Allistair Elliott was born just outside Belfast, Northern Ireland. Excelling at the classical side of the trumpet, he performed in London, England and also Vienna, Austria by the age of 17. Elliott moved to England where he received his music degree from Leeds College of Music.
What is your wish for 2017?
I wish that more people in Calgary experience live music.
Which musical instrument reflects your personality the most?
I think the fact that I play trumpet suits my personality perfectly.
If you could have coffee with anyone, who would it be?
If he were still alive, Louis Armstrong. For someone still living, Sting.
If you were a food, what would you be and why?
Not sure! Never really compared myself to food!
What is something you couldn’t go without?