Creative insight and technical ability justly garner worldwide critical acclaim.    

- JazzTimes, NZ 

Intelligence, immediacy and captivating originality.    

- Time Out, London   

Heir to the masters of twentieth century Jazz, Johnny Lippiett is a spectacular musician practicing in a uniquely twenty first century milieu.   

- Mornington Lockett  

Johnny Lippiett is an Artist with a very distinct touch and a sound aesthetic that recalls the richness of the Jazz tradition but with his own innovative twist.    

- Bobby Wellins  

Johnny Lippiett is renewing the Jazz form by combining an astute appreciation of its history with a commitment to innovation and a real belief in its future.   

- Russ Garcia  

Wherever creative music is played, loved, taught and studied, discerning audiences everywhere know that Johnny Lippiett performs more passionately, speaks more soulfully and educates more eloquently.

-Fresh Cut, NZ

One of the best! 

-Dave O Higgins