31. Oktober 2015 - 20.00 Uhr
Maaike den Dunnen Quintett
ABOUT MAAIKE DEN DUNNEN
A curly-haired, bold and original woman with an infectious energy.
Surprising the audience with a megaphone or an arrangement out of a house-hit. Dutch singer-composer Maaike den Dunnen makes advanced jazz music accessible for everyone. Playful, yet with integrity
WHO’S IN THE BAND?
As well as in her music, traditional and modern influences are
combined in her international line-up. A serious talent backed
by an all-star band, featuring a.o. Jon Hendricks’ pianist and Art
Maaike den Dunnen – vocals
Thomas Kugi – Austria (saxophones) is one of the busiest jazz-saxophonists on the Austrian music-scene. Playing different styles with ease, his collaborations include The New York Voices, Adam Holzman, Gloria Gaynor and Chaka Khan.
Renato Chicco – Italy/Slovenia (piano) played with the Lionel Hampton Orchestra (1990-1991) and was the pianist and musical director for Jon Hendricks & Company (1991-1997). He worked with Woody Shaw, Freddie Hubbard, Wynton Marsalis, Clark Terry and many others.
Milan Nikolic – Serbia (double bass), currently is one of the bassplayers most in demand around Eastern Europe. He worked with a.o. Karl Ratzer, Walt Weiskopf and Ferdinand Povel
Mario Gonzi – Austria (drums) played in the European Art Farmer Quintet for 14 years. From 1999 to 2008, he was a member of the Vienna Art Orchestra. He worked with Bob Brookmeyer, Johnny Griffin, Benny Golson, Cedar Walton and many more.