Yuri Honing & Metropole Orchestra / Vince Mendoza
- Type CD
- Label Jazz in Motion
- UPC 0608917522723
- Catalog number JIM 75227
- Release date 01 January 2006
About the album
What Hein van de Geyn is on the bass, Eric Vloeimans on trumpet - Yuri Honing is on the saxophones: Netherlands' important representative of Jazz. He pleayed and toured with a lot of international artists like Gary Peacock, Misha Mengelberg and Frank Möbus. This new record on "Jazz In Motion" presents him for the first time in a setting with a full orchestra: the internationally reknown Metropole Orchestra, conducted by one of the best known conductors of Jazz Orchestras in the World: Vince Mendoza, who also arranged all titles on the CD. Don't miss the unique versions of Wayne Shorter's "Elegant People" and "Diana" and of Joe Zawinul's "In A Silent Way"! The CD contains moreover alternate takes and bonus movies as mpeg files!
Yuri Honing has won a prestigious Edison Jazz Award 2018 which will be handed out to him in LantarenVenster in Rotterdam on July 6th 2018 for his album 'Goldbrun' together with his Acoustic Quartet. As a follow-up of the album he has set up a presentation in one of the museum halls of Museum De Fundatie in Zwolle together with Mariecke van der Linden. The opening of this presentation will be ...