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Last living legend Archie Shepp 3x at the 23rd Stranger than Paranoia Festival

Last living legend Archie Shepp 3x at the 23rd Stranger than Paranoia Festival

The legendary Archie Shepp is playing two concerts with his quartet at the 23rd Stranger than Paranoia Festival in Tilburg and one concert in Amsterdam. December 27 & 29 Shepp will be playing at the Paradox in Tilburg and december 30 at the Bimhuis Amsterdam. A quote from the American magazine All About Jazz:  ‘If Trane is the father, Pharoah: the son, and Ayler: the holy ghost, Archie Shepp is the uncle that no one mentions’. This year the 23rd edition of the ...

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Van Kemenade for concerts to Poland, China, Russia and Johannesburg South Africa. Jazzportrait Van Kemenade NPO Cultura TV 2015.

Van Kemenade for concerts to Poland, China, Russia and Johannesburg South Africa. Jazzportrait Van Kemenade NPO Cultura TV 2015.

Altoist and composer Paul van Kemenade is going with two of his bands (Three Horns And A Bass and Duo with Busch) to Poland, China, Russia and Johannesburg South Africa. There has been broadcasted a jazzportrait about Paul for NPO / Cultura TV in may 2015  and his quartet 'Three Horns And A Bas' performed in a TV show VPRO Vrije Geluiden.

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Podium Trio 30 years in 2015 (Wierbos – Van Kemenade – Kuiper)  ‘Boys of Pearl’

Podium Trio 30 years in 2015 (Wierbos - Van Kemenade - Kuiper) 'Boys of Pearl'

The Podium started in 1985 when Jan Kuiper got the Podium Prijs in that year. He invited the former awardwinners Wierbos and Van Kemenade and the unorthodox setting of trombone - altosax - guitar was born.  From that time on, they did play hundreds of (inter)national concerts.  In the 90's the Podium Trio were joined lots of times by Jamaaladeen Tacuma and Cornell Rochester and performed reguarly with guests such as David Murray, George Lewis, Kelvyn Bell a.o. Now the Podium ...

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Two new cds ‘evermove’ Duo Busch – Van Kemenade & cd ‘Mind the gap’  Van Kemenade in different settings….

Two new cds 'evermove' Duo Busch - Van Kemenade & cd 'Mind the gap' Van Kemenade in different settings....

At Jazzahead Bremen 24 - 26 april 2015 a pre-release (ep) 'evermove' will be released from the Duo Stevko Busch - Paul van Kemenade. In may a new cd 'Mind the gap' will be released with altoist Van Kemenade in different settings such as: Soul 'Afrique (his Dutch quintet +  South Africans Faku, Mnisi, Mhlanga), duo with Busch, Paul's Three Horns And A Bass (THAAB) and the Podium Trio.  

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new cd THAAB 'In a certain mood'

New cd 'Three Horns And A Bass' (THAAB) available here online.............

Van Kemenade' s quartet Three Horns And A Bass  with a brandnew CD  'In a certain mood'. Listen to small tracks and order easily online. 10 compositions written by Van Kemenade in an unorthodox setting played by THAAB (Angelo Verploegen (fluegel & trp), Louk Boudesteijn (trb), Wiro Mahieu (b) and Paul van Kemenade (as & compositions). In october and november this year THAAB is going on tour to China and Russia.  

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Van Kemenade (inter)national bands & projects for bookings worldwide…..

Van Kemenade (inter)national bands & projects for bookings worldwide.....

We offer bookings worldwide: Quartet Ray Anderson - Han Bennink - Ernst Glerum - Paul van Kemenade;  Duo Stevko Busch & Paul van Kemenade;  Three Horns and a Bass (Boudesteijn - Verploegen - Mahieu - Van Kemenade);  Soul'Afrique; van Kemenade Dutch quintet & South Africans Faku - Mnisi - Mhlanga;  Podium Trio (Wierbos - Van Kemenade - Kuiper);  Kaisei with Paul van Kemenade - Aki Takase - Han Bennink and more.....  Contact the office.  

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The website of Dutch alto saxophonist, composer, organizer and producer Paul van Kemenade (1957). On this website you can read all about the different ensembles, groups and projects Van Kemenade is working with.  Watch, up to date pictures as well as pictures from long time ago. Listen to a variety of music tracks, watch films and videos and order cd’s easily. All information about tour schedules, international reviews, individual biographies and free downloads of several of Van Kemenades’ compositions. Contact us for information and bookings of the bands and projects which are available for concerts worldwide.  Thank you for visiting my website!