George and I were truly honored and blessed to receive the Jazz Living Legend awards, presented in the LA City Council meetings in 2016!  It inspires us to continue working for the community to share our love of performing and encourage others to reach for the stars .....

Thank you Jazz Living Legends Foundation!




New CD by the George Gilliam Trio.......

Many Roads Home





Every Monday Night from 6pm - 9pm!

George Gilliam Trio

Akasha Restaurant, Culver City




Saturday July 14, 2018

7:30 - 10:00pm

Ziing's, Fullerton

Elena with Michael LeVan Duo


Monday July 16, 2018

Jazz 4 Us Concert

The Emerald Kitchen, Newport Beach

7:00 - 10:00pm

Elena guest vocalist


Wednesday July 18, 2018

7:00 - 10:00pm

Les Amis, Fullerton

Elena with Michael LeVan & Denny Dennis


July 22, 2018

12:00 - 4:00pm

Laguna Art-A-Fair, Laguna Beach

The George Gilliam Trio featuring Elena



Friday August 3, 2018


Jazz at Arygros Plaza (Segerstrom Center)

Opening Act!

The George Gilliam Quartet featuring Elena Gilliam





Elena and George Gilliam continue to be a "sweetly familiar" part of the jazz scene in California.  For nearly 30 years their love for music and natural talent gives every performance a vibe of authentic classic jazz! Through Gilliam Music they bring together extraordinary talents to fit the venue; clubs, festivals, special performances and the like. This amazing pair have impressed audiences as a duo, trio, quartet or ensemble.  

Make sure to check out the calendar to join them for a memorable performance!!



Gilliam Music, in conjunction with Skipper Productions is proud to present two amazing CDs:

2011 Release: 2008 Release:

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