Beschouwd als één van de belangrijkste groepen van de Vlaamse folkrevival - tezamen met Laïs - vindt Ambrozijn zijn ontstaan in 1996. De vaste kern van de groep bestaat uit Tom Theuns (gitaar, zang), Wouter Vandenabeele (viool) en Wim Claeys (diatonisch accordeon).
A Brief Biography of Mike Strickland
Pianist and composer Mike Strickland presents a hybrid of jazz and popular music. Born and raised in Jackson Mississippi, he grew up listening to Henry Mancini, Vince Guaraldi, the Beatles and Burt Bacharach.
David Shenton was born in Rotherham, England, in 1975. He began his musical training at the age of 8 by learning the violin with the local peripatetic system. At the age of 13 he began taking piano lessons.
Gene Rodgers (March 5, 1910, New York City - October 23, 1987, New York City) was an American jazz pianist and arranger. He is best known for being the pianist on Coleman Hawkins' famous 1939 recording of "Body and Soul".
Louis van Dijk (Amsterdam, 27th November 1941 - present) studied solo and classical piano at the Amsterdam Conservatorium and became fascinated with jazz music while studying. He became better known in the USA when in September 2005 he played at a charity concert at the Concerthall in Amsterdam to raise funds for Hurricane Katrina victims.
For up to date info, music and shows visit our website www.deberengieren.be In the space between expectation and surprise, you will find De Beren Gieren.
Based on the compositions of Fulco Ottervanger, the young trio searches for music and for each other. This is the key to their music; the challenge of using the power of improvisation on the quest for a new form.