Kenny's Corner #32 med Toms Rudzinskis
13.11.2019 kl. 19.30 - 22.30
Toms Rudzinskis is to day one of the leading innovative Baltic saxophone players and composers with a unique sound in performance and composition. Leading his own band and performing as a well respected soloist and sideman, he currently resides in Berlin and travels across Europe to perform and educate.
Toms is a graduate of the prestigious Conservatorium van Amsterdam. Among numerous awards he has been chosen "Best Soloist" at the international big band competition "Meer Jazz". In 2013 he won the Grand Prix in "Burghausen Jazz Competition" with Matiss Cudars Quartet, which led to a oppertunity to share the stage with Cassandra Wilson.
His debut album "ABRA" from 2014 was nominated for the Latvian Grammy Award "Zelta Microphones" in 2 categories - Best Jazz Album and Best Debut and secured him a wider recognition and following in his homeland. Another Best Jazz Album nomination followed in 2017 with his vinyl recording "Locomotion!" with Australian trumpet player Gerhard Ornig.
Toms Rudzinskis - saxophone
Erik Michaelsen - trumpet
Jonas Dannerbugt - guitar
Keneth Dahl Knudsen - bass
Rasmus Mellemgaard Frandsen - drums
Kr. 50,- (Medlemmer gratis)
Center for Dansk Jazzhistorie
Kjellerups Torv 2, 9000 Aalborg