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Shirma Rouse: Aretha Franklin Tribute

Shirma Rouse: Tribute to Aretha Franklin Before Shirma Ruose to fame in her home country the Netherlands, she gained experience by performing as a backing vocalist for the greatest: Chaka Khan, Michael Bolton, Alain Clark, Candy Dulfer and Dutch representative Anouk at the Eurovision Song Contest. After being proclaimed as best supporting vocal by The [...]


Maceo Parker

Maceo Parker, blow your horn! What would funk be, without Maceo Parker? One of the most recognizable instrumentalists in history, this pedigree saxophonist propelled to fame playing alongside the great James Brown, the Red Hot Chili Peppers and Prince. At 74 years and still blowing strong, this musical prodigy has created a league of his [...]


Cory Henry & the Funk Apostles

“The human voice is so powerful,” says Cory Henry. “When I’m singing, it’s like this extra way of connecting and communicating with people beyond what I can do just playing the organ. I’m able to convey these messages that are really important and meaningful to me through my words. Being front and center like this [...]


Zuco 103

ZUCO 103: A musical journey with a unique sound What happens when you take a Dutch big band percussionist, a German jazz pianist and a sultry Brazilian singer? A beautiful melting pot called Zuco 103. Pioneering ‘Brazilectro’, a fusion of Brazilian jazz and electronic beats, the band has been making rhythm since 1999. After eight [...]


Caribbean Latin Jazz Xpress

CLJX (Caribbean Latin Jazz Xpress) was founded in July 2016 by Rodney O. van der Biezen. Rodney is an Aruban native pianist/arranger with a passion for Latin Jazz. He lived for many years with the dream of creating his own Latin Jazz Group. This Group performs original composed and arranged compositions and local Aruban classic [...]