Blending funky jazz and upbeat grooves, Bella Groove create a fun and relaxed vibe. With over 30 years’ experience performing in Australia and USA, Elise Walsh (Vocalist/Flautist) now calls Canberra home.
She was a recipient of a Canberra Critic’s Circle Music Award in 2017, for leadership as a vocalist, flautist, and songwriter. Her original music reflects her eclectic appreciation of many styles and years of experience.
For the gig at Tuggeranong Arts Centre, Elise has assembled a band of fine musicians, who will perform a range of music from her groovy originals to some all-time favourites!
Toby Hall (drums) is a highly regarded Australian drummer, featuring on over 30 Australian CDs. He works with many of Australia’s finest jazz and contemporary musicians, including Alister Spence, Sandy Evans, James Greening, Dale Barlow, Mike Nock, Lloyd Swanton, Dorian Mode and Vince Jones.
Matt Lustri (guitarist/vocals) is a sought-after live and recording artist. He has toured throughout Australia with various bands, performed internationally in Malaysia and Singapore, and featured on over 20 albums and at many notable festivals.
Chris Pound (bass) studied Music at the ANU. He has performed with a diverse range of artists from Australia and abroad, spanning a wide range of musical disciplines. His strong fundamental sound and feel have rendered him in high demand upon his return to the Australian Jazz scene.
Bar open from 5pm.
What: Bella Groove Trio plays at Tuggeranong Arts Centre
When: Friday, 26 May 2023 from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm
Where: Tuggeranong Arts Centre – 137 Reed Street, North Greenway ACT 2901
Cost: Entry by donation. More info on the website.