Jazz From Planet Flippo - Otherworldly Jazz

Original Compositions & Arrangements by Pianist /Vocalist Dave Flippo

Dave Flippo-piano/vocals/melodica, Dan Hesler-saxes.flute, Heath Chappell-drums,  Donn De Santo-bass  

     Since  1992,  this ensemble has  presented the original compositions and arrangements by pianist/vocalist Dave Flippo in festivals, colleges, clubs and libraries throughout the Chicago area. Their music is  showcased on their five CD releases  Their 6th CD, Dedications, is due out in June, 2021. 

    Flippo's  puts his own jazz spin on familiar contemporary rock and popular songs made popular by J.Hendrix,  Bowie, Bruce, Dylan, Wonder, Lennon/McCartney, Jackson, Wilson, Winehouse and Radiohead.  Flippo mixes his own innovative and compelling originals into the program to offer his listeners music that is both familiar and new.

National Award:

Jazz Connect 2016 Jazz Jukebox Jury Award


If Six Were Nine by Jimi Hendrix, arr. Flippo

was chosen for the Jazz Connect 2016 Jazz Jukebox Jury conducted at the Jazz Connect Conference 2016- Jazz Times Magazine

LEAD SHEETS for 65 FLIPPO ORIGINALS up on

Sheetmusic Plus - Hear every HEAD! What!?

Ensemble package: All C, Bb & Eb charts for $5 

Contact:  flippomusic@att.net  / 847 567-1837
For information about Dave Flippo's musical offerings for solo and small ensemble music for private and corporate functions, see PRIVATE EVENTS above. 
In another genre:
Roxane of Bergerac-A full length musical
 Marie Yuen-book and lyrics. Dave Flippo-music