Classic Jazz, Blues, Bossa Nova, Reggae, Latin and Rock. As well as one man band, duo, trio or quartet.
Price Range: Contact for rates
What to Expect
Fantastic piano music. Jazz, Blues, Ragtime, World music, Reggae and Popular Songs.
ELIAS NEGASH Bio’
Elias Negash is an accomplished musician who has combined his Native Ethiopian music with his jazz education, and influences from the world music segment. He played through the seventies and became one of the pioneering figures to have brought Reggae and African music to the Bay Area with smash hit groups including Obeah, Axum, Caribbean All Stars and the Rastafarians. After moving to Los Angeles Elias worked on the Royal Princess Cruise ship out of South Hampton England for four months. He has also done sound track for Television Movie in titled Glitz and also preformed on a TV series Murder She Wrote. Elias has also traveled as a Solo pianist and with Magyk Band to Japan.
In addition to his role as a musician, Elias dedicates his time in multiple humanitarian efforts such as fundraising HIV Aids research and treatment, building schools and water-well in the rural areas of Ethiopia. Further, Elias is currently the president of Ethiopian Arts forum that strives to accomplish its objectives through the presentation of Ethiopian Music, Dance, Poetry, Drama and Visual Arts to the community.
Elias has put out six solo CDs titled Love, Harrambe (lets pull together), Peace, Feel Like Dancin’ JAZZED UP, and 2 CD Set “Best Of Elias Negash” and several singles.
Currently Elias plays the grand piano at the Historic San Francisco Luxury Hotel On The Crest Of Nob Hill Mark Hopkins Intercontinental Hotel every Sunday Champagne Brunch at the Top from 10:00-2:00 PM
Additional Booking Notes
Last night was fabulous. Everyone had a great time and loved the music. Needless to say the dancing towards the end of the evening was fun and made a nice end to a lovely evening. Thank you, thank you, thank you for making our holiday party such a special hit.
Please plan on saving 2017, the first Saturday in December for us. Confirm that you will put us on your calendar.
Best wishes for a wonderful and successful 2017.
Adrienne & Steve Horn
Past Booked Events
|October 22, 2016 • 2:30pm - 4:00pm||WEDDING CELEBRATION In Orinda, CA|
|October 19, 2016 • 2:00pm - 3:00pm||SUNRISE RESIDENCE 11889 Skyline Blvd Oakland, CA THE THERAPISTS|
|October 16, 2016 • 10:00am - 2:00pm||Mark Hopkins Intercontinental Hotel, Sunday Brunch|
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