Classical Performances with The Cincinnati Symphony, Chamber & Opera Orchestras, The Brooklyn Philharmonic Orchestra, Carnegie Hall Jazz Orchestra.

His ballet "Play" is performed by The Complexions Dance Company, Choreographed by Dwight Rhoden.
His ballet (SIC) is performed by Daniel Squire's Dance Company.  His latest ballet is choreographed by Dianne McIntyre and performed by the Dance Theater of Harlem.  It is titled "Change".

Fountain is a long time instructor and clinician at schools such as The University of Massachusetts, Jazzmobile, Jazz at Lincoln Center.
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He is also the leader of Percussion Discussion, and The Organizers.  Fountain is a member of Max Roach's M'Boom and endorses Sabian Cymbals.





ELI FOUNTAIN

Detroit native, is the son of legendary MOTOWN saxophonist Eli Fountain.  Attended Cass Technical High School & Cincinnati Conservatory of Music.  He has recorded with Max Roach, Geri Allen, James Carter, Sam Rivers, Lena Horne, Butch Morris, Aretha Franklin and many more.  Performed with The Temptations, Whitney Houston, Peabo Bryson, Bob Hope, Glen Campbell, Freda Payne, Oleta Adams, Shirley Ceasar and many more.

Theater includes Jelly's Last Jam with Gregory Hines, Music Director for the Yale Repertory Theater's Production of King Lear, Music Director for The Denver Center Theater's Production of Pork Pie, Music Director for numerous shows with tap sensation, Savion Glover.



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