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Voort4: Stroming (Creative Sources)

The Netherlands quartet of Martin Tervoort on tenor & soprano saxophones and bass clarinet, Bert Kleijn on drums, Fons Sluijter on cello, and Bennie Timmer on guitars, in collective improvisation influenced by jazz, blues, salsa, pop, free improv and modern compositional music.
 

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Martin Tervoort-tenor saxophone, soprano saxophone, bassclarinet

Bert Kleijn-drums

Fons Sluijter-cello

Bennie Timmer-guitars


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UPC: 5609063405880

Label: Creative Sources
Catalog ID: cs588
Squidco Product Code: 27296

Format: CD
Condition: New
Released: 2019
Country: Portugal
Packaging: Cardboard Gatefold
Recorded at Debent-studio, in Groningen, the Netherlands, by Fons Sluijter.

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"Voort4 makes crossover music influenced by jazz, blues, salsa, pop, free- and modern (classical) music. The pieces and harmonies are starting points for individual and collective improvisations. Most compositions are made by Martin Tervoort and worked out collectively, except "Mazad" composed by D. Holland."


Artist Biographies

"Martin Tervoort is a versatile musician, playing soprano saxophone, tenor saxophone and bass clarinet in the borderline between jazz, improvised and modern music. But he also plays rock, blues, funk, soul and world music.

You can read more about the different formations in which Tervoort is active musically. He currently plays with Hardmoed Grefe (bass) in "Triptet 2", and in "Triptet 4" with Hardmoed Grefe (bass), Erik Karsemeijer (percussion) and Henk Zwerver (guitar). He also forms the "Duo Pogen" together with Erik Karsemeijer. Finally he plays in "Voort (4)", a jazz quartet with Bert Kleijn (drums), Fons Sluijter (cello) and Steve Bradshaw (violin)."

-Martin Tervoort Website (Translated by Google) (http://www.martintervoort.nl/)
4/10/2024

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Bert Kleijn is a Netherland drummer, born January 11, 1947. He has been a member of the bands Emergency tire, More Great Guitars, Butcher Egg (Drum Beast), Continue, Nomads, Alan Laurillard Quartet, and Voort4.

-Squidco 4/10/2024

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Fons Sluijter is a Dutch cellist known for the bands Ygdrassil and Voort4.

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Bennie Timmer is a Dutch guitarist, a member of groups Bates Motel II, Hans Van Lier & The Sidekicks & Voort4.

-Squidco 4/10/2024

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Track Listing:



1. John D 4:46

2. Carib Tiptoe 4:32

3. Stroming 5:21

4. Niet Te Stoppen 3:51

5. Impro B-flat Minor 4:26

6. Finy Rock 4:30

7. Trisol 4:24

8. Mazad 6:11

9. Fitness 4:33

10. Grazen 2:27

11. Klaar 3:53

Related Categories of Interest:


Creative Sources
Improvised Music
Free Improvisation
Jazz
European Improvisation, Composition and Experimental Forms
Quartet Recordings

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