Meilana Gillard

Meilana Gillard

BandJazzNew Age

Contemporary, new-age jazz fusing together the harmony of traditional jazz with the rhythms and grooves of funk, latin, hip hop, and world music. While this music is ever-advancing, it still appeals to a wide variety of audiences.

Biography

This band assembled itself in the winter of 2004 in an attempt to experiment and stretch as much as possible musically. This ensemble has the elements of traditional jazz and thrives on advanced harmonic and rhythmic concepts without being too cold for a wide variety of audiences to enjoy it. The music is ever-changing and thrives on reflecting the times.

Set List

Sets are usually one hour to one hour and twenty minutes in length. Mostly only original compositions are performed. Sometimes classics from the american songbook are performed with re-vamped arrangements.