As you saunter the alleyways of deliciousness at Brooklyn Crush you will be treated to live jazz by award-winning saxophonist Elan Trotman. Trotman, has quickly become one of jazz’s most thrilling and emotive performers as he continues to stand out and push boundaries as a composer, performer, teacher and recording artist. Inspired by Grover Washington, Jr., Kirk Whalum and Arturo Tappin (Elan’s childhood mentor), he has performed with recorded and performed with a number of world-class musicians, including Michael McDonald, Roberta Flack, Jonathan Butler, Keiko Matsui, Johnny Gill, Earl Klugh, Jeff Lorber, Peter White, Brian Simpson and many others. A huge sports fan, Trotman has performed the National Anthem on numerous occasions for such teams as the Boston Celtics, Boston Red Sox, Arizona Diamondbacks, Cincinnati Reds and Los Angeles Dodgers. . The New England Urban Music Awards and The Barbados Music Awards have both named him Jazz Artist of The Year on multiple occasions.
Elan Trotman performs at the Brooklyn Crush Wine & Artisanal Food Festival – Two sessions, 2:30 & 7:30pm.
Saturday, November 12, 2016 – 2:30 pm
Industry City, Factory Flr (Bldg 1), 233 37th St, Brooklyn, New York 11201