Composer / Arranger / Trumpet / Flugelhorn 


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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The Rob Gellner Sextet - original compositions by Rob Gellner

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 


Previous events


Derek Hinds Big Band

Jazz Room, Waterloo, ON

On the heels of their debut Jazz Room performance The Derek Hines Big Band is back for another swinging night of modern and classic standards. From Frank to Sammy and Dino to Darin the DHBB sets a new standard where man and band become one.


KW Big Band Theory

The Registry Theatre, 122 Frederick Street , Kitchener

"A Big Band Christmas" is a fundraiser for "Books For Kids", Sponsored by the Kitchener Record and the Registry Theatre. Come hear a killer big band perform contemporary big band charts in a great venue! Tickets available at The Registry box office or Centre In The Square Box office

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