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





George & I are sending blessings for this season of giving and wishing you a New Year filled with love, giving and peace!


Every Monday Night from 6pm - 9pm!

George Gilliam Trio

Akasha Restaurant, Culver City


-------Dec Shows---------

Sat, Dec 8 & Dec 15, 2018

Bayside Restaurant, Newport Beach

7:00 - 11:00pm

Elena Gilliam guest vocalist

with Eric Ruskin piano


Friday Dec 14, 2018

6:30 - 9:30pm

Felix's BBQ, Oceanside

Elena Gilliam & Michael Le Van duo




Wed Dec 19, 2018

7:00pm - 10:00pm

Les Amis, Fullerton

Elena Gilliam Trio  


 Thurs Dec 20, 2018

7:00 - 10:00

The Black Marlin, Tustin

Elena Gilliam Quartet


Sunday Dec 9 & 23rd, 2018

Elena & George Gilliam Duo

10:30 - 2:30pm

Nick & G's

Rancho Santa Fe



Mon Dec 31st, 2018

Celebrate at Les Amis, Fullerton  


Elena Gilliam Trio





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:

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