Heyday of jazz: legend Bud Powell

Heyday of jazz: legend Bud Powell
Musical tribute to jazz legend Bud Powell (1924-1966)Maarten Voortman, pianoRuud Voesten, drumsBart Tarenskeen, bass Fat Cat | Live JazzThe

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in New York, Bud Powell came into contact with jazz when he was young. Father Powell was bandleader and pianist and with musicians like Louis Armstrong and Fats Waller lived the jazz heyday. Before the age of ten, Bud regularly played with jazz musicians, despite having to take classical piano lessons from his father. From 1939 Powell played as a professional in his brother Bill's band and also performed as a soloist in several nightclubs in New York. With his genius playing in Bebop style and many recordings with well-known jazz musicians, Powell was a widely respected name on the jazz scene at the end of the forties. His playing was influenced by pianists such as Art Tatum and Nat King Cole.

"We heard about a new concert hall in Ede. We thought, we'll stop by and if it's nothing, we'll have an ice cream at Bernardo's", said Maarten Voortman to

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Come and listen in the intimate Edesche Concert HallThe

Edesche Concert Hall is busy with its first season, the try out season. Completely unsubsidized, a beautiful concert hall, very suitable for chamber music, has been created in a short period of time. The Edesche Concert Hall is worth a visit, both for the Edanese audience and for visitors from all over the Netherlands. Both by car and public transport centrally located and very easy to reach.

Edesche Concertzaal
The new Edesche Concert Hall.

Edesche Concertzaal
The new Edesche Concert Hall, seen from Balkon Noord.

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Thursday 23 January 2014, 20:00

Musical tribute to jazz legend Bud Powell by Fat Cat. Maarten Voortman (piano), Ruud Voesten (drums) and Bart Tarenskeen (bass).

When and where

Begin time:
Thursday 23 January 2014, 20:00

The Edesche Concert Hall. Unheard of acoustics, intimate beauty, one of the most beautiful concert grand pianos in the Netherlands with the very best musicians. From one hour before the start of the concert you are welcome in the Edesche Concert Hall, for example for a cup of coffee in advance. Please note: during the performance we do not grant access to the concert hall The Edesche Concertzaal is unsubsidized and is made possible by Eskes Media / DagjeWeg.NL.

  • Many payment options online;
  • Stage Gift Card OK, also online;
  • Free coffee/drinks/breakfasts;
  • Free wardrobe;
  • Free luxury program magazine;
  • Free and paid parking in the vicinity;
  • ECLive! Listen to the concert again in high quality afterwards (at selected concerts);
  • Enjoy the Edesche Concert Hall Diner at the adjacent atmospheric restaurant Buitenzorg;
  • Subsidy free and independent. Sponsor: DagjeWeg.NL Tickets;
  • NPO Radio 4 broadcasts regularly from the Edesche Concertzaal. Listen again to e.g.

Edesche Concertzaal

Amsterdamseweg 9, Ede

Directions: Car Public transportation