City Maps (NL/B) takes you on a musical and visual trip through an imaginary city. The music, video projections and an actual route handout navigate you along its highlights.
|Dion Nijland||Double bass|
Jazz & Mo Magazine (B): “From the busy Grand Boulevard where everyone races at high speed, you continue through industrial harbor districts, an out-of-control demonstration, and a short metro ride to slums where illegal parties are held. Meanwhile, on the radio, you can hear from Bach to Talking heads. Impossible to get lost with the supplied (!) map. Book immediately, is the message. It’s not a concert, it’s a trip!”
Clarinetist/drummer/composer Steven Kamperman is one of the most versatile forces on the Dutch music scene, being both an outstanding jazz instrumentalist as well as a prize winning writer for contemporary classical ensembles.
Since a couple of decades, Bart Maris has been Belgium’s foremost trumpet improviser, in demand from impro big band Flat Earth Society to artrockband dEUS.
Jorrit Westerhof is a remarkable Dutch guitar talent with an unusual ear for sound, having already played at a young age with jazz celebrities like Han Bennink and Eric Vloeimans.
Bassist Dion Nijland is considered as one of the top jazz bass players in the Netherlands, combining a creative approach with a piercing groove.