CLUBS & FESTS
~ Four over twenty years Jazz From Planet Flippo (formerly Flippomusic) has recorded and performed it's eclectic collection of original compositions and arrangements throughout the Chicago area. The group has performed at numerous festivals, clubs, colleges, libraries and street tests and will be releasing their 5th CD, Life on Mars, in April of 2016.
"Of all the Chicago jazz ensembles searching for new sounds, one of the more alluring has to be Flippomusic, the rare band of musical adventurers who prefer to seduce the ear rather than accost it.." - Howard Reich, Chicago Tribune.
Past Performances (partial list) include:
~ Southshore Jazz Festival ~ U. of C. Jazz Fest
~ International Label Festival ~ Chicago Symphony East-West Fest ~ Taste of Chicago~ Southport Jazz Fest
- Eddie V's Seafood, Joe's Be Bop Café, Heartland Café, Underground Wonderbar, Jerry’s Wicker Park, Katerina's
- Naperville, Skokie, Mount Prospect, Elgin, Barrington, Algonquin Libraries
"JAZZ Goes The POP" Vocal Medley:
Here, There and Everywhere (Beatles) , Suddenly I See (KT Turnstall), Bye Bye Blackbird (Henderson), Little Wing (Jimi Hendrix), Spiderman (Francis)
Originals and Standards