About the album
Joris Posthumus Quartet, featuring Tom Beek.
Joris Posthumus: Altosax | Jeroen van Vliet: Piano & Fender Rhodes | Jurriaan Dekker: Double Bass | Pascal Vermeer: Drums | Tom Beek: Tenorsax
After the project TNQ meets and TNQ invites, Joris Posthumus and Jurriaan Dekker have found their two 'partners in crime' to stay: Jeroen van Vliet and Pascal Vermeer. With the four of them they now form the new Joris Posthumus Quartet (featuring on this record also Tom Beek on tenorsax). This band is unbelievably strong and no-nonsense. You can call it nu-bop! They themselves call it a kick-ass jazz band!
The Abyss of Joris Posthumus Quartet was reviewed today in the NRC by Amanda Kuyper. She valued the release by this rock 'n roll jazz saxophonist with 4 stars. Excerpt from the articleOn the Abyss, it stands out how the chemistry, tension and interaction between Posthumus, Van Vliet, Juriaan Dekker and Pascal Vermeer come together in a beautiful weaving piece. Nine songs of modern hard bop (now-bop) in which the ...