The esteemed jazz singers vocals are as pliable as his interests; from R&B to beat poetry, hes applied himself to an array of music over the years. This weeks gig finds him fronting Denmarks Klüvers Big Band, with whom he played at the North Sea Festival last summer, and they should be a nifty team, Ellings passion bolstering their delicate charts. Icing on the cake? One special guest each night, Miguel Zenon, Ravi Coltrane, and Stefon Harris among them.
Oct. 26-30, 8:30 & 11 p.m., 2011