LIVE DATES

PAST GIGS (please scroll down for upcoming gigs)


July 28th, 2016
Smalls, Greenwich Village NYC with Jeff Williams Septet. With Duane Eubanks, John O' Gallagher, John Hébert, Leo Genovese & Phil Robson plus special guest Solange Prat. Prices & Sets TBC

July 29th, 2016
Bar Next Door, La Lanterna Cafe, 129 MacDougal St, Greenwich Village NYC, NY 10012. The Phil Robson Trio featuring Phil Robson - guitar, Tom Rainey - drums & Joseph Lepore - double bass. 3 Sets from 7:30-8:30, 9:30-10:30 and 11:30-12:30. There is a $12 cover per SET.

August 7th, 2016
Nelson Blue Jazz Brunch 1-4pm. Jazz trio with Phil Robson - guitar, Jakob Dryer - bass & Jesse Simpson- drums playing choice standards in fantastic New Zealand themed bar/restaurant. 233 front St Seaport, Manhattan, NYC. Free entry.

August 8th, 2016
Bar Next Door, La Lanterna Cafe, 129 MacDougal St, Greenwich Village NYC, NY 10012. With Christine Tobin & Harvie S. Sets from 8:30-9:45 and 10:30-11:45. There is one $12 cover admission to both sets.

August 14th, 2016
Nelson Blue Jazz Brunch 1-4pm. Jazz trio with Phil Robson - guitar, Jakob Dryer - bass & Jesse Simpson- drums playing choice standards in fantastic New Zealand themed bar/restaurant. 233 front St Seaport, Manhattan, NYC. Free entry.

August 20th, 2016
National Sawdust,Brooklyn, NYC.
A Thousand Kisses Deep Christine sings new arrangements of L. Cohen
with Gary Versace accordion & piano, Phil Robson guitar & Joseph Lepore double bass.
Show starts 7pm. National Sawdust, 80 North 6th St, Brooklyn, NY 11249
Tel: (646) 779-8455 Tics on sale now. Discount price on tics booked by Aug 14

August 28th, 2016
Nelson Blue Jazz Brunch 1-4pm. Jazz trio with Phil Robson - guitar, Jakob Dryer - bass & Jesse Simpson- drums playing choice standards in fantastic New Zealand themed bar/restaurant. 233 front St Seaport, Manhattan, NYC. Free entry.

September 4th, 2016
Nelson Blue Jazz Brunch 1-4pm. Jazz trio with Phil Robson - guitar, Jakob Dryer - bass & Jesse Simpson- drums playing choice standards in fantastic New Zealand themed bar/restaurant. 233 front St Seaport, Manhattan, NYC. Free entry.

September 23rd, 2016
Limerick Jazz Festival, Ireland. With 'Partisans' co-led by Phil Robson & Julian Siegel featuring Thaddeus Kelly - bass & Gene Calderazzo - drums. 22:30 - 23:55pm. Upstairs in Dolans, 3-4 Dock Road Limerick, Limerick Ireland.€15

September 24th, 2016
Dublin, Ireland. With 'Partisans' co-led by Phil Robson & Julian Siegel featuring Thaddeus Kelly - bass & Gene Calderazzo - drums. Courtesy of Improvised Music Company- Full details TBC

September 29th, 2016
New York Library private event

October 22nd, 2016
The Williams Inn with Christine Tobin. Williamstown 1090 Main St, Williamstown, MA 01267 USA.
Music starts 7:30pm

October 28th, 2016
Nelson Blue with the Mark Lockett trio. 9pm-12am. Mark Lockett - drums with Phil Robson - guitar & Adrienne Fenemor - organ playing choice standards in fantastic New Zealand themed bar/restaurant. 233 front St Seaport, Manhattan, NYC. Free entry.

November 11th, 2016
The Bear - Luton. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. 24a Guildford Street, Mill Yard, Luton. Door: 7.00PM. Music: 8.30PM. £10 / £9 / £5 (BK) EMAIL TO RESERVE

November 12th, 2016
Partisans late night EFG London Jazz Festival performance at the Pizza Express, Dean St, Soho, London. Midnight. £10

November 13th, 2016
Herts Jazz. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. Hawthorne Theatre, The Campus, Welwyn Garden City AL8 6BX. 7:30pm, £13/£11 advance, £12 conc./£10 adv., £9 members/£8 adv., £5 students & U-21s/£3 adv.

November 14th, 2016
Cheltenham Jazz Club. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. Studio Theatre at the Everyman, Regent Street, Cheltenham GL50 1HQ. 8pm. Tickets are £16.00 from the box office: 01242 572573 or on line: www.everymantheatre.org.uk

November 15th, 2016.
Royal Academy Of Music workshop for academy students. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. 11am-1pm.

November 16th, 2016
Bristol Fringe Jazz. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. 32 Princess Victoria Street, Clifton Village, Bristol BS8 4BZ. 8:00pm, £12.

November 17th, 2016
Nottingham Jazz Steps. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. The Maze, Forest Tavern, 257 Mansfield Road, Nottingham NG1 3FT, UK. 8:00pm, £12/£10 conc./£5 students.

November 18th, 2016 (daytime)
Hull Jazz Festival. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. Performance & workshop! Middleton Hall, University of Hull, Cottingham Road,Hull HU6 7RX, UK. 1:00pm, £8/ £4 (students/concessions).

November 18th, 2016 (evening)
Birmingham Jazz. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. The Red Lion UAB, Warstone Lane, Jewellery Quarter, Birmingham B18 6NG, UK. 8:00pm, £12.50/ £10 (members)/ £5 (students)

November 19th, 2016.
EFG London Jazz Festival- Vortex Jazz Club. Phil Robson Organ Trio UK tour w/ Ross Stanley - organ & Gene Calderazzo - drums AKA Robson, Ratzo & Ross. Note: the gig is a triple bill with Eve Risser & Bruno Heinen, with Robson, Ratzo & Ross headlining. 11 Gillett Square, Dalston, London N16 8AZ, UK. 8:30pm, £16.

November 27th, 2016
Pizza Express Jazz Club, Soho, London.
New Christine Tobin album 'Pelt' launch gig with Christine Tobin vocals, Richard Jones violin, Kate Shortt cello, Gareth Lockrane flutes, Phil Robson guitar, Liam Noble piano,
Dave Whitford double bass & Simon Lea drums.
All new songs from new PELT CD feature words by Paul Muldoon & music & arrangements
Christine Tobin https://www.pizzaexpresslive.com

December 3rd, 2016
Bar Next Door, La Lanterna Cafe, 129 MacDougal St, Greenwich Village NYC, NY 10012. The Phil Robson Trio featuring Phil Robson - guitar, Jochen Rueckert - drums & Joseph Lepore - double bass. 3 Sets from 7:30-8:30, 9:30-10:30 and 11:30-12:30. There is a $12 cover per SET.

December 8th/9th, 2016
New York
Irish Arts Center, NYC. ‘A Thousand Kisses Deep’, Christine Tobin’s unique interpretations of Leonard Cohen songs. With Phil Robson guitar, Gary Versace - accordion/pno, Joseph Lepore double bass & Francisco Mela drums (9th only)
Show starts 8pm http://www.irishartscenter.org/music/tobin.html
or buy tics over the phone call IAC’s box office 866-811-4111.
IAC 553 West 51 Street, New York, NY 10019
general information info@irishartscenter.org

December 28th, 2016
Bar Next Door, La Lanterna Cafe, 129 MacDougal St, Greenwich Village NYC, NY 10012. with Ingrid Jensen trumpet & Matt Pavolka bass. Sets at 8:30 & 10:30 . $12 cover.

January 6th, 2017
PANGEA NEW YORK
Christine Tobin sings from her highly acclaimed CD ‘A Thousand Kisses Deep’. New versions of Cohen with guitarist Phil Robson. This is a double bill and in the second set singer Kelley Suttenfield sings her beautiful renditions of Neil Young. Tics available now at link below. Christine’s set starts 9:30pm sharp

January 7th, 2017
APAP NYC. Showcase performance with Matt Dusk. 7pm, Midtown Hilton. Free

January 8th, 2017
NEW YORK – APAP SHOWCASE
GAIL BOYD Artist Management presents APAP SHOWCASES SUNDAY, JANUARY 8th.
Christine Tobin with Gary Versace accordion & piano, Phil Robson guitar
Starts at 3pm at the HILTON HOTEL, NYC 53rd & Sixth Ave,
Regent Parlor, Second Floor. Christine’s set 3:30 – 4:00pm. Free!

January 13th, 2017
Linz, Austria. The Anton Bruckner University, Sonic Lab, Winter Jazz Nites. Jazz and improvised music
Contact: Herbert, Peter; Univ.Doz.
Registration: Registration NOT required
09:30 - 12:00 hours - Masterclass with Phil Robson (g)
19:30 o'clock -Peter Herbert's improvisational project playing the music by Phil Robson (g)

January 26th, 2017
South Coast Jazz Festival, UK playing with Alec Dankworth. Ropetackle arts ctr-
J-Sonics + Alec Dankworth Spanish Accents. Starts 7.30pm. TICKET PRICE: £20
Alec Dankworth’s long-standing love of all things Spanish provide the inspiration for this group. Metheny, Corea, even Rodrigo are reinvented alongside traditional folk songs and originals in flamenco rhythms creating a wonderful and authentic Spanish sound.
With Emily Dankworth voice, Mark Lockheart sax, Chris Garrick violin, Alec Dankworth bass, Demi Garcia percussion and Phil Robson guitar complete this unusual line-up.

Jan 30th, 2017
London, UK.
Ronnie Scott's late late show. Phil Robson quartet with Jim Watson piano, Oli Hayhurst bass & James Maddren drums. 11pm.
1 full band set then jam session 'till late

Jan 31st, 2017
Special guest appearance with the house band led by Clive Fenner at The Eastside Jazz Club, London. 8.30 - 11.00pm. £6 on the door.

Feb 2nd, 2017
LONDON, UK – VORTEX JAZZ CLUB with CHRISTINE TOBIN.
A mixed programme of songs from her acclaimed albums 'Sailing To Byzantium' & 'PELT'.
Gareth Lockrane flutes, Kate Shortt cello, Phil Robson guitar, Liam Noble piano
& Oli Hayhurst double bass. Doors 7:30pm Start 8pm. £15.

Feb 4th, 2017
GERMANY – WDR JAZZFEST with CHRISTINE TOBIN.
'Sailing To Byzantium' – Christine’s setting’s of WB Yeats poems with
Gareth Lockrane flutes, Kate Shortt cello, Phil Robson guitar, Liam Noble piano
& Oli Hayhurst double bass.
23:00 Uhr – Theater Gütersloh, Studiobühne.

Feb 13th, 2017
CORNELIA ST CAFE, Greenwich Village, NYC. Duo with SIMON MULLIGAN.
British born, NYC based pianist Simon Mulligan has been described by The Times of London as ‘the most abundantly gifted of pianists’, by Yehudi Menuhin as ‘one of the finest pianists I have ever had the pleasure of perform ing with’ and by Herbie Hancock as ‘phenomenal’! 8.30pm. $10.00 cover plus $10.00 minimum. 29, Cornelia Street, Greenwich Village, NYC 10014
Reservations: 212-989-9319.

Feb 16th, 2017
11th St bar with CHRISTINE TOBIN - Manhattan, NYC.
Christine sings with Phil Robson, guitar & Dave Whitford, double bass.
Full details tbc.

Feb 23rd, 2017
NEW YORK – IRISH ARTS CENTER
Tobin’s Run On 51 (1st show of new jazz series)
‘From Raglan Road to Green Dolphin Street’

A brand new jazz series curated by Christine & partner Phil Robson.
This first evening will explore Ireland’s own jazz journey with tales spanning the anti-jazz campaign of the 1930s to producing one of the world’s greatest jazz guitarists, Louis Stewart, a couple of decades later, to its contemporary jazz scene today. Featuring music from Christine & Phil & special guests Justin Carroll/Simon Jermyn Trio & the David O’Rourke
Trio with Peter Washington bass & Ryan Kerberle trombone,
as well as film clips relating to the theme. 8pm start
Book tics now https://web.ovationtix.com/trs/pe/10135156
by phone, call IAC’s box office at 866-811-4111


Feb 27th, 2017
BAR NEXT DOOR at La Lanterna with CHRISTINE TOBIN. Greenwich Village, NYC.
Christine sings with Phil Robson guitar & Harvie S. double bass.
Two sets 8;30pm & 10:30pm. $12 cover.

March 8th, 2017
NEW YORK – IRISH ARTS CENTER
Find Your Voice – workshop
Christine Tobin & Phil Robson present a vocal workshop which
will also appeal to instrumentalists as much as singers.
This workshop will focus on helping students express their true
voices, improve projection, sound and technique, as well as develop
interpretation, stylistic understanding, diction and reading of lyrics.
Carole King’s ‘Home Again’& Edgar Harburg/Burton Lane’s
‘Old Devil Moon’ will be the source material focused on during the
workshop and song sheets will be provided on the day.
For all levels of experience and lovers of good music! 6:30pm start

March 23rd, 2017
NEW YORK – IRISH ARTS CENTER
Tobin’s Run On 51 (2nd show of new jazz series)
‘Both Sides Now – The Melting Pot’

The evening will showcase what good things can happen when diverse
artists join forces. In the late 70’s legendary jazz bassist & composer
Charles Mingus invited Joni Mitchell to collaborate with him. The
result was the critically acclaimed Mingus album, a sound that was
contemporary, lyrical and complex. This show will explore
‘the song’ in jazz and we’ll hear artists who excel when crossing
genres. Featuring music from Christine & Phil, special guests,
grammy nominated vocalist Kate McGarry & guitarist Kieth Ganz
Duo Palooza and internationally renowned trumpeter Ingrid Jensen
with a quartet featuring Phil Robson, Jochen Rueckert & Marty Jaffe. Show starts at 8pm


April 8th, 2017
NEW YORK – IRISH ARTS CENTER
Fáilte Romhat A Dheoraí Dhil (Welcome Dear Wanderer)
An Artist Open House “You’re welcome here kind stranger…”
Join us for a celebration of New York City’s multicultural
landscape in an afternoon of music and words curated by
David O’Rourke and Seth Abramson. Adm free details of
artists performing & how to make reservations at link
http://irishartscenter.org/events/failte_romhat.html

April 13th, 2017
NYC - Silvana
6-8pm: with Peter Brainin- McBone Jazz Series. 300 W 116th St, New York, NY 10026. No cover!

April 13th, 2017
NYC - Drexler's
8.30-11pm: with the Alec Harper Quartet. 9 Avenue A, New York, 10009. No cover!

April 27th, 2017
NEW YORK – IRISH ARTS CENTER
Tobin’s Run On 51 (3rd show of new jazz series)
‘Rip, Rig & Panic’
This evening’s show takes its title from an album by the virtuosic
jazz musician Rahsaan Roland Kirk. He was an American jazz
multi-instrumentalist who played tenor saxophone, flute and
many other instruments. His unique boundary-pushing style,
onstage vitality, comic banter and political rantings epitomize
the zeitgeist of the 1960’s and the reshaping of the world as it was
known. A range of very special guests Zem Audu saxophone, Jed Levy flute & saxophone, Angelica Sanchez piano, James Genus double bass, Phil Robson guitar & Vinnie Sperazza drums. capture that spirit with more music, stories & fun on Tobin’s Run. Show starts at 8pm
To buy tics call Box Off. 866-811-4111 or book online

May 12th, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk Luton, Bedfordshire - The Bear Club. Address: 24a Guildford Street, Mill Yard. DOOR: 7.00PM. MUSIC: 8.30PM £10 / £9 / £5 (BK)

May 13th, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk London. Vortex Jazz Club. 1st night of 2. Time: 8:30pm. Address: 11 Gillet Square. Venue phone: 020 7254 4097. £15.00

May 14th, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk London. Vortex Jazz Club. 2nd night of 2. Time: 8:30pm. Address: 11 Gillet Square. Venue phone: 020 7254 4097. £15.00

May 15th, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk Gateshead, Hall 2 The Sage. Time: 8:00pm. Admission: £13.60. Box office: 0191 443 4661. Address: St Mary’s Square, Gateshead Quays.

May 17th, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk Bristol Fringe Cafe-Bar. Time: 8:00pm. Address: Clifton Village.

May 18th, 2017
UK - Ronnie Scott's early show, Frith St, London. Phil Robson quartet with Jim Watson piano, Dave Whitford bass & James Maddren drums.
Time: 7:00pm - 7:45pm.

May 19th, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk Colchester, Essex. Fleece Jazz at Stoke by Nayland Hotel. Time: 8:00pm. Address: Keepers Lane, Leavenheath. Venue phone: 01787 211865. Doors open 7.30pm.

May 20th, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk Derby Silk Mill Museum. Time: 8:00pm. Admission: £15. Box office: 07932 195408. Address: Silk Mill Lane. Venue phone: 07932 195408.

May 21st, 2017
UK - Birmingham Jazz. Alec Dankworth’s Spanish Accents. Alec Dankworth bass, Emily Dankworth voice, Jesus Olmedo dance/palmas, Mark Lockheart sax, Phil Robson guitar, Chris Garrick, Demi Garcia percussion. Jazz McIntyre Building, University College. Time: 5.30pm. This gig is part of Birmingham Jazz’s 2017 Legends Festival. UCB £12.50/£10 Members/Students £5

May 21st, 2017
UK - Partisans tour. http://www.partisans.org.uk Birmingham Jazz McIntyre Building, University College. Time: 8pm. This gig is part of Birmingham Jazz’s 2017 Legends Festival. UCB £12.50/£10 Members/Students £5

May 22nd, 2017
UK - Ronnie Scott's late show plus jam. Frith St, London. Phil Robson quartet with Jim Watson piano, Dave Whitford bass, drums tbc.
Time: 11:00pm - 2:30am.

June 3rd, 2017
Bar Next Door, La Lanterna Cafe, 129 MacDougal St, Greenwich Village NYC, NY 10012. The Phil Robson Trio featuring Phil Robson - guitar, Rob Garcia - drums & Peter Slavov - double bass. 3 Sets from 7:30-8:30, 9:30-10:30 and 11:30-12:30. There is a $12 cover per SET.

June 16th, 2017
Zinc Bar, Greenwich Village NYC with Peter Brainin and the new Quintet. $20 good for two sets at tables, no cover at the bar. 7PM & 8:30PM

UPCOMING GIGS…

June 20th, 2017
Duo with saxophonist Jure Pukl @ The Wayfarer, NYC. Private event.

June 24th, 2017
Private event - with bassist Peter Brendler's trio, NYC.

June 27th, 2017
Bar Next Door, La Lanterna Cafe, 129 MacDougal St, Greenwich Village NYC, NY 10012. Robson will be guesting with saxophonist Ben Bryden's trio with Desmond White on Bass and Rajiv Jayaweera on Drums. Sets 8:30 to 9:45pm and 10:30 to 11:45pm. $12.00 cover-all night.

July 12th, 2017
JAZZ STANDARD NEW YORK
Christine Tobin ‘Detour Ahead’ with Phil Robson guitar, Rene Hart
upright bass & Rob Garcia drums. Playing a rich mix of material drawing
on her various projects including Christine’s original songs alongside
new arrangements of Leonard Cohen from her highly acclaimed
‘A Thousand Kisses Deep’ album and also some choice classics. 7:30 & 9:30pm, tickets $25.
Buy tics now at: Phone 212-576-2232

July 27th, 2017
SLIGO IRELAND
The Yeats International Summer School -‘Sailing To Byzantium’. Christine Tobin voice & composition, Gareth Lockrane flutes, Phil Robson guitar, Kate Shortt cello, Francesco Turrisi piano & Dave Whitford, double bass. Sligo Jazz Project, Hawk’s Well Theatre and the Yeats International Summer School join to present a celebration of W. B. Yeats in words and music from Christine Tobin, Irish singer-songwriter, composer and award winning jazz vocalist. ‘Sailing To Byzantium’ is a collection beautiful musical settings of 12 poems by W.B Yeats. Hawkswell Theatre, 8pm. €18/€15conc./€9 u18s

October 12th, 2017
Tobin's Run On 51. Tobin & Robson host another night of great music & mixed media at the Irish Arts Center, West 51st St, between 10th & 11th Ave, NYC. The theme for this show is 'Riverside Records celebrating the fact that the IAC is on the original Riverside studio site & marking the end of an era before the expansion of the IAC building. Full details of musicians etc. soon.

October 26 to November 12, 2017
CHRISTINE TOBIN TRIO UK TOUR - details coming soon