Enjoy the perfect Sunday afternoon with a tasting of delicious ciders from local Blue Mountains boutique brewers Hillbilly and fabulous music from international jazz musician and composer Phillip Johnston who returns to Riverside with his new seven-piece ensemble.
Featuring four saxophones, original swinging jazz, blues and Latin, the concert will infuse big-band-era dance music with modernist sensibilities and will certainly be a memorable afternoon.
Phillip divides his time between Sydney and New York. He has written theatre music for Bell Shakespeare and film music for Paul Mazursky, Henry Bean and Philip Haas; his silent film scores have been performed at the New York Film Festival, across Europe and Australia.
Click here to read the program and find out about Phillip Johnston and his talented 7tet: Phillip Johnston 7tet Program
Ticket includes a free bottle of cider
“…seminal, brilliant post-modern jazz…” – Downbeat
“(An) exceptionally individualistic composer and superb improviser…” – The New Yorker
“Johnston is a composer of considerable wit and seemingly boundless imagination.” – John Shand, Sydney Morning Herald
Tickets are selling fast – to experience this relaxing afternoon of cider and jazz, click here to secure your seats now.