TOP INTERNATIONAL SAX @ Music Village (BE)
TOP INTERNATIONAL SAX
FRI 12.01 & SAT 13.01 (CONCERT 9PM)
Toon Roos (sax), Ivan Paduart (piano, compositions), Sal La Rocca (bass), Mimi Verderame (drums)
Master pianist Ivan Paduart invites the leading tenor sax of Holland and a European jazz Star : Toon Roos.
This jazz star started his international career with his performance at the North Sea Jazz Festival in 1984, to which an extensive tour in Holland and abroad immediately followed. Over the years he has performed and/or recorded with many celebrities like Toots Thielemans, Kenny Werner, Jack Macduff, Art Blakey, Enrico Pieranunzi, Hein van de Geyn, Clark Terry and Bob Brookmeyer.
In 2001 Toon Roos won the Bird Award, the famous international jazz prize, (other winners of this prestigious prize are amongst others Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Sonny Rollins, Joe Zawinul and Pat Metheny…).
Together with Sal La Rocca and Mimi Verderame : a world class jazz concert. Book early !
Enjoying a 17th century location at the very heart of Brussels, only a few metres away from the legendary Grand’Place, the Music Village has opened its doors on the 1st of September 2000. With acoustics, sound system, lighting, stage, warm welcome, comfort, and food & drink that live up to the most prestigious clubs of New-York and London, the Music Village offers all music fans, listeners and musicians alike, a return to the Golden Age of international jazz clubs. On the live program (250 concerts a year), the best Belgian and international jazz musicians, who have adopted this cosmopolitan venue that does justice to its home in the Capital of Europe.