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Sat, January 14 @ 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm

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One event on Sat, January 14, 2023 at 8:30 pm

$35 – $85

Marcus Elliot Quintet: Dinner & a Show

"Marcus Elliot represents next generation of jazz." - Detroit Free Press

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Marcus Elliot is a saxophonist, composer, improviser, and educator based in Detroit, Michigan. His list of achievements and credentials are substantial including:

-2020 Kresge Artist Fellow, awarded by Kresge Arts in Detroit

-Current director of the University of Michigan’s Creative Arts Orchestra

-A Fellow of the Geri Allen Gathering Orchestra

-Co-founder of the nonprofit Polyfold Musical Arts Collective

-Director of the Detroit Symphony Orchestra’s Civic Jazz Ensembles

Elliot is a disciple of the Detroit music scene. His mentors include Rodney Whitaker, Marcus Belgrave, Robert Hurst, Donald Walden, Bennie Maupin, Marion Hayden, and Karriem Riggins. After graduating with a bachelors degree in Jazz Studies from Michigan State University, Marcus began to curate weekly performances in Detroit, showcasing some of Detroit’s young jazz musicians. He held a weekly residency at Detroit’s premiere jazz club, Cliff Bell’s, for four years. Marcus self-released three albums with his ensemble, the Marcus Elliot Quartet and co-released an album with his duo project with Michael Malis, Balance.



Sat, January 14
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
$35 – $85


Blue LLama Jazz Club
314 S. Main St.
Ann Arbor, Michigan 48104 United States
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"Marcus Elliot represents next generation of jazz." - Detroit Free Press
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Pre-Pay $85 Dinner & Show
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Pre-Pay Light Fare + Libations + Show $35