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Wednesday, Dec. 4, 2013

Manty Ellis takes giant steps for jazz

 Manty Ellis is considered a cornerstone of Milwaukee jazz. In 1970, he co-founded the city’s first jazz program at the Wisconsin Conservatory of Music, which cultivated many players who went on to become successful here and elsewhere. Now 80 years old, Ellis continues to have an impact as a dedicated performer
Thursday, Jan. 10, 2008

Today @ the Jazz Estate

Tonight at 9:30 p.m. the Jazz Estate welcomes local fixtures The Manty Ellis Trio, a cool, guitar-based ensemble that brings to mind Jim Halls most relaxed work.