The Ottos are a multi-skilled collective of musicians performing genres from classical, jazz, folk, contemporary and funk. Orchestrated by the versatile Ella Jaz Macrokanis and Reuben Johnson who have both entertained audiences from local pubs to The Old Museum, Brisbane Jazz Club and nationally broadcasted spectaculars at BCEC.
Recently, Ella has performed at Brisbane Powerhouse with sold out seasons of Daddy Long Legs (2018) and Killer Queens (MELT 2019 & 2021). Plus a variety of stage productions from Brisbane Festival’s ROXIE (2020) to creating her own shows in Queensland Cabaret alongside Lizzie Flynn (2018 & 2020). She can also be seen as Maddie Gallagher in the SBS TV Series, Safe Harbour (2018).
Multi-instrumentalist, Reuben Johnson, is currently completing his final year at the Queensland Conservatorium for his Bachelor of Music in Performance Piano. Not only a fantastic classical pianists, Reuben also regularly performs amidst a variety of diversified bands around Brisbane as a keyboardist, bassist, singer and if you’re lucky he can whip out a careless whisper on the saxophone.
Bridge to Brisbane
6.30am at Cameron River Rocks
THE OTTOS DUO, West End Markets