John is a Jazz / Blues Musician and Vocalist based in Sydney, Australia. Well respected throughout the UK and Australasia, John has performed at The Wembley Arena, Theatre Royal Drury Lane, London’s Pizza Express Jazz clubs, the Bay of Islands Jazz Festival, Manly Jazz Festival and the Akaroa Jazz Festival to name but a few. John was featured on the ABC’s broadcast of the opening of the Soup Plus in Sydney where he was a regular performer. He has performed at many other Australian venues including: Vanguard, Basement, Sydney Opera house, Brisbane Jazz Club, Hervey Bay Jazz Club and many more.
Australian festivals include: Manly International Festival, Darling Harbour Jazz Festival, Bellingen Jazz Festival, Wollongong Easter Jazz Festival, Morpeth Jazz Festival, Burwood Festival, The Mackay Jazz Festival, Canada Bay Jazz Festival, Goulburn Blues Festival, Kiama Jazz Festival and New Orleans at The Rocks.
His composing works includes, an original music score for the Sundance Short Film Festival UK, which is exhibiting a the V&A Museum in London later this year. John also composed and performed music on the feature film ‘Bitter and Twisted’ staring Noni Hazlehurst and Matt Newton. He has recorded four albums of his own and worked on many others. In 2011 John was short listed for the APRA Jazz composers award.