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Nice to see so many people came out for the Ballister show and the presentation of our 2 new Dropa Disc releases. And The next Oorstof event is coming up this Thursday March 23rd already at the mighty Zuiderpershuis. Belgian percussionist Jakob Warmenbol (Bolhaerd, The Rova Special Sextet) and Swiss-Swedish reed player Sebastian Strinning (Joachim Badenhorst, Frank Gratkowsky) will record their debut album as the next pony level and Chicago expat and percussionist Frank Rosaly will play a rare solo set for the first time on a Belgian stage. Reservations (3 EUR discount) can be made here !

And because we like to spoil you with good music on March 31st also at Zuiderpershuis, French-Norwegian band Dans Les Arbres with Christian Wallumrød, Xavier Charles, Ivar Grydeland and Ingar Zach in the ranks will present the brand new record Phosphoresence out on HUBRO and Belgian-Norwegian alliance Veder feat. Niels Van Heertum, Eivind Lønning, Joachim Badenhorst and Ruben Machtelinckx will tackle texture, melody, improvisation and composition with 3 horns and acoustic guitar. Reservations can be made here !

Oorstof events coming up:

March – 2 New Dropa Disc Releases
Dropa Disc #004 – Evan Parker, John Edwards, Steve Noble: PEN cd
Dropa Disc #005 – Ballister: Low Level Stink lp/dvd

23 March – Zuiderpershuis, Antwerp
Frank Rosaly > Solo
Jakob Warmenbol & Sebastian Strinning > the next pony level

31 March – Zuiderpershuis, Antwerp
Dans Les Arbres > Christian Wallumrod, Ignar Zach, Ivar Grydeland, Xavier Charles
Veder > Niels Van Heertum, Ruben Machtelinckx , Joachim Badenhorst, Eivind Lønning

8 April – Nona, Mechelen
Fred Van Hove At 80 > Solo
Bram De Looze > Solo

4 May– DE Studio, Antwerp
Nakama > Christian Meaas Svendsen, Andreas Wildhagen, Agnes Hvizdalek, Adrian Løseth Waade, Ayumi Tanaka
g a b b r o > Hanne De Backer & Marc De Maeseneer

12 May – Het Bos, Antwerp
Jooklo Zappa > Stanley J. Zappa, Virginia Genta, David Vanzan
The Selva > Ricardo Jacinto, Nuno Morão, Gonçalo Almeida
lauroshilau > Audrey Lauro, Yuko Oshima, Pak Yan Lau

21 May – L’Archiduc, Brussels
Matthew Shipp & Ivo Perelman
Oorstof i.c.w. L’Archiduc Round about Five, Music Is Now: Improvised Music in Brussels

3 June– Zuiderpershuis, Antwerp
Oorstof & Kraak present:
Adam Cadell
Kraig Grady
Tim Catlin

Oorstof – Sound in Motion – Dropa Disc

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