Tours currently being organized around these dates so please contact Arthur for bookings!

August 20–Sept. 1: Honk Kong/China/Macau possible
November 15-30: Europe (UK, possibly Austria, Hungary)

Brazil, Russia

Current 2019 Calendar (lots more to come!)

Monday February 18
Recording Session
Carriage House Studio, Stamford CT

Sunday February 24
3-4pm, Brazilian Vibes Concert
Norwalk Public Library, Norwalk CT

Monday April 8
9-11a, Concert/Workshop World Language & Arts Festival
Wilton High School, Wilton CT

April 17-25 UTAH Tour
April 17 - Weber State Univ, Ogden, UT

April 18-20 - Southern Utah University, Cedar Falls, UT
Workshop, Concert, Talking Sticks Screening Utah Premiere!

April 22 - Canyon View HS, Cedar Falls, UT
April 23 - Herrriman HS, Herriman, UT
April 24 - Open – contact me for booking
April 25 - Ridgeline, HS, Millville UT

Sunday April 27
Brasilian Vibes Trio (time tba)
CT PAS Day Of Percussion Festival, Westport CT

Friday May 3
8pm - Brazilian Vibes Trio
Montpelier Arts Center, Laurel, MD

Friday May 24
7pm – Wilton Steel Community Band
Private engagement, Wilton CT

Saturday June 8
7p – Caribbean Cruisers private event

Saturday June 22
6p – Caribbean Cruisers private event
Long Island, NY

Saturday July 13
7:30pm – Caribbean Cruisers concert
Greenwood Lake, NY

Saturday July 27
8p – Caribbean Cruisers private event

Saturday Aug 17
7p - Caribbean Cruisers private event

August 25 – Sept. 1 FAR EAST TOUR (pending)
Hong Kong/China/Macau tba

Saturday Oct 5
7p – Mexicali Marimba Band
Americares Gala Benefit, Purchase, NY

Nov 15-30 EUROPE Tour
Thurs Nov 28 - w/ Nic Saunders Trio, Southsea Jazz Club, UK
more dates to follow

2018 Highlights

AUSTRALIA, Brisbane – Doo Bop Jazz Bar * Arthur Lipner Quartet
AUSTRALIA, Canberra - Groove Warehouse * Clinic/Concert
AUSTRALIA, Ivanhoe – Ivanhoe Grammar School * Workshop
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne – First Australian Vibraphone Competition (Adjudicator)
AUSTRALIA, Melbourne – Univ of Melbourne * Workshop/Concert
BELGIUM, Rumbeke * Talking Sticks Screening/Workshop/Concert
ENGLAND, London - Purcell School * Workshop
ENGLAND, Manchester - Royal Northern College of Music * Workshop
ENGLAND, Petersfield - Bedales School Clinic/Concert
ENGLAND, Sandbach - Love Music Trust Workshop
SCOTLAND, Edinburgh * Talking Sticks Screening/Workshop/Concert
WALES, Cardiff - Royal Welsh College of Music & Dance Workshop
Americares 35th Gala, Purchase NY * Mexicali Marimba Band
Briarcliff, NY BOCES * Brasilian Vibes Trio
Greenwood Lake, NY * Caribbean Cruisers concert
Interplay Jazz Camp, Woodstock, VT
Jazz Forum, Tarrytown, NY * Brasilian Vibes Trio Live recording/concert
Lebewohl Park Concert Series, NYC, NY * Brasilian Vibes Band
Lighthouse Film Society, Long Beach Island, NJ * Talking Sticks Screening/Workshop
Shenandoah University, Winchester VA * Workshop
Weston High School, Weston CT * Guest Concert w/ Wind & Jazz Ensembles, Talking Sticks screening

Archived Performance Highlights
(see Discography for recordings released)


Palencia, Spain * Diputación Provincial de Palencia concert
Segovia, Spain * Percucyl Festival workshop
Americares 30th Anniv Gala, Purchase, NY * Mexicali Marimba Band
BB King’s NYC * concert Brasilian Music Soul
Blue Note Jazz Club, NYC * concert Brasilian Vibes
Eastern Kentucky State Univ, Richmond, KY * workshop
Henry Clay HS, Lexington, KY * concert guest artist
High School for Performing Arts, Houston, TX * workshop
Ives Center For Performing Arts, Danbury, CT * concert
Levitt Pavilion, Westport, CT * concert Brasilian Vibes
Morehead State Univ, Morehead, KY * workshop
Nordic Sound Big Band, Bridgeport, CT * concert
PASIC Concert Brasilian Vibes Trio, Indianapolis, IN
Recorded (3) solo albums in NYC *
Sam Houston Univ, Huntsville, TX ( workshop
Silk 'N Sounds Chorus, North Haven, CT * guest artist
Slyfest ’12 Music Festival, Sherman, NY * concert Brasilian Vibes Trio
Southampton, NY * Arthur Lipner Jazz Trio concert
Stephen F. Austin Univ, Nacogdoches, TX * workshop

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil * Arthur Lipner Group concert Club Triboz
Rio De Janeiro, Brazil * Interview/perf "Um Cafe La Em Casa" show w/ Nelson Faria
Sao Paulo, Brazil * Guest w/ Celso De Almeida quartet SESC Consolaçao
Sao Paulo, Brazil * Guest w/ Celso De Almeida quartet SESC Campo Limpo
Americares Annual Gala, NY * Arthur Lipner Trio
BB King’s, NYC * w/ Brasilian Music Soul
Blue Note jazz club, NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
Great Neck, NY Steppingstone Concert Series * w/ Brasilian Vibes
Ives Center for the Performing Arts, Danbury, CT * w/ Wilton Steel
Mississippi State Univ * Workshop
New York Public Library, NYC * Arthur Lipner Jazz Trio
Recorded (5) solo albums in NYC * details upon 2017 release
Recorded album #2 with vocalist Norm Drubner
Slyfest ’11, Buffalo NY * w/ Brasilian Music Soul
Subrosa, NYC * w/ Brasilian Music Soul
Symphony Space NYC * Talking Sticks Screening/Concert
Univ. Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg MS * Concert/Workshop


ABC’s The View * w/ The Caribbean Cruisers
Americares Annual Gala, NY * Arthur Lipner Trio
BB King’s, NYC * w/ Brasilian Music Soul
Blue Note jazz club, NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
Illinois Day of Percussion, Chicago IL workshop
Iridium, NYC * w/ Brasilian Music Soul
Las Vegas Academy of Music, Las Vegas, NV workshop/concert
Levitt Pavilion, Westport CT * w/ Brasilian Vibes
Messiah College, Mechanicsburg, PA workshop
Pompano Jazz Festival, Pompano Beach FL * w/ Nanny Assis
Slyfest ’10, Buffalo NY * w/ Brasilian Music Soul
Univ of Central Florida, Orlando, FL workshop
Univ. of Florida, Gainesville, FL workshop
Vincennes Univ., Vincennes, IN * Arthur Lipner & Brasilian Music Soul
Ware Center, Lancaster PA * w/ Portal Percussion Trio

Rio De Janeiro, Brazil Univ. Fed Rio de Janeiro * workshop, concerts, recording sessions
Hertfordshire, England Purcell School * workshop
London, England Guild Hall School of Music * workshop
Istanbul, Turkey MIAM * workshop , recording session
Izmir, Turkey Yasar University * workshop/concert,
Reyjkavik, Iceland Tonlistarskoli Reykjavikur * workshop/Concert/Talking Sticks screening
Reyjkavik, Iceland * recording session w/ Ragga Grondal

Blue Note jazz club, NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
Fairfield Theater Company, Fairfield, CT * w/ Band Together
Great Neck, NY Steppingstone Concert Series * w/ Brasilian Vibes
Hartland Jazz Festival, Hartland, VT * concert, Talking Sticks screening
New Haven International Film Festival, New Haven, CT * Talking Sticks World premiere
Percussive Arts Society Int’l Convention, Indianapolis, IN * Talking Sticks screening
Sounds of Brazil (SOB’s), NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
United Airlines Inflight Safety Video recording session, NYC

American Heart Association, Westport, CT * w/ Wilton Steel
Blue Note jazz club, NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
Georgia State Univ., Atlanta, GA
Iowa State Univ, Ames, IA * residency teaching + concerts
Jacksonville State Univ, Jacksonville, AL
New York Univ, NYC * concert guest artist w/ jazz ensemble
Puerto Rico Conservatory of Music, San Juan, PR * workshop
Univ. of Alabama, Birmingham, AL * workshop
Univ. of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS
Univ. West Georgia, Carrolton, GA * workshop
Yale University Jazz Festival, New Haven, CT * Arthur Lipner Trio
Zinc Bar, NYC * w/ Vanessa Falabella

Leuven, Belgium Music School * workshop
London, England Trinity/Laban Conservatoire * workshop
London, England Guild Hall School of Music * workshop, concert guest artist
Mol, Belgium Music School * workshop
Manchester, UK Int’l Percussion Festival Royal Northern College * workshop, concert guest artist
Tilburg, Holland Fontys Conservatory * workshop
Wells, England * workshop, concert guest artist

Americares Annual Gala, NY * Arthur Lipner Trio
Branford Jazz Festival, Branford, CT w/ Brasilian Vibes
Fairfield Theater Company, Fairfield, CT * w/ Band Together
Radio City Music Hall, NYC * steel drum guest
Sounds of Brazil (SOB’s), NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
Univ. of Delaware, Newark DE * concert guest artist

Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil * workshop
Programma Do Jo tv show (Brazilian David Letterman), Sao Paulo, Brazil * w/ John Gaucho
Santo Scenarium club, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil * concert + recording session
UNESP Sao Paulo State Univ, Sao Paulo, Brazil * workshop
Universidade do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil * workshop
Consulate of Mexico, NYC * Arthur Lipner Trio
Kitano jazz club, NYC * w/ Scot Albertson
Save The Children, Westport CT * Arthur Lipner Trio
Sounds of Brazil (SOB’s), NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
Texas State Univ, San Marcos, TX * workshops
Tomi jazz Club, NYC * w/ Scot Albertson
Univ. of Delaware Steel Band Festival, Newark DE * concert guest artist

Colegio Mayor, Chaclacayo, PERU * concert
Lima, Peru ICPNA * workshop, concert guest artist
Denton Jazz Festival, Denton, TX * concert guest w/ Eric “The Scortch” Scortia
Eastern CT State Univ, Willimantic, CT * * workshop
Fairfield Theater Company, Fairfield, CT * w/ Band Together
Laurie Beechman Theater, NYC * w/ Scot Albertson
Sounds of Brazil (SOB’s), NYC * w/ Nanny Assis
St. Peter’s Jazz Series, NYC * w/ Scot Albertson
Univ. of North Texas, Denton TX * workshop, concert guest artist
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Past Appearances
Arthur Lipner has appeared at many venues around the world. In addition to jazz clubs, festivals and industrials, he is one of the most in-demand guest lecturers in the field of percussion. These have included a wide range of appearances, from some of the most prestigious conservatories on the globe to small community colleges in the foothills of the Appalachians.

Queensland Conservatory
Australian National University
Festival of the Contemporary Arts
Sydney Conservatorium
Antwerpen Conservatory
Antwerpen, BELGIUM (2 times)
Boom Music Schule
Lemmings Institute
Leuven Music Schule
Mol Conservatorium
Casa Thomas Jefferson
Brasilia, BRAZIL
Universidade Federal do Brasilia
Brasilia, BRAZIL
Ritmos da Terra 2002
Campinas, BRAZIL
Campinas, BRAZIL
Cine Art UFF
(w/National Symphony
Orchestra of Brazil)
Niteroi, BRAZIL
Theatro Sao Pedro
Porto Allegre, BRAZIL
Armazem Digital
Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL (3 times)
Cais do Oriente
Rio De Janeiro, BRAZIL
Fundacao Progressao
Rio De Janeiro, BRAZIL
Sala Cecilia Meirelles
Rio de Janeiro, BRAZIL
(w/ National Symphony Orchestra of Brazil)
Santo Scenarium
Rio De Janeiro, BRAZIL
Universidade Federal do Rio De Janeiro
Rio De Janeiro, BRAZIL
IInd Latin-American Perc. Festival
Santa Maria, BRAZIL
Universidade Federal do Santa Maria Santa Maria, BRAZIL
Bar Ao Vivo
Sao Paulo, BRAZIL
Centro de Estudos Musicais
Tom Jobim
Sao Paulo, BRAZIL
Universidade Livre de Musica (ULM)

Sao Paolo, BRAZIL (2 times)
Drumfest 2006
Halifax, Nova Scotia, CANADA
Plaza del Pueblo
Alajuela, COSTA RICA
Plaza del Pueblo
Plaza del Pueblo
Monteverde, COSTA RICA
Irazu Conference Center
Plaza del Pueblo
Dom Kulture
Bjelovar, CROATIA
Int'l Percussion Ensemble Week
Bjelovar, CROATIA
Hrvatski glazbeni zavod
Birmingham Conservatoire
Birmingham, ENGLAND (2 times)
Chethams Music School
Manchester ENGLAND (2 times)
Felsted School
Southsted, ENGLAND
Guildhall School of Music
London, ENGLAND (2 times)
Huddersfield University
Yorkshire, ENGLAND
Purcell School
Hertfordshire, ENGLAND
Royal College of Music
London, ENGLAND (2 times)
Royal Northern College of Music
Manchester, ENGLAND (2 times)
Trinity/Laban Conservatoire of Music
Wells Cathedral School
Baiser Sale Club
Conservatoire Superieur
7th Festival de Percussion
Dagara Music Center
Medie, GHANA
Muiderpoort Music Festival
Amsterdam, HOLLAND
Sweelinck Conservatorium
Amsterdam, HOLLAND
Cafe De Zet
Bergen op Zoom, HOLLAND
Witte Zwaan
Berlicum, HOLLAND
Spiegel Jazz Club
Groningen, HOLLAND
Hertogenbosch, HOLLAND
Cafe De Boulevard
Hertogenbosch, HOLLAND
Fontys Brabants Conservatorium
(Guest Faculty for 5 years)
Tilburg, HOLLAND
Paradox Club
Tilburg, HOLLAND
Voortuin Club
Tilburg, HOLLAND
Cafe Rosenberg
Reykjavik, ICELAND
Tonlistarskoli Reykjavikur
Reykjavik, ICELAND
Royal Horse Jazz Club
Osaka, JAPAN
Domo Market
Tokyo, JAPAN
Hobbit Mura Gakko School
Tokyo, JAPAN
Japan Percussion Center
Tokyo, JAPAN
Japan Percussion Society
Tokyo, JAPAN
Asean Jazz Festival
Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Barn Thai Club
Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Hard Rock Cafe
Kuala Lumpur, MALAYSIA
Club Med
Buccaneer's Creek, MARTINIQUE
IVth International Festival de Marimbistas
Chiapas, MEXICO
IInd International Week of Percussion
UNAM, Mexico City, MEXICO
Universidad Nacional Aut Noma de Mexico
Mexico City, MEXICO
The Royal Palace
Marakech, MOROCCO
Christchurch Polytechnic Jazz School Christchurch, NEW ZEALAND
Wellington Polytechnic Conservatorium
Wellington, NEW ZEALAND
Norwegian Academy of Music
Colegio Mayor
Chaclacayo, PERU
Conservatorio Nacional de Musica
San Juan, PERU
ICPNA/Lima Jazz Festival
Lima, PERU
IIIrd Int'l Percussion Festival
Lima, Peru
Jazz Zone Club
Lima, PERU
Nat'l Conservatory of Music
JazzArt Performance Space
Community Center
Glogow, POLAND
VIIth International Percussion Festival
Club Haarlem
Zielona Gora, POLAND
2nd Int'l Percussion Festival
Edinburgh Percussion Festival
Edinburgh, SCOTLAND
Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama
Radio Televizija Slovenia
Ljubljana, SLOVENIA
Conservatorio Superior Musica de Arriaga
Bilbao, SPAIN
Conservatorio de Musica de Communidad Madrid
Madrid, SPAIN
Taller Musicos Club
Madrid, SPAIN
Conservatorio Superior Musica de Murcia
Murcia, SPAIN
Conservatorio Musica de Riba-Roja
Riba-Roja, SPAIN
Conservatorio Superior Musica de Valencia
Valencia, SPAIN
Conservatorio Superior Musica de Vigo
Int'l Day of Percussion
Stockholm, SWEDEN
Royal College of Music
Stockholm, SWEDEN
Swedish Academy of Music (SAMI) Stockholm, SWEDEN
ITU MIAM Center for
Advanced Studies in Music

Istanbul, Turkey
Yasar University
Izmir, Turkey


AmeriCares Foundation, Westchester, NY
Association of Performing Arts Presenters, NYC, NY
ATT (numerous tv commercials), NYC, NY
Auburn University, Auburn, AL
Baylor University, Waco, TX
Bethune-Cook Community College, Daytona, FL
Biloxi Visitors Center, Biloxi, MS
Blue Note jazz club, NYC, NY (5 times)
Boston Conservatory, Boston, MA
Bowling Green State University, Bowling Green, OH (2 times)
Brigham Young University, Provo, UT
British Telecom, NYC, NY
Butler University, Indianapolis, IN
Calvin Klein, NYC, NY
Cameron University, Lawton, OK
CBS This Morning, NYC, NY
Cent. Missouri St. Univ., Warrensburg, MO
Central Park Zoo, NYC, NY
Citibank, NYC, NY
Clemson University, Clemson, SC (2 times)
Concordia College, Moorhead, MN
Cosmopolitan magazine, NYC, NY
CreditSuisse, NYC, NY
Democratic National Committee, NYC, NY
Denver School of the Arts, Denver, CO
Directions For Our Youth, Harlem, NYC
Dobbyns-Bennet HS, Kingsport, TN
Drummers Collective, NYC (faculty)
Duquesne University, Pittsburgh, PA
East Carolina University, Greenville, NC
E.Texas State University, Commerce, TX
Eastern Kentucky University, Richmond, KY
Eden Prairie High School, Eden Prairie, MN (2 times)
Edinboro University, Edinboro, PA
Emory University, Atlanta, GA
Emporia State University, Emporia, KS
Fuji TV Japan (tv show), NYC, NY
The GAP (print shoot), NYC, NY
General Electric (tv commercial), NYC, NY
Georgia State Univ., Atlanta, GA
Glassboro State College, Glassboro, NJ
Glenville State College, Glenville, WV
Goldman Sachs, NYC, NY
Google Inc., NYC, NY
Gustavus Adolphus College, St. Peter, MN
Houston Community College, Houston, TX
Illiana Day of Percussion, St. John, IN
Indiana State University, Terre Haute, IN
Indiana University, Bloomington, IN
Indiana University, Indiana, PA (2 times)
Iowa State University, Ames, IA
Jacksonville University, Jacksonville, FL
Jacksonville State University, Jacksonville, GA
Japan Travel Bureau, NYC, NY
James Madison U., Harrisonburg, VA
Jersey City State College, Jersey City, NJ
The Juilliard School, NYC
Kent State University, Kent, OH
KOSA Music, Castleton, VT
Levitt Pavilion, Westport, CT
Lipton Tea (tv commercial), NYC, NY
Lovett School, Atlanta, GA
LSU, Baton Rouge, LA
Marshall University, Huntington, WV
Mesa State University, Grand Junction, CO
Middle Tennessee State Univ., Murfreesboro, TN
Midwest Band and Orchestra Clinic, Chicago, IL
Minnesota Perc. Association Symposium, Eden Prairie, MN
Missouri Western State College, St. Joseph, MO
Murray State University, Murray, KY
Museum of Modern Art, NYC, NY
Museum of Natural History, NYC, NY
New Canaan HS, New Canaan, CT
New York Times, NYC, NY
New York University, NYC, NY
Northeastern LA University, Monroe, LA
Northwestern College, St. Paul, MN
Northwestern University, Evanston, IL
Ohio University, Athens, OH
Oklahoma University, Norman, OK (2 times)
Oklahoma State University, Stillwater, OK
PAS International Headquarters Concert Series, Lawton, OK
Penn State University, State College, PA
People Magazine, NYC, NY
Pepsi Corporation, Westchester, NY
Purdue University, Purdue, IN
Rowan University, Glassboro, NJ
Samford University, Birmingham, AL
Seagrams, NYC, NY
Sesame Street (tv recording sessions), NYC, NY
Seventh Avenue South, NYC, NY
SOB's, NYC, NY (10 times)
Sony Pictures, NYC, NY
South Street Seaport, NYC, NY
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, TX (2 times)
Sports Illustrated, NYC, NY
St. Mary's University, San Antonio, TX (2 times)
Southwest Texas State University, San Antonio, TX
State University of New York, Fredonia, NY
State University of New York, Potsdam, NY
State University of New York, Purchase, NY (faculty)
Texas Christian University, Fort Worth, TX
Texas Music Educators Association (TMEA), San Antonio, TX
Texas Tech University, Lubbock, TX (2 times)
Truman State University, Kirksville, MO
United Way International, NYC, NY
University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL
University of Alabama, Tuscaloosa, AL
University of Arizona, Tucson, AZ
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR
University of Bridgeport, Bridgeport, CT (Dir. Percussion Studies)
University of Central Florida, Orlando, FL (2 times)
University of Colorado, Boulder, CO
University of Colorado, Denver, CO
University of Delaware, Newark, DE (2 times)
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL
University of Georgia, Athens, GA (2 times)
University of Houston, Houston, TX
University of Illinois, Champaign, IL (2 times)
University of Kansas, Lawrence, KS
University of Kentucky, Lexington, KY
University of Maryland, College Park, MD
University of Memphis, Memphis, TN
University of Miami, Miami, FL (4 times)
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO
University of Montana, Missoula, MN
University of Nevada, Las Vegas, NV
University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, NM
University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC
University of North Carolina, Greenville, NC
University of North Texas, Denton, TX (3 times)
University of Northern Colorado, Greeley, CO
University of Southern Mississippi, Hattiesburg, MS
University of Tennessee, Knoxville, TN
University of Texas, Austin, TX
University of Texas, El Paso, TX
University of The Arts, Philadelphia, PA
University of West Georgia, Carrollton, GA
University of Wisconsin, Eau Claire, WI
Utah State University, Logan, UT
VanderCook College, Chicago, IL
Virgin Atlantic Airways, NYC, NY
Washburn University, Topeka, KS (2 times)
Weber State University, Ogden, UT
West Chester State University, West Chester, PA
West Texas State University, Canyon, TX
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV
Western Connecticut State College, Danbury, CT (3 times)
Wichita State University, Wichita Falls, Kansas
Winona State University, Winona, MN (2 times)
Winterguard Intl., Meadowlands, NJ
Yale University, New Haven, CT
Young Harris Univ., Young Harris, GA
Youngstown State U., Youngstown, OH
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