About the album
Artist: Eric Vloeimans, Ernst Reijseger, Anton Goudsmit, Harmen Fraanje
Who could better explain what kind of music this is than Eric Vloeimans. "Is this jazz? Hmm.Is this improvised music? Definitely.Sometimes witty and absurd, sometimes romantic or funky, sometimes hasty and sometimes mean, hard and overwhelming, but always our own."
And again Eric Vloeimans explains:"For some time now I've worked with two trios: Fugimundi, with Ernst and Anton,and Gatecrash,with Harmen and Anton. On this CD, I've shifted the two trios around to my heart's content, with beautiful moments as a result. This produced an album of solo, duo, trio and quartet performances in all the shades and varieties that music means to me at this moment."
Just released: The album Levanter by trumpet player Eric Vloeimans, clarinettist Kinan Azmeh and pianist Jeroen van Vliet. Levanter is the new album by trumpet player Eric Vloeimans. The title refers to the warm, strong, eastern wind that regularly blows accross southern Europe. Eric invited the Syrian clarinet virtuoso Kinan Azmeh for this project. The two met some years ago on an 'Imagining Europe' collaboration. Jeroen van Vliet, Boy Edgar winner of ...