Dutch World Directory
Guide to 300+ active world contacts in the Netherlands
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Set in a magnificent open-air theatre, Afrika Festival Hertme has been running a unique experience of carefully chosen African music in a tiny Dutch village 25 kms from the German border. The festival is run 100% by volunteers and has never received any subsidies. It is famous for its relaxed atmosphere and its large African (food) market. Festival dates: July 6 & 7 2019 and July 4 & 5 2020.
Afro_Vibes is an annual festival that brings contemporary performing arts from the African continent
A rich collection of bands who all have their roots in Amsterdam. Our mission is to deliver great live music to festivals, venues or any other place with a stage. We believe in a do-it-yourself approach. That’s why we do our own bookings, management and promotion.
Amsterdam Klezmer Band played almost 2000 shows in 36 countries, in theatres, rock clubs, jazz clubs or festivals, AKB is sure to amaze any audience. Last year the band celebrated it's 20st anniversary with a new album OYOYOY.
Amsterdam Roots Festival is an international, multidisciplinary festival that spans the course of several days. The festival introduces exceptional and current performing arts from all over the world including music, circus, dance, spoken word and film. Amsterdam Roots shows the different faces of our global society through this fascinating diversity.
The Amsterdams Andalusisch Orkest was found in 2011 by a group of Amsterdam musicians who shared a deep desire to present the rich currents of Andalusian music. The orchestra has performed in prestigious venues in The Netherlands, Belgium and Morocco, and has worked with some of Morocco's top international musicians.
Montan & Lauwerends
Vocal + Indon.percussion, acoust.+ electric bass
Guests: flutes + kendang
CD ‘CINTA’, release 2011, arranged repertoire of Indonesian composers + songs of their own. “A dynamic mix of plaited Indonesian Keroncong and Jazz.”
Nowadays with guests from different countries, they produce a ‘particular sound of jazz with ethnic elements from Indonesia’.
Antimufa plays tango and Argentinean folk music as no other band.
These four Argentinean musicians are building on the musical tradition of Río de la Plata, bringing back its spirit and flavor with a distinctive instrumentation.
The soulful bandoneon of Simone van der Weerden is often joining the band.
art27 is a platform for artists, arts educators & arts organisations including & working with refugees & asylum seekers in Europe. We work to connect socially engaged artists & arts organisations, to share resources, forge collaborations & to promote the role & successes of the arts community in social inclusion & protecting the vulnerable.
Digital Music Distribution and Artist/Label Support
Audiomaze supports independent artists and labels in getting the most out of their releases. We work closely with the artists and our distribution partners, making sure the single, album or EP is available worldwide in all important retailers & streaming services and gets the attention it deserves.
The repertoire of the band consists of music with its origin in the Balkan as wel as Sefardic/Andalusian and South-American tunes. Staying true to the real folksound, but with a modern twist.
Banda Fulô plays brazilian groove music, with styles like Samba-Funk, Pop and Brazilian Jazz.
Fulô means flower in portuguese, which is the name and nickname of the two leading ladies: Floor Polder (NL) and Elizabeth Fadel (BR).
The show has a high level of instrumental music together with joyful songs!
Tango Tinto quartet and Tango Gradus ad Parnassum are two ensembles with wide experience in tango music. The former has successfully toured Europe and Argentina and recorded three cd's including traditional to contemporary pieces, own arrangements and compositions. The latter offers own compositions and arrangements with a unique contemporary touch.
Improvisations based upon motives from antiquity, Middle Ages, raga, saga, modal and world jazz. Featuring singer/multi-instrumentalist Wieke Garcia, Oene van Geel (violin) and Leo Janssen (sax). Stormvogel plays his analog synthesizer as a medieval portative organ, as a cantor voice in mystical worship, unveiling a coffer of relics of vanished ages.
The Uruguayan singer-songwriter draws a new musical latitude joining the points of contact, South America and the Mediterranean. A folk hemisphere with touches of jazz made by de seductive intense vocal timbre of Beatriz Aguiar, crystal and calibrated expressiveness.
A genuinely exclusive roster covering a wide range of genres, mine is a small structure where you will feel listened to and understood, and which will ultimately bring you into the spotlight !
BLiP Agency; a cutting edge agency for Tropicalia, Electronic Music and other leftfield music styles. Contact us for Jungle by Night, Altin Gun, Arp Frique (worldwide) and many other acts.