Elliott began playing at 13 years old after seeing Buddy Rich. He cut his teeth up north playing in local bands and has gone on to be an in demand drummer for many years now working with artists and bands that include; Leo Sayer, Shirley Bassey, John Lord and Roger Glover (Deep Purple), Paul Anka, Michael Ball, Jane McDonald, Tony Christie, David Benoit, Russell Watson, Tony Hadley, The BBC Big Band, The Drifters, Gwen Dickie, Georgie Fame, Bob Mintzer, Mike Stern, Eric Marienthal, Beverley knight and Phil Collins. His West End credits include; Lion King, The Bodyguard, Jersey Boys and Bat Out Of Hell. Elliott also finds time to co-run Spice Fusion “ a 30-piece big band and strings.
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