Greg Andrew - Piano & Vocals
Greg Andrew started playing classical piano at the age of 11. He quickly advanced through the grades which led him to being accepted for tertiary study at the Queensland Conservatorium of Music where he graduated in 1989. Over the next 20 years, Greg built a professional career in the music industry, traveling extensively throughout Australia, performing as a piano vocalist entertainer in many of the premier hotels, resorts and casinos.In addition to Greg's virtuosic piano playing and vocal timbre, he has always been "referenced" to as Elton by the public all his career because of his uncanny natural resemblance to Sir Elton John. In 2010 The Elton John Experience was born and Greg now tours the show internationally and has earnt the reputation as one of the BEST ELTON JOHN IMPERSONATORS IN THE WORLD.
His invitation to perform at TRIBFEST 2017 in the UK, (recognised as the Largest and most Prestigeous Tribute Festival In The World) is testiment to his unique ability! Being the FIRST Elton John tribute artist to get an invitation to perform is indeed an honour and a huge accolade for Greg's ability.
David Keresztes - Lead Guitar & Vocals
David has been playing guitar for 30 Years in bands and Duos and has played both nationally and internationally.
David runs his own music school and teaches guitar, bass and ukulele.
David is also a session recording artist. David’s obvious passion for guitar and performance has led him to win the Mon Komo battle of the bands in 2014 and has landed him endorsements from both Elixir strings and Dava Picks.
To this day David is very well known and respected in the Music industry, and has been performing with The Elton John Experience since 2013.
TJ Base - Bass Guitar & Vocals
TJ’s musical career commenced at the age of 12 when he began playing guitar. However, by the time he reached 16 years of age, he developed a passion for the bass. This resulted in 30 plus enjoyable years as a bass player/-backing vocalist.
His talent and dedication have taken him in many different directions, from teaching and recording to working alongside many talented artists such as The Eurhythmics – Jenny Morris- 1927- Mental as Anything- The Church- The Divinyls, Johnny Diesel and Deni Hines to name a few.
TJ is currently performing with Australian and internationally acclaimed acts, and has been performing with The Elton John Experience since 2015.
Daniel Gibney - Drums
Daniel has been playing drums and percussion for over 20 years.
He has balanced live performance with a successful drum teaching career. Daniel understands the role of a drummer is to provide a solid foundation for the rest of the ensemble to build upon.
Having built his reputation as a drummer that “plays for the song”, Daniel has covered a wide variety of genres and settings in his drumming career. From pop music to jazz, he has performed both nationally and internationally.
Daniel and has been performing with The Elton John Experience since 2012.
Tumai Griffith - Percussion & Vocals
With over 22 years performing live Tumai has travelled the world performing with some of the most sought after musicians in the industry.
Tumai spent 6 years in London as a session singer/and band member for J Mc (Luther Van Dross) Whilst in London Tumai also stretched her vocal technique learning the craft of Opera and Gospel.
Upon arriving back in Australia Tumai accepted the position of Entertainment Manager in The Whitsundays providing and performing Live shows to Hayman, Hamilton Is, Daydream Is and South Molle Island. Tumai then worked for Accor Resorts as a resident duo/band in Opal Cove Resort Coffs Harbour then onto Palm Cove Resort in Cairns.
Darwin was next performing at Sky City Casino/Convention Centre/Darwin Sailing Club/Holiday Inn/The Crown Hotel. Her infectious laugh, love of live music and versatility on various instruments, Tumai is a diverse and talented performer who will leave a lasting impression with any audience at any venue.
Tumai has been performing with The Elton John Experience since 2012.
Ariana Beazley - Vocals
Ariana is a soulful and talented performer who leaves her audiences filled with a sense of wonder and happiness.
Music and vocals are taken to a new level, with a depth of extreme harmony and content. Ari has been a successful performer for many years performing in cultural shows on the international circuit and recently has popularity on the RNB scene around Brisbane.
Ari has worked with an array of professional and local talents and also frequents the stage as a lead herself. With strains of a Soul Train, an infusion of Jazz, and a spiciness of rhythm, no matter where she performs Ari picks up new fans where ever she goes.With a melting pot of talent from harmonies to lead vocals, Ari is definitely a voice you want to hear more of. So consume your senses with Ari, you’ll be more than pleased that you did!
Ari is our newest member of the band and has performing with The Elton John Experience since 2017.
Chris Alford - Keyboard & Vocals
Chris started keyboard at a young age and has built a professional career in performance.
Chris's credits include performing and musical directing with some of Australia's biggest musical talent, such as Damian Leith, The Chantoozies, Daryl Braithwaite to name a few.
Chris has performing with The Elton John Experience since 2017.