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Notice: Phillip Johnston's Web Site is undergoing a complete reconstruction, and is generally no longer being updated overall. A new web site will appear soon in this same space, but it's taking longer than anticipated (sad face). But, in the meantime, here are a few upcoming appearances:

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Friday Mar 24th, 2017. 8.00PM $25
Waverly Council presents:

The Greasy Chicken Orchestra

20s/30s jazz, featuring the music of Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington, performed by some of Sydney's best players! A special concert down by the beach at Bondi! Great fun for all!

Phillip Johnston: soprano saxophone
Peter Farrar: alto saxophone
Jeremy Rose: tenor saxophone
James Loughnan: baritone saxophone
Peter Dasent: piano
Tim Rollinson: guitar
Steve Elphick: bass
Nic Cecire: drums

Jazz at The Pav is a month-long celebration of Jazz music at the Bondi Pavilion Theatre in March. Featuring a star studded line-up of Sydney’s finest musicians, Virna Sanzone and the Matt McMahon Trio, Sirens Big Band, The Catholics and The Greasy Chicken Orchestra.
More information
from Jazz Australia.

Bondi Pavilion Theatre
Queen Elizabeth Drive
Bondi Beach, NSW 2026 Australia


Buy tickets in advance, seating is limited.



Sunday Apr 2nd, 2017. 7.30PM
$20 Smalls Jazz Club presents:

The Microscopic Septet

The Microscopic Septet plays 2 sets at Smalls to celebrate the release of their new Cuneiform CD, I've Been Up So Long It Looks Like Down To Me: The Micros Play The Blues.

Phillip Johnston: soprano saxophone
Don Davis: alto saxophone
Mike Hashim: tenor saxophone
Dave Sewelson: baritone saxophone
Joel Forrester: piano
Dave Hofstra: bass
Richard Dworkin: drums

Smalls
183 W 10th St
New York, NY, 10014, USA
phone: +1 646-476-4346

Tuesday Apr 4th, 2017. 7.00PM $10 contribution.

Barbes presents:

The Silent Six

The Silent Six, the band that plays for Art Spiegelman & Phillip Johnston's Wordless!, plays Johnston's post-Microscopic Septet music for one extremely rare set only!

Phillip Johnston: soprano saxophone
Joe Fiedler: trombone
Mike Hashim: baritone saxophone
Neal Kirkwood: piano
Dave Hofstra: bass
Rob Garcia: drums

Barbes
376 9th St. (corner of 6th Ave.)
Park Slope, Brooklyn
phone: +1 347 422 0248



Thursday Apr 6th, 2017. 7.00PM
The Falcon presents:

The Microscopic Septet

The Microscopic Septet plays 2 sets at The Falcon in upstate New York to celebrate the release of their new Cuneiform CD, I've Been Up So Long It Looks Like Down To Me: The Micros Play The Blues.

Phillip Johnston: soprano saxophone
Don Davis: alto saxophone
Mike Hashim: tenor saxophone
Dave Sewelson: baritone saxophone
Joel Forrester: piano
Dave Hofstra: bass
Richard Dworkin: drums

Live at The Falcon
1348 Rte 9w
Marlboro NY 12542
phone: +1 845-236-7970



Tuesday, Apr 11th, 2017. 7.30PM $10 only!
Foundry616 presents:

The Greasy Chicken Orchestra

20s/30s jazz, featuring the music of Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington, performed by some of Sydney's best players! An early start on a Monday night, and only $7 at the door! Great fun for all! Don't miss this popular once-a-month gig!

Phillip Johnston: soprano saxophone
Peter Farrar: alto saxophone
Jeremy Rose: tenor saxophone
James Loughnan: baritone saxophone
Peter Dasent: piano
Tim Rollinson: guitar
Steve Elphick: bass
Nic Cecire: drums

Foundry616
616 Harris St
Ultimo, Sydney, Australia
Phone 02 9211 9442

View the Foundry616 web site



Tuesday, May 16th, 2017. 7.30PM $10 only!
Foundry616 presents:

The Greasy Chicken Orchestra

20s/30s jazz, featuring the music of Jelly Roll Morton and Duke Ellington, performed by some of Sydney's best players! An early start on a Monday night, and only $7 at the door! Great fun for all! Don't miss this popular once-a-month gig!

Phillip Johnston: soprano saxophone
Peter Farrar: alto saxophone
Jeremy Rose: tenor saxophone
James Loughnan: baritone saxophone
Peter Dasent: piano
Tim Rollinson: guitar
Steve Elphick: bass
Nic Cecire: drums

Foundry616
616 Harris St
Ultimo, Sydney, Australia
Phone 02 9211 9442

View the Foundry616 web site



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