New CD Manhattan Moonrise available from Cuneiform Records!

The Microscopic Septet

Manhattan Moonrise is the Micros' first new CD since 2010's much-lauded Friday The 13th: The Micros Play Monk, and the first to contain newly-composed material since the late 1980s.

"Those who wonder if The Microscopic Septet still "got it"
can stop worrying–and rejoice! . . . "
- Clouds and Clocks

News of the Band

MARCH 5, 2015

The Stone presents:

The Microscopic Septet plays free!
As part of Phillip Johnston's one-week residency at The Stone, The Microscopic Septet will abandon their usual tight 'turn-on-a-dime' arrangements, and perform an entire evening of improvisations, featuring all seven members of the band.

For more information on Phillip Johnston's residency at The Stone, see the complete schedule here.

The Stone
Corner of Ave. C and 2nd Street
New York, NY
There are no advance ticket sales, all admissions are at the door prior to each performance


MARCH 19, 2015

Small's presents:

The Microscopic Septet plays new and old compositions
Small's Jazz Club
183 West 10th Street Street
New York, NY.

About the Micros

The Microscopic Septet is one of the most important and unique bands to come out of the New York Downtown scene and a seven piece jazz band like none you’ve ever heard before.

Manhattan Moonrise

Manhattan Moonrise