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Mokum In Hi-Fi OUT SOON!

‘MOKUM IN HI-FI’ by Ben van Gelder and Yours Truly will be out soon. We’ve been working on the music

June 5, 2019
Smash Hits out now! / Dido’s Lament

AMSTERDAM, DECEMBER 23rd 2018 Season greetings! I hope this message finds you in great physical, mental and financial shape. Here’s

October 3, 2018
Upcoming releases

SMASH HITS with Ben van Gelder and the Metropole Orkest will be released on Basta Music in October 2018. This

August 9, 2018
Gigantic Chamber Music Mini Festival

In a few weeks I’ll have the distinct honour of presenting a body of new works at the Royal Concertgebouw

February 10, 2018
Edison Award for Reinier Baas vs. Princess Discombobulatrix

‘Discombobulatrix’ was awarded an Edison for best album in the category Jazz/World National! From the jury rapport: “With his new

September 16, 2016
‘Discombobulatrix’ deluxe edition tin box up for pre-order

Reinier Baas vs. Princess Discombobulatrix is a mostly instrumental, partly improvised opera, brought to you by a septet ft. Ben

August 10, 2016
Smooth Jazz Apocalypse LIVE

Smooth Jazz Apocalypse LIVE is up on Spotify. The band is Harmen Fraanje (who wrote Aneris and Ballad), Joris Roelofs,

June 30, 2016
Metropole Orchestra videos online

Footage of our project with the Metropole Orchestra is online (!): Ben’s ‘Silver/Grey’ and my tune ‘Stuiter’, both arranged by

March 31, 2016
Ben van Gelder trio / Metropole Orchestra stream

Looking forward to the last show of a small, yet enormous tour with Ben van Gelder and Han Bennink, at

January 27, 2016
Metropole Orchestra ft. Ben van Gelder & Reinier Baas

I’m highly excited to announce that Ben van Gelder and I will be performing with the incredible Metropole Orchestra next

December 5, 2015
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