UK-based Chris Ellis is a songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, composer and troubadour, performing with guitar or piano and singing original songs and those of artists such as Dick Gaughan, John Martyn, Vin Garbutt, Woody Guthrie, Ewan MacColl, Mike Scott and others. Chris performs solo or as a duo with Rosie Toll in the TCPA's show 'Land of Promise'. Past performances have included Hay Festival, Folk on the Pier, Glastonbury Festival, The National Theatre and The Royal Festival Hall.
"Magnetic performances... well-crafted songs with great sincerity."
National Theatre , London
"Great songs, fine musicianship and that magical connection with the audience that is so important."
Victoria Folk Music Society, Canada