Billy Hart, ‘one of the most thoughtful and accomplished drummers still working’ (BBC), owes his reputation to his collaborations with legendary artists such as Otis Redding, Herbie Hancock and Miles Davis. He plays his own compositions with today’s jazz heroes, saxophone player Mark Turner (Fly), pianist Ethan Iverson (The Bad Plus) en double bassist Ben Street. Since 2003 the quartet has been performing in New York every year, always for a packed house. Their new album appeared on the ECM label. ‘A blend of bebop and free aesthetics… a splendid recording’ (Jazz Times).
Bimhuis Restaurant opens at 18:30. After the concert, the Bimhuis Café is open (free entrance).
Ticket: € 25 / € 21