OCTOBER PREMIERES: NORTH SEA JAZZ FESTIVAL
SUNDAYS THROUGHOUT OCTOBER AT 21:00 CE(S)T
Every Sunday evening throughout October, Stingray DJAZZ premieres new concerts at 21:00 CE(S)T. This month, special attention goes to the treasure-filled archives of the North Sea Jazz Festival. The festival is the largest indoor music festival in the world, where past, present and future of jazz are featured in the space of three days. Firmly rooted in the jazz tradition, many other genres, such as blues, soul, funk, and hip hop, are presented. Enjoy a performance by Al Jarreau on October 4, followed by BB King’s concert on October 11. Tune in for a concert by Benny Goodman's Septet on October 18, and watch the Buddy Rich Big Band in full swing on October 25 - all on Stingray DJAZZ!
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 4 AT 21:00 CEST
In 1981, American singer and Grammy Award winner Al Jarreau gave an unforgettable performance for the audience of the North Sea Jazz Festival in The Hague, the Netherlands.
B.B. King Orchestra
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 11 AT 21:00 CEST
Back in 1979, legendary American blues guitarist B.B. King gave an unforgettable performance to the audience in Den Haag. One of the most influential guitarists of all time, King performed together with his own orchestra.
Benny Goodman Septet
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 18 AT 21:00 CEST
Back in 1982, legendary jazz clarinettist Benny Goodman performed for the audience of the North Sea Jazz Festival in The Hague with his septet.
Buddy Rich Big Band
SUNDAY, OCTOBER 25 AT 21:00 CEST
Buddy Rich, one of the most influential jazz drummers of all time, performed at the North Sea Jazz Festival of 1978 with his orchestra. Rich's drumming was known for its remarkable speed and dexterity, which he achieved without formal education!