A gifted singer with an impressive vocal range, Russell is a seasoned live performer and multi-instrumentalist.
At the age of 10, Russell’s vocal abilities were discovered by a school music teacher and he was soon an integral part of a choir that won prizes at music festivals.
He studied piano, guitar, bass and music theory during his school years and was then accepted at the acclaimed Canberra School of Music to complete Diplomas in Jazz Piano and Electronic Music.
Russell was a xylophone and timpani player in orchestras, a singer and dancer in musicals and has written original music which he has performed live and recorded in studios.
He has performed on stage for over 30 years as a keyboard player, bass guitarist and vocalist in groups and solo shows, playing many styles of music and he has toured extensively all over Australia and internationally performing in highly acclaimed tribute shows, recreating The Eagles, The Bee Gees, The Beach Boys and ABBA.
Russell’s solo song list ranges from jazz standards to contemporary hits. Including Jukebox classics, Disco hits, 80’s and Aussie rock.
When: February 7, 2018
Where: Main Stage