Born in Chicago, Illinois, John attended the Manhattan School of Music in NYC at age 18. During the thriving jazz scene of the 1980's in New York City, he learned his craft
Born in Chicago, Illinois, John attended the Manhattan School of Music in NYC at age 18. During the thriving jazz scene of the 1980’s in New York City, he learned his craft by playing with Scott Hamilton, Warren Vache, Laverne Butler, Jerry Weldon, John Pizzarelli. His mentors include Hank Jones, Norman Simmons, Tommy Flanagan, and Jon Hendricks.
Since moving to Australia, John has played jazz with Dale Barlow, Don Burrows, Emma Pask, Grace Knight, Jonathan Zwartz, Andrew Speight, Eric Alexander, Charles Mcpherson and Barbara Morrison.
Andrew Dickeson. He has 7 albums under his own name. The last 3 with NYC drummers Joe Farnsworth and Carl Allen, respectively.
The John Harkins trio has been playing together for 20yrs. Brendan Clarke is the Bassist and Andrew Dickeson on drums.
This night the trio is joined by Brisbane born Lachlan Mckenzie on Trumpet.
An evening of swinging, making you feel good jazz is what to expect this night at Doo-Bop!
Doors open at 6.30pm. Show starts at 8.00pm.
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(Friday) 29 March 2019, 8:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Doo-Bop Jazz Bar
101 Edward St, Brisbane City QLD 4000
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Ticket options$20 - GENERAL ADMISSION (SEATING IF AVAILABLE) $63 – DINNER AND A SHOW (PER PERSON; INCLUDES SEATING AND TWO COURSE MEAL)
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