Eli Wise at Franklin Square
Eli Wise brings you musical story telling that is sometimes humorous and often inspired by myths and science fiction. He is a charismatic live performer with vocal delivery that draws the crowd into his world. Expect to hear driving rhythms, intricate guitar picking and spacious synth sounds. He is a composer, multi-instrumentalist, and educator who works in the Oakland public schools teaching music to elementary school youth. He has recently begun a collaboration housed in the East Bay Community Space that will be holding monthly artist showcases, featuring local Oakland talent.