Acclaimed saxophonist, bandleader & composer Sharel Cassity explores new directions with her project "Elektra." Blending various genres including soul, jazz, rock, gospel, hip hop & electronica, Elektra's mission is to create groove based creative music that appeals to a modern audience. Cassity's material for this project includes both original music as well as crafty reincarnations of popular songs by artists Bjork, Alicia Keys and others. Elektra is comprised of some of the most renowned musicians in the industry today including Ingrid Jensen, Linda Oh, Mark Whitfield, Christie Dashiell, Jonathan Barber, Miki Hayama & Lucianna Padmore. Debut Album to be released in August 2017.