Toots Thielemans received from the Jazz Journalists Association the Jazz Award 2011 for player of the Year – Instrument Rare in Jazz Click image to read the letter.
Gala Concert – The Foundation for Alzheimer Research September 18, 2011 – Groot -Bijgaarden Out of sympathy for the Foundation for Alzheimer Research and the invaluable work that they accomplish, Mr. Toots Thielemans decided some years ago to become the ‘godfather’ of this foundation. Such initiatives, by which money is raised for fundamental research, are […]
Concert with the Toots Thielemans Quartet on the Wasa Swing Festival 2011 in Sala Kongresowa on June 5, 2011 in Poland. Photo: Rafał Garszczyński from RadioJAZZ.FM Open Air Concert with the Toots Thielemans Quartet in Inowroclaw on June 6, 2011. Quote from Bogdan Holownia: a fan ” An ordinary day turned to a miracle!!” Audiance before the concert Photo: Hans […]
On May 17, 2011, Toots was invited to play a song in the 1.000 edition of the Dutch television program: De Wereld Draait Door. One of the guests was Willem Duys, who passed away on June 2, 2011. As a close friend of Toots, he will always be remembered. All Photos in this post by: Daria […]
Toots with Oscar Castro-Neves in the Dressingroom @ Blue Note on the opening night This week started of with a great opening night. – Toots Thielemans, harmonica – Kenny Werner, piano – Oscar Castro-Neves, guitar