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December 27, 2005
8:00 pm
Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, New Jersey 07960 New Jersey Jazz Society, Jazz at the Bickford Theatre, Johnny Varro, solo piano

January 6, 2006
8:00 pm
Citrus College, Haugh Performing Arts Center, 1000 W. Foothill Boulevard, Glendora, California 91741 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 7, 2006
7:30 pm
California Center for the Arts, 340 N. Escondido Boulevard, Escondido, California 92025 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 8, 2006
7:00 pm
McCallum Theatre, 73000 Fred Waring Drive, Palm Desert, California 92260 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 9, 2006
8:00 pm
Norris Theatre, 27570 Crossfield Drive, Rolling Hills Estates, California 90274 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 10, 2006
7:30 pm
Turlock Community Theatre, 1574 E. Canal Drive, Turlock, California 95380 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 11, 2006
8:00 pm
Sunset Theatre, San Carlos Street at 9th Avenue, Carmel, California Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 12, 2006
8:00 pm
Pepperdine University, Smothers Theatre, 24255 Pacific Coast Highway, Malibu, California 90263 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 14, 2006
8:00 pm
Ikeda Theatre, 1 E. Main Street, Mesa, Arizona 85201 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 15, 2006
3:00 pm
Webb Center, 1090 S. Vulture Mine Road, Wickenburg, Arizona 85390 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 19, 2006
8:00 pm
Southern Methodist University, McFarlin Auditorium, 6405 Boaz Lane, Dallas, Texas 75275 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 20, 2006
7:30 pm
Art's Alive, Cowan Center, 3900 University Boulevard, Tyler, Texas 75799 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 21, 2006
7:30 pm
Lutcher Theater, 707 Main Avenue, Orange, Texas 77630 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 22, 2006
3:00 & 7:00 pm
The Grand 1894 Opera House, 2020 Post Office Street, Galveston, Texas 77550 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 23, 2006
7:00 pm
Coughlin-Saunders Performing Arts Center, 1202 3rd Street, Alexandria, Louisiana 71301 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 24 & 25, 2006
7:30 pm
Monroe Civic Center Theatre, 401 Lee Joyner Expressway, Louisiana 71210 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 26, 2006
7:00 pm
Naval Aviation Museum, 1750 Radford Boulevard, Pensacola, Florida 32508 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 27, 2006
8:00 pm
Opelika Center for Performing Arts, Opelika, Alabama Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 28, 2006
8:00 pm
USCB Performing Arts Center, Beaufort, South Carolina Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 29, 2006
4:00 pm
Thrasher-Home Center for the Arts Main Stage, Orange Park, Florida Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

January 31, 2006
1:00 pm
Ruth Eckerd Hall, 1111 N. Mcmullen Booth Road, Clearwater, Florida 33759 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 1, 2006
2:00 pm
Jazz Club of Sarasota , Van Wenzel Hall, 777 N. Tamiami Trail, Sarasota, Florida 34236 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 2, 2006
8:00 pm
Polk Theatre, 127 S. Florida Avenue, Lakeland, Florida 33801 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 3, 2006
8:00 pm
Thomasville Cultural Center, Thomasville, Georgia Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 4, 2006
7:30 pm
Bill Heard Theatre, RiverCenter PAC, 935 First Avenue, Columbus, Georgia 31901 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 5, 2006
3:00 pm
Olive Swann Porter Hall , 140 Ram Drive, Covington, Georgia 30014 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 7, 2006
7:30 pm
Stanley County Agricultural Civic Center, Albemarle, North Carolina Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 10, 2006
7:30 pm
Brunswick Community College, Odell Williamson Auditorium , 50 College Road NW, Supply, North Carolina 28462 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 11, 2006
7:30 pm
J. E. Broyhill Civic center, 1913 Hickory Boulevard SE, Lenoir, North Carolina 28645 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 12, 2006
7:00 pm
Paramount Theater, 215 E. Main Street, Charlottesville, Virginia 22902 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 14, 2006
7:30 pm
American Theater, 125 E. Mellen Street, Hampton, Virginia 23663 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 15, 2006
8:00 pm
Smithsonian Resident Associate Program, Lisner Auditorium, George Washington University, 730 21st Street NW, Washington, DC 20006 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 17, 2006
8:00 pm
Community Theatre, 100 South Street, Morristown, New Jersey 07960 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 18, 2006
8:00 pm
Schubert Theatre, 247 College Street, New Haven, Connecticut 06510 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 19, 2006
3:00 pm
Stony Brook University, Staller Center for the Arts, Stony Brook, New York 11794 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 21, 2006
2:00 pm
Count Basie Theatre, 99 Monmouth Street, Red Bank, New Jersey 07701 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 22, 2006
8:00 pm
Rhode Island College, Roberts Auditorium, 600 Mount Pleasant Avenue, Providence, Rhode Island 02908 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 24, 2006
7:30 pm
Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George Street, York, Pennsylvania 17401 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 25, 2006
8:00 pm
Rutgers University Camden Campus, Gordon Theater, Camden, New Jersey Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

February 26, 2006
3:00 pm
Long Island University, C. W. Post Campus, Tilles Center, 720 Northern Boulevard, Greenvale, New York 11548 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 2, 2006
8:00 pm
Proctors Theatre, 432 State Street, Schenectady, New York 12305 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 3, 2006
8:00 pm
The War Memorial, Memorial Drive, Trenton, New Jersey 08608 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 4, 2006
8:00 pm
Mount Lebanon High School, 155 Cochran Road, Mount Lebanon, Pennsylvania 15228 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 5, 2006
7:00 pm
The Ritz Theatre, 30 S. Washington Street, Tiffin, Ohio 44883 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 7, 2006
7:30 pm
Shawnee State University, Vern Riffe Center, Portsmouth, Ohio Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 8, 2006
8:00 pm
The Valentine Theatre, 410 Adams Street, Toledo, Ohio 43604 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 9, 2006
7:30 pm
Macomb Center, 44575 Garfield Road, Clinton Township, Michigan 48038 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 11, 2006
8:00 pm
Rialto Square Theatre, 102 N. Chicago Street, Joliet, Illinois 60432 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 12, 2006
8:00 pm
Overture Hall, Madison Cultural Arts District, 201 State Street, Madison Wisconsin 53703 Benny Goodman Tribute, Ken Peplowski band, Johnny Varro piano

March 16-18, 2006 Montréal Bistro, 65 Sherbourne Street, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Jim Galloway presents “A WEE JAZZ PARTY” with his friends Bucky Pizzarelli, Johnny Varro, John Allred, Allan Vache, Don Vickery, Archie Alleyne, Neil Swainson, Rosemary Galloway, Dave Young

March 31-April 1, 2006 Seawell Ballroom, 1050 13th Street, Denver, Colorado 80204 The Summit Jazz Foundation, Swinging Jazz Artists: Jon-Erik Kellso, trumpet; Anat Cohen, reeds, flute; Johnny Varro, piano; James Chirillo, guitar; Paul Keller, bass; Pete Siers, drums

April 22, 2006
8:00 pm
92nd Street Y, Kaufmann Concert Hall, Lexington Avenue at 92nd Street, New York, New York Songs of the 1930s: Annette Sanders, vocals; Dick Hyman, piano; Derek Smith, piano; Johnny Varro, piano; Vince Giordano & The Nighthawks

April 24, 2006
8:00 pm
Morris Museum, 6 Normandy Heights Road, Morristown, New Jersey 07960 New Jersey Jazz Society, Jazz at the Bickford Theatre: Johnny Varro, piano; Jon-Erik Kellso, trumpet; and others

April 28-30, 2006 Colorado Springs, Colorado Jazz Fest

May 19-21, 2006 MCM Grande Hotel Fundome , 6201 E. Highway 80, Odessa, Texas 79762 West Texas Jazz Society, The 40th Annual West Texas Jazz Party

May 26-29, 2006 Sacramento, California Sacramento Traditional Jazz Society, Sacramento Jazz Jubilee

June 10-11, 2006 Madison campus of Fairleigh Dickinson University, 146 Park Avenue, Florham Park, New Jersey 07932New Jersey Jazz Society, New Jersey Jazzfest

June 23-25, 2006 Elkhart, Indiana Elkhart Jazz Festival

August 3-6, 2006 La Crosse, Wisconsin The La Crosse Area Jazz Society, Great River Jazz Fest

August 31-September 4, 2006 Los Angeles Airport Marriott Hotel, 5855 W. Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90045 Sweet & Hot Music Festivival

November 4-12, 2006 Civitavecchia (for Rome), Italy, to
Funchal, Madeira, Portugal
Regent Seven Seas Cruise on ship Seven Seas Voyager

November 12-20, 2006 Funchal, Madeira, Portugal, to
Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA
Regent Seven Seas Cruise on ship Seven Seas Voyager

January 17, 2007 Gusman Concert Hall, University of Miami, 1314 Miller Road, Coral Gables, Florida Arbors Records presents a free memorial concert in honor of Jeanette "Lady Jazz" Russell and Ray "St. Louie Ray" Sauerwein, with The Statesmen of Jazz: Randy Sandke, trumpet; John Allred, trombone; Harry Allen, saxophone; Johnny Varro, piano; Bucky Pizzarelli, guitar; Frank Tate, bass; Ed Metz Jr., drums; Rebecca Kilgore, vocals

February 1-3, 2007 Hilton Wilmington Riverside, 301 N. Water Street, Wilmington, North Carolina 28401 Cape Fear Jazz Society, North Carolina Jazz Festival

March 11, 2007 Jewish Community Center, 600 N. Auburn Road, Venice, Florida 34292 Johnny Varro Trio

March 21-31, 2007 Southwest Germany, with base in Waiblingen Tour - produced by Peter Buhr

April 27-29, 2007 Colorado Springs, Colorado Jazz Fest

May 17-21, 2007 Midland, Texas West Texas Jazz Society, The 41st Annual West Texas Jazz Party

May 25-28, 2007 Sacramento, California Sacramento Traditional Jazz Society, Sacramento Jazz Jubilee

June 22-24, 2007 Elkhart, Indiana Elkhart Jazz Festival

August 30-September 3, 2007 Los Angeles Airport Marriott Hotel, 5855 W. Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90045 Sweet & Hot Music Festivival

October 21, 2007 East Bay Country Club, 702 Country Club Drive, Largo, Florida 33771 Suncoast Jazz Society
Johnny Varro and his Swing 7

October 28 - November 4, 2007 Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA, to Costa Maya, Mexico, to Grand Cayman, Cayman Islands, to Grand Turk, Turks & Caicos, to Half Moon Cay, Bahamas, to Fort Lauderdale, Florida, USA JazzFest at Sea, Holland America Line on ship ms Westerdam

November 6-9, 2007 New York, New York Recording for Arbors Records

December 14, 2007 Smithsonian Jazz Café, National Museum of Natural History, Constitution Avenue and 10th Street, N.W. Washington, DC (use the Constitution Avenue entrance) Arbors Records presents The Statesmen of Jazz: Evan Christopher, clarinet; Ken Peplowski, saxophone; Johnny Varro, piano; Howard Alden, guitar; Greg Cohen, bass; Marion Felder, drums

March 14, 2008 Little Rock, Arkansas Little Rock Jazz Festival
Johnny Varro Trio featuring Nicki Parrott, base, and Jon-Erik Kellso, trumpet

April 18-20, 2008 Westin Atlanta Perimeter North, 7 Concourse Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia 30328 Atlanta Jazz Party

April 25-27, 2008 Colorado Springs, Colorado Jazz Fest

May 15-19, 2008 Odessa, Texas West Texas Jazz Society, The 42nd Annual West Texas Jazz Party

May 26-June 2, 2008 Piraeus (for Athens) to Venice cruise Spotlight on Jazz sponsored by Regent Seven Seas Cruises on the ship Seven Seas Voyager

June 20-22, 2008 Elkhart, Indiana Elkhart Jazz Festival

August 28-September 1, 2008 Los Angeles Airport Marriott Hotel, 5855 W. Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90045 Sweet & Hot Music Festivival

September 3-10, 2008 7-Day Vancouver to Alaska roundtrip cruise Regent Seven Seas Cruises on the ship Seven Seas Mariner

October 11, 2008 Palladium, 253 Fifth Avenue North, St. Petersburg, FL 33701 Statesmen of Jazz: Warren Vaché: trumpet, Mark Neuenschwander: bass, Chuck Redd: vibes, Johnny Varro: piano

October 18-27, 2008 Germany and Switzerland Tour - produced by Peter Buhr

November 30-December 7, 2008 7-Day Mexican Riviera cruise departing from and returning to Los Angeles, California, with stops in Cabo San Lucas, Mazatlan, and Puerto Vallarta Jazz cruise sponsored by Arbors Records and Jazzdagen Tours on the ship Crystal Symphony

December 26-27, 2008 Knickerbocker Bar & Grill, 33 University Place, New York City, 9:45 pm Cynthia Sayer: banjo and vocalist, Johnny Varro: piano

January 16-17, 2009 Sheraton Sand Key Resort, 1160 Gulf Boulevard, Clearwater Beach, Florida 33767 First Annual Arbors Records Invitational

April 24-26, 2009 Westin Atlanta Perimeter North, 7 Concourse Parkway, Atlanta, Georgia 30328 Atlanta Jazz Party

May 14-17, 2009 Midland, Texas West Texas Jazz Society, West Texas Jazz Party

May 22-25, 2009 Sacramento, California Sacramento Traditional Jazz Society, Sacramento Jazz Jubilee

June 25-28, 2009 Elkhart, Indiana Elkhart Jazz Festival

September 4-7, 2009 Los Angeles Airport Marriott Hotel, 5855 W. Century Boulevard, Los Angeles, California 90045 Sweet & Hot Music Festivival

November 24-29, 2009 Lucerne, Switzerland Jazz Festival, produced by Roman Schmidli