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Smooth Jazz Concert features Richard Elliot and his All Star band

January 25th, 2016

Michael Paulo's Apaulo Music Productions presents a Smooth Jazz Concert featuring Saxman Richard Elliot with his All Star Band, with special guest guitarist Gerey Johnson, at an upcoming concert at the Hawaii Convention Center.

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Saxophonist Richard Elliot has been impressing audiences with his soulfully robust playing for over 30 years. He was a member of the funk band Tower of Power playing tenor sax for five years; his solo career took off when he remade the Percy Sledge classic “When a Man Loves a Woman.”  Joining Elliot will be special  Johnson, who has credits of playing with Janet Jackson, Mary J. Blige, and more.

Courtesy: Nancy Bernal

Courtesy: Nancy Bernal

Special guest keyboardist Ron Reinhardt is a well-recognized musician who has worked with David Sanborn, and toured with Donny Osmond and many others. Eric Valentine is one of the first call drummers in the contemporary jazz circuit. Nate Phillips has been a recognized bassist for most of his life and set a pace for bass players around the world.  These musicians will perform together for the first time on January 30 in Honolulu.

Tickets can be purchased at or (951) 696-0184. Prices are $70.00 for the Platinum Reserved Seats (no reception), $60.00 for Gold Reserved Seats, and $20.00 for VIP Reception Only at 7 p.m.  The concert starts at 8 p.m. on January 30 at Hawaii Convention Center's Liliu Theater.

Doors open at 7 p.m.  Parking at the Convention Center is $10. For more information,

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