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T H E  J O Y  O F  J A Z Z

I am simply crazy about jazz

because it has to do with happiness, the expression

of intensely felt freedom.

Which is just a joy. The joy of  jazz. 

I  A M  I N S P I R E D  B Y

The drive of Oscar Peterson and Monty Alexander,  the swing of Ella Fitzgerald and Anita O'Day, Jobim's bossa nova f Art Blakey's high energy, the groove of Les McCann, Winifred Atwell's ruthless ragtimes - to mention a few of my inspirational sources

 

NEWS: I WROTE A BOOK
Language Dutch. It will be released Oct 24 2022. Presentations start in November. 

 

 

MY DOCU: 41.000 VIEWS

The drive and spirit of Barry Harris (1929-2021), New York jazz pianist and inspirator, can enjoyed  in The Wonderful World of Barry Harris that I made in 2019-2020 .