JORGE PARDO & DINESH MISHRA - MULTI ROOTS
Jorge Pardo - fl
Dinesh Mishra - bansuri
Rhani Krija - perc
Stevko Busch - keys
When Dinesh brought together these musicians it turned out to be a golden formula. Andalusian and Indian spirit, western harmony, North African influenced fusion percussion
ARTHURS - BUSCH - THOMÉ
Tom Arthurs - trp, flhn
Stevko Busch - piano
Christian Thomé - dr, perc; The new trio of friends and collegues who played together in different combinations during the last decade. It is the right time to dive into new works by each of the bandmates.
Pianolab 2013/14: Inner Time Spaces
Amsterdam-based pianists meet renowned international guests during Gallery Of Tones / Pianolab. This year’s point of departure is the distinctive style and sonic universe of Paul Motian (1931-2011). A crucial part is taken by the masterful live electronics of Jan Bang, Rafael Vanoli and Bram Stadhouders (according to availabitity)
British pianist/composer Julie Sassoon’s recent release on the Berlin Jazzwerkstatt Label is a live solo piano CD entitled ‘Land of Shadows’. The music explores her German-Jewish identity - a theme that has become a prominent part of her artistic work since her move from London to Berlin in 2009. Julie has performed in the Pianolab series before.
Oene van Geel – viola
Mark Tuinstra – guitar
Niti Ranjan Biswas – tabla
“The Nordanians make clear that serious music could also be fun.” (John Kelman, All About Jazz); ‘A very logical sounding mix of Indian and western improvisation, tough funk sounds and electronic effects (Decimeters)
VPRO Radio 4 - Pianolab I
Interview with Stevko Busch, and performance Keiko Shichijo in Paradox Tilburg. where she played Komitas and Mansurian.