Dynamic North Coast Drummer debuts music from his new CD "Return to Zen" with All-Star Great Lakes Band!.
Featuring: Elijah Gilmore-drums, Ed Ridley-piano, Russell Gelman-guitar, Brian Connell-sax, & Alfredo Guerrieri-electric bass.
Elijah Gilmore is a American jazz recording artist and composer; endorsed by Vater Drumsticks and Pork Pie Ddrums.
Elijah Gilmore is also the founder of The Levite Academy of Performing Arts located in Cleveland, Ohio.
Elijah has toured and shared the stage and studio with artist such as Joe Mcbride, Chuck Loeb, Gearld Veasly, Najee, Glady's Knight, Dave Mathews Band, Waymen Tisdale, Eddie Baccus Jr., Brian Cobertson, James Lloyd, Reggie Wooten, Jack Johnson, The Roots, P. Diddy, Outcast, Gearld Levert, Blessed Union Souls, O.A.R., Robert Randolph, Chad Szeliga (of Breaking Benjamin), Average White Band, Ben Tankard, Bone Thugs and Harmony, Mary Bridget Davies, Jack Hanan, Obed Shelton, Bobby Selvaggio, Ed Ridley, Tony Pulizzi, Mike Pope (Chick Corea), Lamar Gains Sr., and Dr. Dave Thomas to name a few.
Elijah currently tours with Joe McBride and recorded on Joe's latest album, "Looking For A Change", which topped the charts in the UK in the first couple of weeks of being released. "Looking For A Change" also received rave reviews in JazzTimes and DownBeat Magazine.
Elijah Gilmore believes in using music as a tool to bring our world together and can be found giving back to his Cleveland community through music ministry at Mt Gillion Baptist Church when he is not on the road.
Elijah Gilmore is a big supporter of Nighttown and of Our Cleveland music scene.