This is a Mini Big Band Duke Ellington Style. Arrangements from Flip Phillip. Flip Philipp, was born in 1969 He received his first music lessons at the age of 5 including recorder, trumpet,percussion. At the age of 7 he choosed the drums to be his favorite instrument. With 14 he attended percussion lessons at the Music University of Graz/Austria. Further on he studied mallet instruments and Improvisation Clinics at the Berklee Summercollege of Music in Perugia / Italy. 1990 he became Principal Percussionist of the Vienna Symphony Orchestra. Since 2008 member of the new Vienna art orchestra (Third Dream) He played with: Vienna Art Orchestra (A) Natalie Cole, Joe zawinul, Ferhan & Ferzan Önder (Turkey) Beat Furrer, Friedrich Cerha, Ensemble "Die Reihe' Heiner Goebbels, michael mantler José Carreras, Luciano Pavarotti, Diane Warwick, Wayne Horvitz, Patrick Pulsinger Richard Dorfmeister, Quruli (Japan) Super World Orchestra (intern.) Sinshi Tanimura (Japan) Fujiko hemming (Japan) Lalo Schifrin, Diana Ross, Placido Domingo, Radio Symphony Orchestra Vienna Mahler Chamber Orchestra Super World Orchestra Orchester d. Bayerischen Rundfunk (Germany) Ensemble des 20.Jahrhunderts (A) Ensemble Die Reihe (A) Klangforum (A) john law (UK) Adrian Mears Andy Middleton.