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.
This year also marks the 50th birthday of Bluesette and to celebrate this, fellow musicians and artists are welcome to give their view and interpretation of Bluesette. Please check the link below for more information. http://www.redbullelektropedia.be/toots90/ Toots needs a new version! www.redbullelektropedia.be Remix Toots Thielemans and win a trip to the Toots Celebrating 90 Years […]
We are very proud to announce the second live album that came out on April 27, 2012 with the European Quartet with: Toots Thielemans – harmonica Karel Boehlee – piano and keyboard Hein van de Geyn – double bass Hans van Oosterhout – drums for Toots Thielemans his 90th Birthday As a gift for all […]
The new album of Toots Thielemans European Quartet ’90 yrs’ – The vinyl version of the album – A DVD: Between a smile and a tear – a wonderful documentary about Toots – A hardcover book with a biographical section and special testimonies from musicians and beautiful photos and images from the private archive of […]
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. […]