Colonel Forbin's Ascent as performed by Phish

It was played at 7.19% of live Phish shows.
It was last played August 9, 2015, which was 43 shows ago.
There have been 1,697 shows since the live debut.
“Colonel Forbin's Ascent” has been played approximately once every 13.9 shows.
Since its debut, “Colonel Forbin's Ascent” has been played, on average, once every 13.6 shows.
It was played 125 time(s) at the following show(s):

Date Venue Gap Set Song Before Song After Notes Comments
1988-03-12 Nectar's 102 1 Bag > > Mockingbird First known performance.
1988-03-21 Nectar's 2 2 IDK > Mockingbird
1988-03-22 Nectar's 1 1 Happy Birthday > Icculus
1988-03-22 Nectar's 0 1 Icculus > > Mockingbird
1988-03-31 Kenny's Castaways 1 1 Lizards > Mockingbird
1988-04-22 University of Vermont 6 2 *** > Mockingbird
1988-07-07 The Front 26 2 *** > Mockingbird
1988-07-11 Sam's Tavern 2 1 Bold As Love > Mockingbird
1988-07-23 Pete's Phabulous Phish Phest 2 1 Jam > Mockingbird Unknown additional percussionist.
1988-07-24 Nectar's 1 1 Funky Bitch > Mockingbird
1988-07-29 The Roma 3 2 Icculus > Mockingbird
1988-08-03 Fly Me to the Moon Saloon 2 1 Sneakin' Sally > Mockingbird
1988-08-13 The Front 7 1 'A' Train > Mockingbird
1988-08-22 Nectar's 4 1 McGrupp > Mockingbird
1988-09-08 The Front 5 1 Bag > Mockingbird
1988-11-11 Old Stone Church 13 2 Golgi > Mockingbird
1988-12-10 The Red Barn, Hampshire College 3 1 Wilson > Mockingbird
1988-12-17 Old Stone Church 5 1 Possum > Mockingbird
1989-01-26 The Paradise 4 2 Icculus > Mockingbird
1989-02-06 The Front 4 3 Curtis Loew > Mockingbird
1989-02-18 Old Stone Church 5 1 IDK > Mockingbird
1989-02-24 The Front 2 1 Foam > Mockingbird
1989-03-03 Living and Learning Center, ... 3 2 Walk Away > Mockingbird
1989-04-07 Old Stone Church 12 1 *** > Mockingbird
1989-05-01 Pearl Street Ballroom 12 2 Icculus > Mockingbird
1989-05-06 Collis Center, Dartmouth Col... 3 1 Bag > Mockingbird
1989-05-28 Ian McLean's Party, Connie C... 13 1 Antelope > Mockingbird
1989-08-26 Townshend Family Park 19 1 Fluffhead > Mockingbird
1989-09-14 MacPhie Pub, Tufts University 8 1 Foam > Mockingbird
1989-10-12 Mabel Brown Room, Keene Stat... 8 1 Bag > Mockingbird
1989-10-13 Clement's Brew Pub 1 2 Bag ***
1989-10-20 The Front 2 1 Bundle of Joy > > Mockingbird
1989-10-22 The Front 2 1 La Grange > Mockingbird
1989-10-28 The Chance 2 1 YEM > Mockingbird
1989-10-31 Goddard College 1 2 Reba > Mockingbird
1989-11-03 Tree Cafe 2 1 *** > Mockingbird
1989-11-30 The Paradise 7 2 Possum > Mockingbird
1990-01-28 The Front 21 1 Carolina > Mockingbird
1990-02-25 8x10 Club 18 1 MSO > Mockingbird
1990-03-02 The Chance 2 1 'A' Train > Mockingbird
1990-03-09 The Front 5 1 Bouncin' > Mockingbird
1990-04-07 El Dorado Café 13 2 Golgi > Mockingbird
1990-04-14 The Inferno 5 1 Divided > Mockingbird
1990-04-20 Ramskeller, Colorado State U... 3 1 Bouncin' > Mockingbird
1990-06-01 The Cotton Club 26 1 Reba > Mockingbird Lyrics changed to refer to Col. ...
1990-09-21 Somerville Theatre 17 2 Stash > Mockingbird
1990-10-07 Club Bene 10 1 Destiny > Mockingbird
1990-11-02 Glenn Miller Ballroom, Unive... 17 2 Suzy > Mockingbird
1990-11-26 The Haunt 11 2 Uncle Pen > Mockingbird
1990-12-02 The Front 4 1 YEM > Mockingbird
1990-12-28 The Marquee 3 1 Llama > Mockingbird
1991-02-08 The Music Hall 8 1 Buried Alive > Mockingbird
1991-03-16 Ten Mile Room 21 1 Rocky Top > Mockingbird
1991-03-23 The Inferno 3 1 Possum > Mockingbird
1991-03-31 Berkeley Square 4 1 Runaway Jim > Mockingbird
1991-04-04 WOW Hall 3 1 Llama > > Mockingbird
1991-04-15 The Gathering Place, Norris ... 6 1 CDT > Mockingbird
1991-04-21 SUNY Potsdam 5 2 Landlady > Mockingbird
1991-05-02 The Chance 5 1 Landlady > Mockingbird Jamie Janover on didgeridoo.
1991-05-04 Somerville Theatre 2 2 Llama > Mockingbird Guest horn player.
1991-05-16 The Sting 5 1 Divided > Mockingbird
1991-07-14 Townshend Family Park 7 1 MSO > Mockingbird
1991-09-30 The Dugout Lounge, Ohio Univ... 17 1 Stash > Mockingbird
1991-10-13 North Shore Surf Club 9 1 Landlady > Mockingbird
1991-10-27 Elk Ballroom 8 2 Llama > Mockingbird
1991-11-02 Lory Student Center Theatre,... 5 1 Bouncin' > Mockingbird
1991-11-13 Love Auditorium, Davidson Co... 7 2 Bowie > Mockingbird
1991-11-20 Campus Club 5 1 Possum > Mockingbird
1991-12-07 The Music Hall 9 1 Foam > Mockingbird
1992-03-19 Palace Theatre 9 1 Dinner and a Movie > Mockingbird
1992-03-24 Flood Zone 4 1 Llama > Mockingbird
1992-03-31 The Blue Note 6 1 Llama > Mockingbird
1992-04-16 Anaconda Theatre 11 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1992-04-21 Redwood Acres Fairgrounds 4 2 Dinner and a Movie > Mockingbird
1992-04-24 Roseland Theater 3 1 Runaway Jim > Mockingbird
1992-05-02 Cabaret Metro 5 1 Runaway Jim > Mockingbird
1992-05-06 St. Andrew's Hall 3 1 Brother > Mockingbird
1992-05-17 Achilles Rink, Union College 9 1 Llama > Mockingbird
1992-11-21 Pritchard Gym, SB Sports Com... 47 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1992-11-27 The Capitol Theatre 4 1 Divided > > Mockingbird
1992-12-04 Mississippi Nights 6 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1992-12-08 Barrymore Theatre 4 1 Llama > Mockingbird
1992-12-31 Matthews Arena, Northeastern... 8 2 Sparkle > > Mockingbird
1993-02-07 Lisner Auditorium, George Wa... 5 1 Sparkle > Mockingbird
1993-02-19 Roxy Theatre 9 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1993-02-25 The Cameo Theatre 5 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1993-03-08 Sweeney Center 7 1 Llama > Mockingbird
1993-03-18 The Palace 7 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1993-03-22 Crest Theatre 3 2 Bag > > Mockingbird
1993-03-25 Santa Cruz Civic Auditorium 2 2 Uncle Pen > Mockingbird
1993-04-05 HUB Ballroom 9 1 Stash > Mockingbird
1993-04-13 Memorial Hall 4 1 Possum > Mockingbird
1993-04-21 Newport Music Hall 6 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1993-04-25 Kuhl Gym, SUNY Geneseo 4 1 Runaway Jim > Mockingbird
1993-05-03 State Theatre 6 1 SOAMelt > Mockingbird
1993-07-29 Tennessee Theatre 18 1 MMGAMOIO > Mockingbird
1993-08-07 Darien Lake 6 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1993-08-15 The Macauley Theater 7 1 Stash > Mockingbird
1993-12-30 Cumberland County Civic Center 11 1 Paul and Silas > Mockingbird
1994-04-11 Snively Arena, University of... 8 2 Maze > Mockingbird
1994-04-24 Grady Cole Center 11 2 Julius > Mockingbird
1994-05-25 Warfield Theatre 23 1 Stash > Mockingbird
1994-06-16 State Theatre 10 2 Antelope > Mockingbird
1994-06-26 Municipal Auditorium 9 1 Bag > > Mockingbird
1994-07-08 Great Woods 8 1 Bag > > Mockingbird
1994-10-14 McAlister Auditorium, Tulane... 13 1 Rift > Mockingbird
1994-10-27 University Hall, University ... 10 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1994-11-04 Onondaga War Memorial Audito... 6 1 Bowie > Mockingbird
1994-11-17 Hara Arena 5 1 Dog Faced Boy > Mockingbird
1994-11-30 Campus Rec Center 9 1 Reba > Mockingbird
1995-10-05 Memorial Coliseum 43 2 Runaway Jim > Mockingbird
1995-12-01 Hersheypark Arena 35 1 CDT > Mockingbird
1995-12-31 MSG 16 1 Maze > Mockingbird
1996-08-07 Red Rocks Amphitheatre 25 2 Free > Mockingbird
1996-10-31 The Omni 18 1 Reba > Mockingbird
1997-08-14 Darien Lake 78 2 Jam > -> Merry Pranksters Jam
1998-08-07 Walnut Creek 57 1 Ghost > Mockingbird
2000-09-30 Thomas & Mack Center 148 2 Bag > Mockingbird
2009-08-14 The Comcast Theatre 96 1 NICU > Mockingbird
2010-07-04 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatr... 40 1 PYITE > > Mockingbird
2011-06-17 Verizon Wireless Amphitheatr... 47 1 Sample > Mockingbird
2011-07-03 Watkins Glen 5 1 Curtain > > Mockingbird
2011-08-17 UIC Pavilion, University of ... 9 1 *** > Mockingbird
2013-12-31 MSG 86 2 Llama > Mockingbird
2015-08-09 Alpine Valley 57 1 The Very Long Fuse > Mockingbird

"Colonel Forbin's Ascent" was teased at the following shows

Show Date Artist Song (Tease Type) Venue
1990-11-02 Phish David Bowie (Tease) Glenn Miller Ballroom, University of Colorado, Boulder, CO, USA

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