Expo Toots 90 is open duting the holidays with a special Halloween-action. Every sunday afternoon live music!
On friday September 28th and saturday September 29th, Toots played 2 remarkable sold-out concerts at the Lincoln Center in honor of his 90th birthday. Accompanying him were Herbie Hancock, Kenny Werner, Eliane Elias, Marc Johnson, Oscar Castro-Neves, Dori Caymmi and Rafael Barata. The audience was thrilled by the music and the atmosphere on stage.
Toots Thielemans viert negentigste verjaardag met unieke concertreeks in België 2012 wordt het jaar van Toots Thielemans. Belgiës jazzmonument en levende legende wordt 90 in april. De organisatie TOOTS90, een samenwerking tussen evenementenbureau The Academy en het management van Toots Thielemans, wil die verjaardag met de gepaste luister vieren. Speciaal voor zijn verjaardag zal Toots […]
Toots and his European Quartet have just returned from a wonderful tour in Tokyo, Japan. At the last concert, we managed to film a special piece of music – The Dragon from the movie Japanese movie “Yasha”. Toots composed this theme especially for the movie and now, especially for his Japanese fans, performed it live. […]
Toots and Kenny Werner having fun on stage after a beautiful concert at the Dinant Jazz Nights on July, 16th. Photo: Dirk Stockmans
On June 22, 2011, the “Toots Thielemansstraat” in Vorst-Forest ( Brussels ) was officially inaugurated in the presence of the Minister of the Governement of the Metropolitan District of Brussels and of the French-speaking community: Evelyne Huytenbroeck.