Mâäk 20 years presents: MikMâäk, FIVE + JAM @ Brussels Jazz Festival (Flagey)
Mâäk (formerly known as Mâäk’s Spirit), one of the oldest, most active Brussels avant-garde jazz bands, is celebrating its 20th birthday! For the last fifteen years, the group has always been a welcome guest at Flagey. During this concert by the MikMâäk project, no fewer than sixteen musicians will be gathering together on stage!
After the concert there will be another concert of the project FIVE, where partners in crime of the collective during the period 2001 and 2008 will gather again to play. This concert is followed by a jam!
Line up MikMâäk:
Bart Maris, Jean Paul Estiévenart, Laurent Blondiau: trumpets
Michel Massot, Pascal Rousseau, Niels Van Heertum, Adrien Lambinet: tubas, trombones
Guillaume Orti, Jeroen Van Herzeele, Bo Van der Werf, Grégoire Tirtiaux: saxes
Pierre Bernard, Quentin Manfroy: flutes
Yann Lecollaire: clarinet
Fabian Fiorini: piano
Nathan Wouters: double bass
Samuel Ber: drums
Artistic direction: Laurent Blondiau & Guillaume Orti
Line up FIVE
Laurent Blondiau, trumpet; Jean-Yves Evrard, guitar; Eric Thielemans, drums; Sebastien Boisseau, double bass; Jeroen Van Herzeele, tenor saxophone; Sam Mary, lights