Line up 2019

Madison McFerrin (USA)

Madison McFerrin Line up: Madison McFerrin (vocals) Madison McFerrin is a singer-songwriter based in Brooklyn, NY. In December 2016, her solo debut EP, Finding Foundations: Vol. I, introduced her soulful take on a cappella to the world. Critics and crowds quickly took note. Leading up...

Panel talks with Nate Chinen (USA)

Panel talks with Nate Chinen The ‘talk’ is a recurring tradition at Mondriaan Jazz. This year Nate Chinen will host the two panel talks during the festival. Chinen is a journalist who wrote about contemporary jazz in the New York Times for quite some years....

Tin Men and The Telephone (NL)

Tin Men and The Telephone (KIDS CONCERT) Line up: Tony Roe (piano, keyboard, electronics) – Pat Cleaver (bass) – Jamie Peet (drums) Tin Men and The Telephone have made a name for themselves with their cutting-edge and unique use of technology, multimedia and interactive performances....

Art Ensemble of Chicago (USA)

Art Ensemble of Chicago - 50th Anniversary Line up: Roscoe Mitchell (saxes and flute) - Don Moye (drums, percussion) - Hugh Ragin (trumpet, piccolo trumpet and flugelhorn) - Tomeka Reid (cello) - Brett Carson (piano) - Silvia Bolognesi (double bass) - Junius Paul (double bass,...

Ayanna Witter-Johnson (UK)

Ayanna Witter-Johnson Line up: Ayanna Witter-Johnson (vocals, cello, piano) – Tania Ilyashova (piano) – Ed Riches (guitar/bass) – Bubba McCarthy (drums) Singer-songwriter and cellist Ayanna Witter-Johnson is a rare exception to the rule that classical, jazz and alternative R&B cannot successfully coexist. As a composer,...

Glass Museum (B)

Glass Museum Line up: Antoine Flipo (piano/synthesizers) – Martin Grégoire (drums) Glass Museum is the ultimate marriage between pure traditional jazz, orchestral arrangements, and the mathematics of electronic music. This Belgian duo embraces a sound which can be bombastic and subtle at the same time,...

Lars Lucy 8Legions (NL)

Lars Lucy 8Legions Line up: Lars Dietrich (saxophones, drumcomputers) – Lucy (vox) Not much is known about this special project by the Dutch saxophonist Lars Dietrich. But there is no doubt that there is a big buzz about this in the world of jazz, improvisation...

Nick Mazzarella Trio (USA)

Nick Mazzarella Trio Line up: Nick Mazzarella (alto saxophone) – Anton Hatwich (bass) – Frank Rosaly (drums) Saxophonist and composer Nick Mazzarella has been described as a person who "continues the approach taken by like minded-soloist such as Eric Dolphy, Ornette Coleman, Henry Threadgill, Oliver...

Tawiah (UK)

Tawiah Line up: Tawiah (vocals, guitar, electronics) – Alex Reeve (guitar) Tawiah is a singer/songwriter and DJ, born in the UK with Ghanian roots. Her sound is unprocessed and uncompromising. Her voice is a singular instrument that alternates between thoughtful restraint and impassioned abandon. Her debut...

Doppler Trio (NL)

Doppler Trio Line up: Daniël van der Duim – piano, Floris-jan van den Berg – double bass, Hendrik Eichler – drums The Dutch/German Doppler Trio was found at the ArtEZ Conservatory in Arnhem (NL) where three young musicians came together with a passion for modern...

Daymé Arocena (CU)

Daymé Arocena Line up: TBA When you blend the forces of Erykah Badu, Gil Scott-Heron and Ella Fitzgerald together you will hear the highly talented Cuban singer Daymé Arocena. The young and talented singer, composer and choir conductor from Cuba mixes spiritual roots with neo-soul...

Phronesis (UK/DK/SWE)

Phronesis Opening concert Friday 11th of October Line up: Jasper Høiby – double bass - Ivo Neame – piano - Anton Eger – drums We have the honor to start Mondriaan Jazz with Phronesis during the opening concert on Friday the 11th of October in...

Miguel Zenón Quartet (USA)

Miguel Zenón Quartet Line up: Miguel Zenón (alto saxophone) – Luis Perdomo (piano) – Matt Pennman (bass) – Henry Cole (drums) Multiple Grammy Nominee and Guggenheim and MacArthur Fellow Miguel Zenón represents a select group of musicians who have masterfully balanced and blended the often-contradictory...

Fabian Almazan & Alcanza (CU)

Fabian Almazan & Alcanza Line up: Fabian Almazan (piano) – Linda May Han Oh (bass) – Camila Meza (vocals, guitars) – Eric Doob (drums) StringLAB Project Mara Tieles (Strings in Residence) Mara Tieles (viola) – Abel Rodríguez (violin) – Natasa Grujic (violin) – Melina Montes...

Camila Meza & The Nectar Orchestra (CL)

Camila Meza & The Nectar Orchestra Line up: Camila Meza (vocals, guitar) – rest of line-up tba StringLAB Project Mara Tieles (Strings in Residence) Mara Tieles (viola) – Abel Rodríguez (violin) – Natasa Grujic (violin) – Melina Montes (cello) Camila Meza bursted into the scene...

The Lesson GK (USA)

The Lesson GK Line up: Lenny ‘The Ox’ Reece (drums, electronics) - Jonathan Hoard (vox) – Phaseone (MC) - Julian Pollack (keys) - Christian Almiron (keys) - Dave Cutler (bass) Community. Magic. Church. These are just examples of words used by people who have experienced...

Emma-Jean Thackray’s Walrus

Emma-Jean Thackray's Walrus Line up: TBA Emma Jean-Thackray is a rising star in England and is seen as one of the most expressive artists from the current hip UK Jazz scene. She is embraced by people like Theo Parrish, Mr. Scruff, Makaya McCraven and Gilles...

SEED Ensemble

SEED Ensemble Line up: Cassie Kinoshi (alto saxophone & composer) – Miguel Gorodi (trumpet) – Sheila Maurice-Grey (trumpet) – Chelsea Carmichael (tenor saxophone & flute) – Joe Bristow (trombone) – Theon Cross (tuba) – Deschanel Gordon (piano / Rhodes) – Shirley Tetteh (guitar) – Rio...

blackwave.

blackwave. Line up: Jean Atohoun (vox) – Willem Ardui (vox) – Jarno Verheyen (keys) – Bram Vanhove (drums) – David Idrisov (bass) – Dries Henderickx (guitar) – Egor Doubay (saxophone) – Luuk Hof (trumpet) Blackwave (Willem Ardui & Jaywalker) is a hip hop duo from...

Chris Dave and The Drumhedz

Chris Dave & The Drumhedz LINE UP: CHRIS DAVE (DRUMS, PERCUSSION) - REST OF LINE-UP TBA. Grammy Award winner, drummer/composer Chris Dave is seen by many critics, like Rolling Stone Magazine, as one of the most influential drummers from our time, able to bring together...