Ethan Philion is a two-time Downbeat Award winner who resides and performs in the Chicago area. Ethan's bass playing was described at the 2015 International Society of Bassists by Rufus Reid as "possessing a wonderful internal pulse" and Mimi Jones complimented Ethan's "extreme dexterity with clarity and tone...A great improviser." He grew up in Oak Park, IL and spent 3 years working as a bassist in Washington D.C. before moving to Chicago in 2017. Check out the rest of the website to learn more.
Sala Thai w/Alex Martin Trio
I'll be playing with Alex Martin's trio at our monthly Rhode Island Row Sala Thai Hit. We'll have my friend Chris Barrick on drums, should be a good time!
Arts on 8th w/Freddie Dunn
I'll be playing with the great trumpet player Freddie Dunn on his Arts on 8th Concert. Come out for some great jazz. https://www.danceplace.org/uncategorized/welcome-to-art-on-8th/
Alex Martin Trio @ Arts on 8th
Arts on 8th, Brookland, Washington DC
The Alex Martin trio will play a mix of Brazilian music and jazz standards for Brookland's Arts on 8th concert series. https://www.danceplace.org/uncategorized/welcome-to-art-on-8th/
DoubleStop and Echoes at BloomBars
BloomBars, Columbia Heights, DC
I'll be playing tunes by Charles Dolph and myself with the DoubleStop trio in a joint show with our friends in the Oberlin band Echoes.
Jazz trio at Woodmont Grill (Bethesda)
Houston's Woodmont Grill, Bethesda
I'll join a local jazz trio for 3 sets of standards at one of Bethesda's best restaurants
Twins Jazz with Brendan Shnabel
Twins Jazz, U St, Washington DC
I'm playing in a great trio with saxophonist Brendan Shnabel and drummer Abinnet Berhanu.