As members from various projects past and present, these experienced musicians have joined forces in this versatile band. Eastview brings together an eclectic style from their varied experiences as Eastview presents a wide range of songs for practically any occasion.
Eastview features Rachel Ullman, Dennis Ullman - and depending on the gig are often joined by special guests. Guests in the past have included: Arielle Espeut, Chester Thompson, Geoff Day, Sam Campbell, Daria Gimon, Sarah McCabe, John Wakaluk, Dave Espeut, David Youngman and many others.
From "clubs to churches", special events to fund raisers or weddings to Ribfests, these versatile musicians are ready to ensure your musical needs and expectations are exceeded.
Rachel graduated from the University of Western Ontario and has been teaching piano and performing ever since. She was the Worship Leader at St. Matthew's Lutheran Church in Cornwall for over 10 years. She performed with Reddemption Road and is currently the Worship Leader at Bowmanville Baptist Church. Rachel performs at Weddings and Funerals and teaches music at various Christian schools in the Durham region for many years.
Dennis spent almost 20 years living in Windsor where the sweet sounds of Motown were heard on a daily basis. Dennis is featured on recordings by Danny Bronsen and the Kawartha Jazz Ensemble. For over 35 years he has performed with various artists as a freelance musician, including members of Gowan, Big Sugar and Honeymoon Suite. Performing in almost all genres of music from jazz to drums corps and orchestral to rock “n” roll. He studied with Canada's top drummers including the explosive David James and jazz master Marty Morell. As a music festival adjudicator, he enjoys coaching our future musicians as he travels across Canada to participate in various festivals. As an educator, his graduates have been featured at the Air Canada Centre, with Cirque du Soliel, on the David Letterman Show and as musicians for Brad Paisley, Steel Magnolia, Steven Curtis Chapman and other internationally known artists. Recently Dennis had the opportunity to open for Emerson Drive.
DOUWE "DJ MIles" ULLMAN
The newest member is now performing on guitar, every week at Bowmanville Baptist Church. Douwe has studied with Berklee School of Music Graduate Tim Crookall and has attend clinics by guitar experts such as David Youngman. This young guitarist brings a real enthusiasm to the stage and is a joy to work with - most days lol . DJ also loves to post You Tube videos.....