Wes Taylor

Artists and companies I work with:

Daniel Thornton

Don Grusin

Don Spenser - ACMF

DreamWorld on the Gold Coast

Kate Ceberano

Keith Urban

Kylie Sackley

Lee Groves - Level 7 Studios

Marina Prior

Mark Eady - Ozworks

Megan Washington

Michael Fix

Movie World on the Gold Coast

Murdifications

Ozhornz

Queensland Symphony Orchestra

Richard Gilewitz

Sanderson International

Sean O'Boyle

Sean Dennehy - Dennehy Productions

Seef Mall - Bahrain

Simon Gardner

Tjuppuru - Digibone

Tommy Emmanuel

Troy Cassar-Daley

Under Water World

 

and many more...

Corri Taylor - Co-Director, and best friend

Jacob Taylor

Samuel Taylor - WEB MASTER

Steve Francis - Drummer

Andrew Johnson - Bass and Trumpet

Recent Performance Highlights

 

2011

Wicked the Musical - Brisbane Season QPAC - Dbl and E Bass

Topology chamber music ensemble performance - Dbl & E Bass

 Lance Friend album - E Bass

 

2010

Avenue Q - Brisbane Season QPAC - Dbl & E Bass

Mamma Mia - Brisbane Season QPAC - E Bass

Sarah Archer album (Universal artist) - E Bass

 

2009

Steven Jaymes album - Dbl & E Bass

 

2008

The Mikado - Brisbane QPAC - E Bass

Francesca De Valance Album - Dbl & E Bass

 

2007

Miss Saigon - Brisbane QPAC - Dbl & E Bass

Adam Lopez album ( ABC artist) - E Bass

 

2006

Dusty the Musical - Brisbane QPAC - E Bass

Cloudland Ballet with Qld Ballet - QPAC - Dbl &E Bass

 

Andrew Johnson is a creative musician with a wide range of performing experience in jazz, pop, rock and country, classical and world music. He holds a Bachelor of Music with honours in performance and has worked extensively on both bass and trumpet across many musical genres. As a trumpet player Andrew has performed with the Queensland Symphony and Philharmonic orchestras for numerous concerts, Opera and Ballet seasons, studio recordings and live broadcasts. He has also played with a number of notable jazz ensembles, backed major artists such as James Morrison and performed in theatre shows 'Shout', 'How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying' and 'Glamalot'. While living in London on a working holiday (’98-2000), Andrew performed on bass at well known venues The Jazz Café, WKD and The Orange and recorded for a number of compilations, most notably Snowboy’s “The True Jazz Dance Sessions”. On his return to Brisbane he has since performed on bass with many well-known Australian artists including James Morrison, Kate Ceberano, Christine Anu, Doug Parkinson, David Campbell, Caroline O'Connor, Tom Burlinson, Rhonda Birchmore, Debbie Byrne, Grace Knight, Glen Shorrock and Mark Sholtez, as well as playing Bass with The Queensland Orchestra for Riverfestival and 'Australia's Leading Ladies'. He has recorded for the ABC with Adam Lopez and jazz group Blackwood as well as for the Crocodile Hunter television series. His Bass and Trumpet can be heard on Bindi Irwin’s  “Kid Fitness” DVD, albums by local artists and on several television commercials. Andrew has also played bass for the Brisbane seasons of 'Dusty – The Musical’, 'Miss Saigon', 'The Mikado' , 'Avenue Q', 'Mamma Mia' and ‘Wicked – The Musical’.

 

Dale Rabic - Keyboards

Richard Thayil - Keyboards and Trombone