Ellington Carthan has a rich musical career that consists of teaching, performing, producing, and composing. He performs jazz regularly, accompanies for choirs, soloists, and collaborates with various ensembles. He is self employed as a freelance performer and teacher. Ellington holds a Bachelors of Music Degree in Jazz Studies and a Bachelors Degree in Music Technology, both from University of Maryland, Baltimore County (UMBC).
At 24 years old, Ellington Carthan has 20+ piano students and 8 years of professional experience as a pianist and teacher. He is currently a graduate student at Howard University where he is pursuing a Masters of Music Degree in Jazz Studies. He is an aspiring Film Composer and is on his way to becoming a world class pianist.
I just wanted to send a quick note and let you know that Ellington was wonderful today! We are so excited to have him back to the Club on January 17 for the Rogers and Hammerstein event. He is a very talented young man and we would love to have him play at the Sulgrave Club any time!