One of California's premier Pedal Steel and Slide guitarists, Mr. Moore has performed with such luminaries as Pete Seeger, Roy Acuff, Minnie Pearl, The Flying Burrito Brothers, Byron Berline, Elisabeth Von Trapp and many others.
A virtuosic and versatile musician, composer, arranger, and orchestrator; Founder of Music For Mankind®, which fed over 42,000 people worldwide, US Delegate to Nicaragua and Peru; Kelly Moore brings a love and enthusiasm to his music that is palpable.
Mr. Moore is available for live performance and recordings throughout southern California of Country, Western Swing, Jazz, Blues, Rock, Rockabilly, Folk, and Pop as well as orchestral composing and arranging for TV, film and recording projects.
Mr. Moore has studied under Buddy Emmons, Paul Franklin, Jeff Newman, Doug Jernigan, Herby Wallace, Bruce Bouton, Buck Reid, John Pell, and Norman Ludwin.
In addition to performing for other artists and shows, Kelly is also performing The Kelly Moore Show throughout the Southwest.
Performing either solo with backing tracks or with his band (trio, 4 piece or 5 piece - includes piano, sax, electric guitar, bass and drums), Kelly dishes up a hot mix of Jazz, Western Swing, Country, Blues, Folk, Pop, and Rockabilly on his amazing electric Pedal Steel Guitar.
Excellent for concerts, corporate events, banquets, private parties and more, Mr. Moore's performances are unique, First Class, inspiring and fit the occasion perfectly.