John Wojciechowski Quartet with Ryan Cohan (piano), Dennis Carroll (bass) and Dana Hall (drums.) - Matinee


January 20, 2019
4PM & 8PM

Saxophonist John Wojciechowski¨ of whom The Chicago Tribune’s Howard Reich wrote“…technically accomplished¨ musically profound and harmonically daring” is originally fromDetroit and has spent the last 15 years performing and teaching in Chicago In addition to leading his own groups¨ some of the groups he has performed or recorded with include The Chicago Jazz Orchestra¨ The Chicago Jazz Ensemble¨ The Woody Herman Orchestra¨ The Chicago Symphony Orchestra¨ The Detroit Symphony Orchestra¨ Clark Terry¨ Toshiko Akiyoshi¨ Charlie Haden¨ and Kurt Elling among many others John was also a third place finalist in the 1996 Thelonious Monk International Jazz Competition John is currently a member of the Chicago Jazz Orchestra¨Dana Hall’s spring¨the Jeff Campbell TrioJohn Hollenbeck©¨ the Chicago Yestet¨ Ryan Cohan’s The River Sextet¨ and the New Standard Jazz Orchestra John has a ppeared on dozens of recordings as a sideman¨ and has two recordings as a leader“Lexicon released in 2009 and“Focus” which was released in the fall of 2015 on Origin records to critical acclaim