Sat, 19 Jan | Paris Cat Jazz Club

Arthur Washington Saxytet

"The Arthur Washington Saxytet" currently plays Wednesdays at the Cricketers Arms in Surry Hills, Sydney. They have maintained a residency there for almost 6 years. They play in a style that derives from the traditional gypsy jazz style created by Django Reinhardt in the 1940’s. Once a month the ban
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Arthur Washington Saxytet

Time & Location

19 Jan 2019, 8:30 pm
Paris Cat Jazz Club, 6 Goldie Pl, Melbourne VIC 3000, Australia

About The Event

"The Arthur Washington Saxytet" currently plays Wednesdays at the Cricketers Arms in Surry Hills, Sydney. They have maintained a residency there for almost 6 years. They play in a style that derives from the traditional gypsy jazz style created by Django Reinhardt in the 1940’s. Once a month the band grows to a nine piece band which includes five saxophones, two guitars, double bass and drums and is also known as “The Cricketers Arms Big Band”. In this formation the band cover a range of tunes from hard-bop, swing with some originals thrown in too.

Heres some links to some footage of the band playing.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=y-iJCtrJ4Qo

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dla4jvbstao

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ja2fPwqqtxo

Flora Carbo, Michael Griffin - Alto Sax

Justin Fermino, Michael Gordon - Tenor Sax

Arthur Washington - Guitar

Matt Lamb - Bass

Ben Hendry - Drums

Genre - Tradition Gypsy Jazz

Performance Room - Parisian Loft

Seated Ticket - Saturday January 19th

$30.00

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