Nellie McInnis (Nellie Mack) is a professional bass player who leads her own band, The Nellie Mack Project, and the gospel group Soft Wind. She is also a freelance player for other bands and events. She has opened shows and performed with numerous well-known and national acts and has toured internationally. She leads workshops for gifted and special needs students and presents a workshop to youth and preschoolers entitled, “Catch Them While They’re Young.” She also leads Blues In The School programs for elementary through high school as well as workshops for community colleges and civic organizations. She was honored with an award from VSA (Very Special Arts) and has received numerous other awards and recognitions.
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