Groot amateurkunstfestival Amersfoort
12 July 2022
On September 10 we will perform at the Groot Amateurkunstfestival Amersfoort. There are performances by the various amateur art companies in Amersfoort throughout the city. The exact time and location are yet to be announced, so keep an eye on the site and our social media channels.Continue reading
22 June 2022
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New gig at Grand Cafe Vyssotski
27 October 2021
Almost two years ago we gave our last pre-corona performance in @vyssotski. And we'll be back next December 12th! From 4 pm we will treat you to a wonderfully swinging and spectacular performance! And to make it even more memorable: this will also be a kind of farewell performance with …Continue reading
Vacancy new bandleader
14 October 2021
As a band leader you ensure an improvement of our level during the weekly rehearsals. You lead 5-10 concerts a year, contribute ideas about the repertoire and determine the programs. This is based on our musical vision.
We search: • Affinity and experience with big band music • Professional and …Continue reading
Cancelled: show on the 11th of september
3 September 2021
Our show on the 11th of september in Amersfoort has unfortunately been cancelled. Due to the corona regulations the organisation had no possibility to continue the festival.Continue reading
Finally started again!
24 June 2021
In memoriam Wijnand Bühre (1943 – 2020)
9 July 2020
To our dismay, we received news that Wijnand Bühre passed away on Friday July 3. This happened after a fall in the hospital where he was admitted for treatment.
He was 1st tenor saxophonist in the NMBB. With his years of experience and a large music library, he has made …Continue reading
Resumption of rehearsals
24 June 2020
June 15 was the day. After a period of 13 weeks of not rehearsing, we started cautiously resuming rehearsals on June 15. Not with the entire band but, as previously described in a news item, with section rehearsals. Two on a Monday night. The first time the trombones and the …Continue reading