Ellen winters - vocals
Ellen Winters is an award winning vocalist, working in both the Milwaukee and Chicago areas. Ellen has been nominated for/won Downbeat Collegiate Music awards as well as professional honors like the 2017 WAMI nominee for Best Jazz Artist and a 2017 winner for the Shepherd Express Best Jazz Musician. She has performed Jazz around the world at festivals like the Montreux, North Seas and Brazago Jazz Festivals. She has performed in Chicago and New York and continues to work both in the rock and jazz genres regularly. Ellen has performed at Summerfest, Jazz In The Park, Third Ward Summer Sizzle, top local church festivals and has performed with Daryl Stuermer, Mr. Lucky Syndicate, Cold Sweat & The Brew City Horns as well as her own bands. She is thrilled to be combining all of her favorite styles of music with this amazing new band, Groovestorm.