Brilliant Corners Festival features Benjamin Herman Trio with Oscar Jan Hoogland

Posted on 4 May 2021 in Concerts, Video

Brilliant Corners
a festival of jazz in Belfast

Brilliant Corners is an international festival with a fantastic line-up. Among the ensembles is the Benjamin Herman Trio with our own Oscar Jan Hoogland as special guest. This performance went so well, they’re planning to do it again at the Bimhuis May 8.

Also featuring Lakecia Benjamin’s ‘Music of the Coltranes’, Witch n Monk, Jaimie Branch, Alexander Hawkins Solo, Leïla Martial’s ‘Baa Box’, ReDiviDeR, Yurodny, Jack Joseph James, Scott Flanigan, Meilana Gillard, Dave Redmond, and music intros by Alpha Chrome Yayo.

Sunday at De Ruimte

Posted on 4 May 2021 in Image, Media

Marta Warelis – piano
Frank Rosaly – drums
Aaron Lumley – bass
John Dikeman – saxophone

Hot off the press, this debut recording will be released digitally and as a CD this Friday in time for Bandcamp free Friday. Check Doek RAW on bandcamp. Featuring photography by Sara Morris.
Sunday at De Ruimte was recorded last year during the Doek LIVE! Festival. A tour of the Netherlands was expected this winter, thanks in part to the Balcony Scenes fund by the Fonds Podiumkunsten.

The Impro Train: Oscar Jan Hoogland, Han Bennink Duo

Posted on 4 May 2021 in Concerts, Image

Last fall Oscar Jan Hoogland and Han Bennink released an excellent album of their long standing duo, Goede Reis, on ICP Records. This March they performed with the duo at the Bimhuis as part of our collaborative series, The Impro Train. No audience was allowed, but cameras were. Watch the two cruise, splatter, jip and flrp over compositions of Misha Mengelberg, Thelonious Monk, Paul Termos, and Cor Fuhler, as well as some originals and fully improvised pieces. …and swing, they also swing!

Jasper Stadhouders solo and interview for OPTION

Posted on 21 April 2021 in Audio, Media

Jasper Stadhouders was featured in the OPTION series presented by Experimental Sound Studio in Chicago.
Jasper performed solo and was interviewed by Ken Vandermark. You may have missed it live, but it’s still up on YouTube so check it out!

https://ess.org/esscalendar/2021/4/12/jasper-stadhouders

Michael Moore, Paul Berner: Amulet

Posted on 21 April 2021 in Audio

Michael Moore has just released Amulet, a beautiful album of duos with bassist Paul Berner, on his Ramboy Bandcamp page.