Remo and North Sea Jazz…A Beautiful Combination
Remowire- Rotterdam, Netherlands – Rotterdam, NL was the site of Jazz from around the world at the 2009 North Sea Jazz Festival. This year brought an extra day of spectacular music to a very enthusiastic audience.
Remo Inc. again was the choice of artists and was the official Drumhead Sponsor of this festival which featured many Jazz Greats along with some significant newcomers. The Festival was held at the Ahoy Center in Rotterdam July 9th- 12th
The North Sea Jazz Festival is now an institution of fine talent of Jazz and this year was no exception. The four day event featured many Remo Artists which included, Richard Bailey (Steve Winwood), Nasheet Waits (Fred Hersch Trio), Ron Brunner Jr.(George Duke Trio featuring Chaka Khan), Jimmy Morales & Pablo Padine (Gilberto Santa Rosa), John Roberts (George Duke), Steve Gadd (James Taylor), Teddy Campbell (George Benson), John Riley (Vanguard Jazz Orchestra), Willie Green III ((Hank Jones), Bogie Bowles (Joe Bonamassa), Jeff “Tain” Watts (CTI All Star Band), George Delgado (Spanish Harlem Orchestra), Bernard Purdie (Kevin Mahogany), Tony Coleman (B.B.King), Greg Hutchinson (Joshua Redman Trio), Ali Jackson (Wynton Marsalis), Roy Haynes (Roy Haynes Trio), Gene Lake (David Sanborn), Steve Sidelnyk (Seal), Otis Brown III (Esperanza Spaulding), Joost Kroon (Candy Dulfer), Terri Lynn Carrington (Tineke Postma International Quartet) and Joost Kesselaar (Clazz Ensemble).
This year festival showed Remo products showcased in many different styles of Jazz and other popular music. Remo Products can withstand the diversity of music. The North Sea Jazz Festival is one of the premiere Jazz Festivals in the world, many Jazz Lovers and inspiring drummers and percussionists heard Remo products played by the most respected musicians in our industry. We are proud of our association with the North Sea Jazz Festival and our Artists!