Jasper vant' Hof

Blue Corner - CD

  • Format: CD
  • Cat No.: ACT 9228-2
  • Barcode: 4 014897 922822
  • German Release: 01/07/1993
  • Genre: Funky Jazz

"Abwechslungsreicher Jazzrock zwischen besinnlich-stimmungsvollen Melodien und fetzigen Grooves" (JAZZTHING)

Only digitally available

BLUE - it’s more than the colour. It’s music too.Goethe in his "Farbenlehre" associated blue with infinity and saw it as the colour of transcendence. Jung associated blue with the vertical, the blue sky above and the blue ocean below, and sees a correspondence with the unconscious. Yves Klein postulated Monochrome IKB (International Klein Blue) as the colour of the universe and hoped to use it to sensitize die whole planet. At about the same time, Yuri Gagarin, the first cosmonaut, looked at us from outer space and reported : "The Earth is blue."BLUE is also a group of musicians that enjoy the hell of making music together. Five guys on a mission to catch blue. JASPER VAN’T HOF from Enschede in Holland has become a most accomplished performer on acoustic piano and synthesizer. He is a member of the European elite of...

line up

Jasper van’t Hof – piano & keyboards
Bob Malach – tenor saxophone
Wayne Krantz – guitar
Nicolas Fiszman – bass
Philipp Allaert – drums

Recording Information

Recorded at Studio 150, Amsterdam, 8. - 15.3.1991
Mixed by Robert Prent at Studio Wisseloort (Phonogram), 19. - 25.4.1991

Produced by Siggi Loch