About the album
ECM veteran Holland has reorganized his band, with only vibes/marimba man Steve Nelson retained from the Dream of the Elders line-up. His priorities however remain unchanged. Holland cites the influence of Duke Ellington in his current music, seeking to engage the new listener with the attractive melodic contours of this elegant modern jazz and to hold the attention of the long-term enthusiast with the level of interplay, the rhythmic intensity and the strength of the soloing.
Anton Goudsmit, Zapp 4 and Bram Stadhouders at November Music 2014
Next week November Music festival is starting again on November 5th. Anton Goudsmit will be playing with the Bad Plus on November 8th and Zapp 4 with Marc Ribot. This is the second time the festival organised this so-called 'Colours of Improvisation' where unique connections between musicans are made. So two ...Read more
Available now, a new reference recording of Beethoven
The Complete Beethoven Sonatas for Violin and Piano on 4 SACD's by Isabelle van Keulen & Hannes Minnaar is available. For a week the duo was in the studio recording the CD's and now we can present this album with huge pride. Not only because of the two star musicians ...Read more