Felicia van den End is a remarkable and diverse flute player. She distinguishes herself by her sound and timbre in combination with her choice of repertoire varying from classical till jazz and Latin-American music. Her love for the latter originates from her many travels about Latin America. Especially the main role of the flute in this music inspired her to make the album ‘Sonoro’ (Sony Masterworks).
On February 3 she will play De Doelen in Rotterdam with her Quartet.
Line up: Felicia van den End, flute- Marc Bischoff, piano-Mark de Jong, percussion-Marko Bonarius, double bas
Mala Vita just released a new single CHECKPOINT CHARLIE and a brand new videoclip! This song is taken from their latest album So Far So Good, produced by Mario Caldato Jr (known from a.o. Beastie Boys, Beck, Jack Johnson). In addition Mala Vita is touring the Netherlands again. Check all dates and news at www.malavita.net
MALA VITA Fall TOUR:
Nov 25 Instore Concerto, Amsterdam
Nov 25 Mestizo Festival, Q Factory, Amsterdam
Dec 2 Fluor, Amersfoort
Dec 3 De Spot, Middelburg
Dec 10, Kroepoekfabriek, Vlaardingen
Dec 23 Gebr De Nobel, Leiden
This is the fourth album after ‘The Journey’, Impressions of Brazil’ and ‘The Johannesburg Sessions’ of the 10-part series ‘Songs inspired by wandering the globe’ which Mike del Ferro has been recording for Challenge Records based upon his worldwide travels.
NEW YORK ROUND MIDNIGHT, a night at the club -starts touring again! It's all about the roaring nightlife of the famous clubs in Broadway,NY.
A great cast consisting of 11 jazzmusicians will take you to a smokey jazzclub playing songs from the heydays of jazz in the 50s and 60s. From Count Basies swing jazz, Frank Sinatra to Billie Holiday, Miles Davis and hardbop by Art Blakey & The Messengers. In between a story-teller will tell you all about what happened behind the scenes in these glory days. Imagine beautiful stories with funny details which makes clear that jazz is still alive and kicking!
Line Up: Vocals Paul van Kessel, Deborah Carter, Piano Miguel Rodriguez, Trompet-Ellister van der Molen, Altsax-Rolf Delfos, Tenorsax- Ben van den Dungen, Tenorsax- Alexander Beets, Double bass- Marius Beets, Drums-Gijs Dijkhuizen, Story-teller-Koen Schouten
Mala Vita is touring again!! In February they released their new album So Far So Good(Suburban distribution). The album is produced by Mario Caldato Jr, known from a.o. the Beastie Boys albums Check Your Head, Ill Communication. The first single is 'On Top of the World' -check out this nice video!
MALA VITA CLUBTOUR
Feb 20, Paard van Troje, Den Haag
Feb 27, (Helemaal) Melkweg, Amsterdam
March 10, Luxor Live, Arnhem
March 11, Metropool, Hengelo
March 17, de Helling, Utrecht
March 18, Simplon, Groningen
March 19, Volt, Sittard
March 25, Bolwerk, Sneek
March 31, Patronaat, Haarlem
April 1, Mezz, Breda
April 2, Underground, Lelystad
Four wayward musicians of the Dutch jazz and improv scene have teamed up and formed Estafest: Viola player Oene van Geel, guitarist Anton Goudsmit, pianist Jeroen van Vliet and saxophonist Mete Erker.The result is cutting edge music, exciting, hilarious and breathtaking!
These fab4 recorded a new album 'Bayachrimae' which is just released by BMC Records-distribution NL by Music & Words.
Jan 16 Axes Jazz Power/Cafe Wilhelmina, Eindhoven
Jan 18 Jazz in Nijmegen/Brebl Nijmegen
Jan 22 TivoliVredenburg Utrecht *CD PRESENTATION*
Feb 16 Bimhuis Amsterdam
Feb 17 Jazz International Rotterdam/LantarenVenster, Rotterdam
Apr 12 Cultuurschip Thor Zwolle
Apr 27 Cacaofabriek, Helmond
May 19 Paradox Tilburg
Sunday January 22 you can enjoy ESTAFEST (Oene van Geel, Anton Goudsmit, Mete Erker, Jeroen van Vliet) in the Dutch TVshow VRIJE GELUIDEN (Free Sounds) on NPO1 10.30 am and in the afternoon they will play TivoliVredenburg in Utrecht. They will present their new album Bayachrimae. The album is recorded in Budapest, Hungary and will be released by BMC Records in the Netherlands on January 27 (distribution NL by Music&Words).
On February 3 the album will be released in the rest of the world.
Lilian Vieira is special guest at U Jazz Festival which is taking place at her own hometown Utrecht. She’s doing 2 concerts with pianist Gideon van Gelder.
First they’ll do a duo concert with beautiful repertoire of Toninho Horta. And after this special concert, Gideon van Gelder will play with his own Lighthouse band featuring Lilian Vieira.
Izaline released her new album 'Rayo di Lus' (Rays of Sunlight) in Paard van Troje in the Hague, April 30. This presentation was part of the first edition of The Hague International Jazz Days. You can check the whole progam on www. jazzdays.nl.
Next to this date you can also enjoy her new repertoire on:
May 28 Amersfoort Jazz Festival, Amersfoort
June 3, Meerjazz festival, Hoofddorp
June 11, Lantaren Venster, Rotterdam
June 16, Bimhuis, Amsterdam
Felicia van den End is a remarkable and diverse flute player. She distinguishes herself by her sound and timbre in combination with her choice of repertoire varying from classical till jazz and Latin-American music.
Her love for the latter originates from her many travels about Latin America. Especially the main role of the flute in this music inspired her to make this CD.
On her debutalbum Sonoro she plays with her quartet compositions by Mike Mower amongst others Sonata Latino and Opus di Jazz, with elements of Piazzolla, Brazilian choro and traditionals from Mexico.
Line up: Felicia van den End, flute- Marc Bischoff, piano-Mark de Jong, percussion-Marko Bonarius, double bass
Felicia van den End Live 'Sonata Latino'
Mike del Ferro will play a duo improvisation concert with pianist Mike Boddé which is also known for his weekly guest appereance in TV program Podium Witteman.
March 10, Jurriaan zaal, De Doelen, Rotterdam- Mike Kwadraat: Mike del Ferro & Mike Boddé
On Friday, 27 January, IFFR will celebrate the world première of Double Play, a film adaptation of the hit novel Dubbelspel [Double Play] by author Frank Martinus Arion from Curacao. The premiere will be attended by his Majesty the King. Afterwards, you will be treated to some fantastic live music featuring Izaline Calister.
Location: Oude Luxor, Rotterdam
This fall Izaline Calister will tour the Netherlands with a new theatre show: ‘Latin Diva! In this show Izaline is taking you in her search how to become a Latin Diva.
She’s looking for inspiration at the Latin Diva’s she admires like Mercedes Sosa, Astrud Gilberto, Gloria Estefan and Omara Portuondo from the Buena Vista Social Club.
And while she was writing on her new album Rayo di Lus – she absorbed all these influences. Now she’s ready for the next step: Becoming a Latin Diva with her new songs from
Rayo di Lus. Don’t miss it so you can say you were there, just before she will have the world on her feet!
Latin Diva Theatretour:
Oct 2 Walhalla, Rotterdam
Oct 4 Peeriscoop, Gorinchem
Oct 8 Harmonie, Leeuwarden
Oct 13 de Nieuwe Kolk, Assen
Oct 14 de Winsinghhof, Roden
Oct 28 de Molenberg, Delfzijl
Oct 30 de Nieuwe Regentes, Den Haag
Nov 10 Agora, Lelystad
Nov 11 Brestheater, Brielle
Nov 18, Stadsschouwburg, Utrecht
Nov 25 de Lievekamp, Oss
Nov 27, Beauforthuis, Austerlitz
Izaline just got back from Curaçao presenting the musictheatre play ‘The legend of Buchi Fil and Mosa Nena’. This bilingual theatre-show together with Het Volksoperahuis, Dudok Strijkkwartet, 2 percussionists, guitarist and dancers was staged in The Netherlands and Surinam before. All six shows in the big hall of Curaçao Hotel ‘Renaissance’ were sold out. Find a review (in Dutch) here. An interview with Izaline on Curaçao (also in Dutch) was published earlier in the Antilliaans Dagblad.
Do all Brazilians love soccer? Is Samba the main genre in Brazilian music? Do they all dance Samba? Do all Brazilian women have round buttocks?
In this new show Brasil Beyond de Bundas Lilian Vieira tells about the cliché’s and myths in Brazilian culture.
She shows us more of her Brasil and the rich Brazilian music accompanied by her fantastistic musicians.
As from February 2 till April 24, 2016 Lilian Vieira & band are touring the Dutch theatres with this new show. And they also released a new album -Tanta Coisa- (Coast to Coast) with repertoire written especially for this music theatre production.
Go see Brasil Beyond de Bundas LIVE:
April 1- Schouwburg Amstelveen
April 9- Philharmonie Haarlem
April 13- Schouwburg Cuijk
April 21- De Kleine Komedie, Amsterdam
April 24- Concertgebouw De Doelen, Rotterdam