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  1. The comics' TalmudistRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 10 | Jewish Chronicle

    ... which reaches the UK for the first time today at the Barbican. Alongside the jazz compositions of Phillip Johnston, Spiegelman's show tells the history of wordless narrative, the earliest forms of graphic novels and comics, some of which inspired ...

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  2. An afternoon of jazz and ciderRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 2, 2016 | Paramatta Sun

    Composer and saxophonist extraordinaire, Phillip Johnston, will return to Riverside Theatres this Sunday with his new seven-piece ensemble to present a feel good afternoon of original swinging jazz, blues and Latin music. GOOD COMPANY: "The music I'm going to play is a combination of a couple of things.

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  3. Greasy Chicken Orchestra review: Free-range reinvention amid jazz revivalismRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2016 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Blokes in boaters with banjos and clarinets were so ubiquitous in Australian pubs decades after the so-called trad-jazz revival of the 1960s that, for many people, the term jazz still primarily conjures up that music. These days classic jazz is the preferred name for the idiom which, from its inception in New Orleans, swept the world in the 1920s, and it is this that Phillip Johnston's Greasy Chicken Orchestra sets about hatching anew.

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