Composer / Arranger / Trumpet / Flugelhorn 

Welcome

Rob Gellner is a Guelph based composer/arrangertrumpeter and flugelhorn musician active in many different genres of music. The Rob Gellner Sextet recently released their first CD, entitled What If (2015) of his original compositions. Rob’s music is lyrical, catchy melodies with lush harmonies and thoughtful arrangements that make up his unique style.  This CD features a three horn front-line and strong rhythm section performing a diverse set of music reflecting influences of jazz-funk, classic 50’s jazz, fusion and world music. 

Rob’s versatility finds him in big bands such as KW Big Band Theory and The Basically Basie Big Band, playing funk/blues/r'n'b with Fresh Water Funk and Groove Corporation, doubling in pit orchestras for Royal City Musical Productions Inc. (RCMPI), Kitchener/Waterloo Musical Productions (KWMP), Globe and Drayton musicals on trumpet/trombone/french horn, as well as soloing for churches and other ensembles.  MORE CLICK HERE

Rob Gellner Sextet - CD

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WHAT IF 
The Rob Gellner Sextet - original compositions by Rob Gellner
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Rob Gellner on Chapman Stick

The Rob Gellner Sextet - 2015

Rob Gellner performs on the soundtrack of Care for the Child: The Story of the Bridgeport General 

Upcoming

Previous events

Big Band Theory

Jazz Room , 59 King Street North, Kitchener, ON

Big Band Theory will be joined by guest conductor, arranger: John Macleod, leader of the Rex Hotel Orchestra. He is joining BBT for this special show along with guest trumpet player Steve McDade (Mantecca, Boss Brass, Rob McConnell…)

Derek Hines Big Band

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Jazz Room , 59 King Street North, Kitchener, ON

On the heels of their debut Jazz Room performance Derek Hines and the Little Big Band is back for another swinging night of modern and classic standards. Don’t miss this opportunity to hear some of the regions finest musicians perform together.

Rob Gellner Tentet

Jazz Room , 59 King Street North, Kitchener, ON

Featuring Rob Gellner's all new arrangements and original compositions for a 10 piece band! Joining Rob on Stage will be:

Paul Federau Trumpet and Flugelhorn, Tim Moher Alto Sax, Soprano Sax and Clarinet, Robin Habermehl Tenor Sax and Flute, Brent Rowan Bari Sax, Robin Jessome Trombone, Jim Edwards Bass Trombone, Jeff Daniels Piano, Andy Macpherson Drums, Greg Prior Bass, ...

The Basically Basie Big Band: Basie n' Buble

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Living Arts Centre, 4141 Living Arts Drive, Mississaugua

What better way to spend Valentine's Day than with the Basically Basie Big Band featuring songs of Michael Bublé! The Basically Basie Big Band under the direction of Jim Davey will be presenting the Bublé music that will help you celebrate this very romantic evening in a way that no other music can.

Rob Gellner Tentet

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Silence, 46 Essex Street, Guelph, ON

Rob Gellner Tentet featuring 15 Brand New charts arranged by Rob Gellner including 9 originals and 6 standards. Joining Rob on Stage will be:

Paul Federau Trumpet and Flugelhorn, Tim Moher Alto Sax, Soprano Sax and Clarinet, Robin Habermehl Tenor Sax and Flute, Brent Rowan Bari Sax, Robin Jessome Trombone, Eric Probst Bass Bone, Jeff Daniels Piano, Andy Macpherson Drums, Greg Prior Bass, ...

Dec22

Tom Nagy's Christmas Experience

Jazz Room , 59 King Street North, Kitchener, ON

Tom brings his Christmas show back to the Jazz Room! With Rob Gellner on trumpet and fluglehorn, Derek Hines on vocals, Don McDougall on drums and Jason White on keys.

Doors open at 6:30 pm. Show starts at 8:30 pm.

Nov18

Tim Moher and Friends

The Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick St, , Kitchener ON N2H 2L9

In this eclectic evening of instrumentals and vocals you will hear a variety of Tim’s Celtic Jazz originals, smooth jazz originals, jazz standards, and even a rendition of ‘Rehab’ by Amy Winehouse.

Featuring Rob Gellner performing on Chapman Stick and Trumpet.

Nov16

Jason Raso Funktet

Jazz Room , 59 King Street North, Kitchener, ON

The new album will be released featuring Alexis Baro, Brent Rowan, Thomas Hammerton, Adam Bowman and Tyler Wagler! With arrangements by Rob Gellner and Brent Rowan. Recorded, mixed and mastered by Jeremy Bernard! Artwork by Andrea Deering, photos by Gee Wong! Tom Nagy - executive producer/ man who makes things happen!

Derek Hines 'The Long Journey Home' CD Release

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Jazz Room , 59 King Street North, Kitchener, ON

Join Derek Hines and KW's Big Band Theory Doors open at 12 pm noon. Show starts at 1 pm. Tickets $30 and includes a copy of the CD. Jazz Room pass holders pay $20.

Fresh Water Funk

Jazz Room , 59 King Street North, Kitchener, ON

Come see Fresh Water Funk's debut public performance at the KW Jazz Room!

With John Bryndza, Rob Gellner, Andriy Tykhonov, Thomas Grandin, Andre Gignac, Robin Reid Habermehl, Kathryn Scobie and Samuel Daniels.

Email Rob at ...
robgellnermusic@icloud.com 

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