Nikkei Elliot

San Antonio

For over 10 years, Nikkei Elliot has been performing in and out of San Antonio in various bands, including as a SXSW artist with his band 16 the Olympus. He currently attends St. Mary’s University studying classical and jazz music under the renowned musicians, Cecil Carter and Morgan King. His inspirations include Snarky Puppy, Paul Desmond and Paquito D’ Rivera. He is influenced by various genres including, jazz, fusion, classical, and hip-hop. After graduating this Spring 2018, he plans to attend graduate school to pursue his master’s degree in Music Performance.