Category: Gigs

Piano Buiten Festival – Sep. 12 2021

Sunday September 12th 2021 marked the date of the second Piano Buiten Festival in Culemborg. Last year I played two sets of my arrangements of the music of Frank Zappa. This year, I had the honour and pleasure to be invited again to come and play. No Zappa this...

Brasserie Berlage – Aug. 28 2021

On Saturday August 28th, I had a wonderful gig at a beautiful location, here in The Hague. Brasserie Berlage was the decor for Jim’s 75th birthday party. I played a white (!) Yamaha G2 grand piano. Lovely instrument. Nice detail … it was my longest gig ever. I played...

Beach Bar De Fuut – Jul. 8 2021

On July 8th, 2021, I was invited to come and play at a reception party for Peter’s retirement. A marvelous location, right on the beach! Beautiful weather and a great party. I played a Rippen piano (that was covered in beach sand – see photo), but surprisingly, none of...

Ecziteria – Dec. 19 2018

Wednesday December 19, 2018, I played in Hasselt (Belgium). An evening full of Jazz and Zappa – aptly called: Jazzappa. It was a great gig, full house and lots of fun was had! It was also the first time in a long time, that I met my friend Wim...

Boerderij – Nov. 14 2014

My very first gig with Zappatika, featuring the amazing Jeff Hollie. Supporting The Grandmothers of Invention. What an amazing evening. And incredible to imagine all that happened in the years after. What a ride! Although the pandemic has put a lot on hold, I hope the continue on that...