Jasper Somsen invites ... Karel Boehlee & Angelo Verploegen

Thu 21 April 2016 - 20:30

For the third season in a row Jasper Somsen invites his musical friends. 

Karel Boehlee's first albums with among others the Toon Roos Quartet and Batida were a great success in the Netherlands and Japan. From that time his growing international reputation as a pianist in the band Toots Thielemans, Philip Catherine and Gino Vanelli. He has performed with Wynton Marsalis, among others, Peter Erskine, Woody Shaw, Roberta Gambarini, Trijntje Oosterhuis, Benjamin Herman and Jesse van Ruller.

The track record of Angelo Verploegen is staggering, both in the jazz, pop and classical music. He worked with the biggest names around like Larry Goldings, Idris Muhammed, Bob Brookmeyer, Jazz Orchestra of the Concertgebouw, Louis Andriessen, Gino Vanelli, Trijntje Oosterhuis, Candy Dulfer and Frank Boeijen. He is co- leader / producer of the acclaimed The Houdini's Sextet.

Jasper Somsen is increasingly active internationally. He performs i.a. twice during the upcoming North Sea Jazz Festival and at the Robeco Summer Concerts at the Concertgebouw. The next Amersfoort Jazz Festival he shares the stage with Cor Bakker and Fay Claassen. In September, he will go  to South Africa with the Dutch Jazz Expedition.

DATE: Thursday April 21, 2016
TIME: 20:30


Jazz in WageningenTogether with the Foundation Jazz in Wageningen  LoburgLive wants to bring the best Dutch and international contemporary jazz and improvised music to Wageningen. Please check the site of  Foundation Jazz in Wageningen to find much more interesting Jazz performances in Wageningen.