Lance has shared the stage with and has lent his unique talents to the legendary 70’s funk/soul band WAR, the original Meters and Neville
Brothers, Mem Shannon, keyboardist Art Neville, Funky Meter bassist George Porter Jr., and Zydeco rhythm & blues master Chubby Carrier to
name a few. In addition to his two solo CD's, he appears on a number of other recordings by his fellow New Orleans musicians.
Besides recording and performing in the U.S., Lance has had the good fortune of touring England, Germany, France, Holland, Austria, and Canada,
contributing to history-making shows with WAR and Chubby Carrier. From funk and blues to jazz and zydeco, Lance has performed with some of the
In addition to his musical abilities, Lance has appeared in various commercials and print ads, such as Harrah’s, Casino, and Zatarains a local
company in Louisiana. For more details and photos checkout his website at, www.lanceellis.com. ; youtube, and facebook. Lance also featured in
several movies, filmed in New Orleans,( Treme HBO, RAY; and THE RUNAWAY JURY) just to name a few. Lance is the consummate entertainer; he has a
vibe that makes everyone smile. His unmatched musical talent is only enhanced by his onstage presence, involving the audience and making the
music come alive.