More than 100 concerts/ activities for altoist-composer-organizer Van Kemenade in a busy year 2019!

A great year for Paul Van Kemenade……almost 100 concerts, 20 workshops for younger musicians, the 27th edition of the festival Stranger than Paranoia and a new CD with Busch – Van Kemenade end december 2019.  Concerts in the Netherlands, Belgian, Germany, Spain, Austria, Slovenia, Italy, Russia and Brazil. See the agenda / calendar on the … »

Stranger than Paranoia festival and Van Kemenade’s new CD / LP Stranger than Paranoia

LAST THREE NIGHTS DECEMBER 27 ITALIAN NIGHT, DECEMBER 28 POLISH NIGHT, DECEMBER 29 LAST NIGHT WITH O.A. THE JAZZORCHESTRA OF THE CONCERTGEBOUW!! 26th festival Stranger than Paranoia (since 1993) and Van Kemenade’s new LP / CD with the same title. Festivalis from 23rd till 29th december in Paradox Tilburg, Brebl Nijmegen and Bimhuis Amsterdam. LP … »

Coming up: new tours and concerts, (international) collaborations, 26th STP festival, new cd…and more to come…

A busy new season this year…33 performances (6+ kids) with Busch-Van Kemenade & Dance company De Stilte Breda (december 2018-june 2019)…A Russian tour (12 concerts) duo Maria Portugal-Van Kemenade & Paul van Kemenade’s ‘classic ‘Quintet (november 2018)…The 26 th festival Stranger than Paranoia (december 2018)…A new cd Van Kemenade in totally different settings (december 2018) …The ZNWO … »

New tour june 2019 Anderson-Bennink-Glerum-Van Kemenade and new South African-Dutch collaboration

Between may 31st – june 22 next year 2019 there will be a new tour of the quartet with five times Downbeat Poll winner US trombonist Ray Anderson, the Dutch legendary drummer Han Bennink and Boy Edgar winners bassist Ernst Glerum and altoist Paul Van Kemenade. New programme, bookings are open…mail to … Also a … »

Duo Van Kemenade – Busch …32 shows in cooperation with dance group ‘De Stilte’ in 2018/19

There will be a co-operation between the duo of pianist Stevko Busch and altoist Paul Van Kemenade and dance company De Stilte by Jack Timmermans. Together they work on ‘Mankind’, a project for children in the age of 6+. Dance and jazzmusic for children…instant composing….They will write new compostions for these special occasions…and play at … »

Van Kemenade on cover Jazz Bulletin, the quarterly magazine of the Nederlands Jazz Archief ( the Dutch Jazz Archive) and 4 CD anniversary box ‘Master of Lyric’ 1977-2017

In the march edition of the jazzmagazine Jazz Bulletin, the quarterly jazzmagazine of the Nederlands Jazz Archief ( Dutch Jazz Archive) is a feature about altoist-composer Van Kemenade (1957). He celebrates his 40 of year of professional musicianship and his festival Stranger than Paranoia exists for 25 years! Also there is a 4 cd box … »


HAMMOND SANDWICH ( de Wijs-Krijger-Strik-Doomernik-Van Kemenade) march-april. Tivoli/Vredenburg april 22 double bill with JASPER VAN ‘T HOF & VAN KEMENADE.

New project HAMMOND SANDWICH  with two organists Carlo de Wijs and Arno Krijger, drummer Chris Strik, trumpeter Jeroen Doomernik and altosit Paul van Kemenade play several concerts coming march and april playing their own composition. March 28 Azijnfabriek Den Bosch, april 04 Van Kemenade Invites…Paradox Tilburg, april 18  Jazzroom Breda, april 22 Cloud Nine zaal double bill with Jasper … »

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