Jeroen van Vliet piano

Concert-evening Buma Boy Edgar-Prize 14 december at the Bimhuis

Preparing the evening of december 14 at the Bimhuis for the prize-giving ceremony and all the music that we will perform: the preparation itself is already a pleasure. Many great musicians will perform in different settings, people who travel from great distances like South-Africa (Carlo Mombelli) and Berlin (Claudio Puntin), Köln (Afra Mussawisade, Etienne Nillesen)…

Eno Supo nominated for Edison

Estafest’s second album, ‘Eno Supo’, is nominated for the’Dutch Grammy’, the Edison. The catagory is National Jazz. The other 2 nominees are Batik and the Sebastiaan van Bavel Trio. Eno supo is Estafest’s first studio-recording with compositions of all 4 musicians: Oene van Geel, Anton Goudsmit, Mete Erker and Jeroen van Vliet. Check it out…

Jeroen van Vliet wins Boy Edgar Prize

Jeroen van Vliet has won the Buma Boy Edgar Prijs 2014, the Netherlands’ most prestigious and honourable jazz award. The laudatory jury, chaired by Frank Bolder, called Van Vliet “humble”, “pure”, but at the same time “versatile” and with a “strong personality”. A masterly piano player with a big fantasy and courage to experiment, whose…

    • "Van Vliet is one of these rare talented artists who can clarify musical character."
      Rinus van der Heijden,

      "Pianist Jeroen van Vliet is a master of nuance. His playing is enchanting, emotional and full of fantasy."
      Armand Serpenti, Trouw

      "After 60 minutes, one knows what beauty in improvised music means..."

      Hans-Jürgen von Osterhausen, Jazzpodium

      "His music is full of suspense, withheld resilience and the guts to use silence in a functional way."
      Coen de Jonge, Jazzism