April 26, 8:55 pm – Pavilion Stage
Robert Ellis & The LiveWires offer a fresh new voice in the conversation of jazz music. This unique group is led by Lead Pianist Robert Ellis who was born in New Orleans, the birthplace of Jazz. Robert is joined by his brother Reggie Ellis on Keys/Synths, Darion Duncan on Bass/Key Bass, Jheremy “Jay MusicMan” Thompson on Drums and newest member Josh Porter (not pictured) on Lead Guitar.
The LiveWires formed in April of 2017 as a passion project for this group of musicians who simply loved playing together. They seamlessly blend multiple genres of music from Funk to Gospel, R&B to Jazz Fusion. Heavily influenced by the likes of The Yellowjackets, Chick Corea and Spyro Gyra, the provide something for everyone, jazz fan or not. If you love good music, then you’ll love Robert Ellis & The LiveWires.