Early 2005, the Calefax reed quintet performed at
the "Brothers of Invention" festival,
playing compositions by a.o. Zappa, Ives, Nancarrow and
February 2009, Calefax got a spot on "Vrije Geluiden", a Dutch national tv show, joining pianist Ivo Janssen to perform pieces by Conlon Nancarrow.
Olivier Boekhoorn: hobo
Ivar Berix: clarinet
Raaf Hekkema: saxophone
Jelte Althuis: bass clarinet
Alban Wesly: fagot
picture on the right by Deen van Meer.
2005/03/04 concert 'doelene,
rotterdam, the netherlands
2005/04/19 concert ‘de link’, tilburg, the netherlands
Zappa - Black Page Suite
Ives - Study no.20
Stravinsky - Three pieces for clarinet solo
Nancarrow - Studies for player piano
Signer - The Sheriff’s Collection
Ten Holt - Nieuw werk voor Calefax en gitaar
and there's more,
2005/04/28, they'll be performing "Far East, Wild West" in Amsterdam, NL:
2005/04/28 concert ‘bimhuis’, amsterdam, nl
performing Ellington, Zappa, McGowan and Ten Holt.
For this concert the Calefax quintet will feature Klaas ten Holt (guitar), Maarten Ornstein (reeds), Tony Overwater (bass) and Wim Kegel (drums) as special guests.