The Eddie Anderson Project will provide the music that you want at your event at your request!
What to Expect
If you Hired the basic band you would get the four piece group. But we also have 5, 7 and 9 piece groups for wedding and large events.
The Eddie Anderson Project's Music Is A Combination Of R&B/Jazz And Funk, With A Hint Of Rhythm And Blues. Eddie Anderson is a product of the DC Public Schools and a Graduate of The University of Maryland College Park Music Department. Eddie was a former DC Public School band director at Hine Jr. H.S., Spingarn H.S. and Dunbar H.S.. Eddie is a Jazz drummer and vocalist, his influences are Jon Lucien, Lou Rawls, Nat King Cole, Bobby Caldwell, Lenny White and Billy Cobham. Eddie has opened shows for acts that include Phyllis Hyman, Jean Carn, Jerry Butler and Dennis Edwards. Eddie has also played local at Mr Henry’s, Takoma Station, The Henley Park Hotel Blue Bar Room to name a few. Eddie was a jazz drummer at the University of Maryland under the direction of Bert Dameron and Rick Henderson. Eddie has released three CD’s including some of that Thick Funk, Good Friends and Christmas Time is Here. Other musician in The Eddie Anderson Project includes:
Elliot Levine, (pianist) has toured with Wilson Pickett and Heatwave (Always & Forever/Boogie Nights) and has opened for Brian McKnight, Freddie Jackson, McCoy Tyner, and Gerald Albright. He has had the #1 song on mp3.com, which received over 1,000,000 downloads.
Wardell Howell,( Bass) has studied at The University of the District of Columbia music department and has played with artist such as Ledisi and Marcus Johnson.
Kelly Owens Allen, (Vocalist) accomplished vocalist, Dancer, Choreographer
Additional Booking Notes
At our performances we need an electrical outlet. If event is outside electrical or gas generators for power.
A stage when possible, for elevation.
According to our negotiation I'll let you know what we need or if the band will bring everything.
Past Booked Events
|July 04, 2019–July 05, 2019 • 7:00pm - 12:00am||House Party|
|December 30, 2018 • 7:00pm - 11:00pm||with The EandMe Band at The IceHouse in Herdon Va.|
|November 16, 2018 • 8:00pm - 11:00pm||The Eddie Anderson Project at Mr. Henry's 601 Pennslyvania Ave. SE Washington DC|
|October 13, 2018 • 12:00pm - 4:00pm||The Thelonious Monk Memorial|
|August 17, 2018 • 8:00pm - 11:00pm||The Eddie Anderson Project at Mr Henry's 601 Pennslyvania Ave. SE Washington DC|
Influences & Inspiration
Motown, Philly Sound, we also play hundreds of jazz standers, smooth and funk.
Any tunes requested will be learned and played at your event.
Request can be any Genre
Electrical outlets number one.If it is a field we need a gas generator with electrical outlets.