Trio Stadhouders, Lijbaart en van der Kooij met for the first time at the Hijgend Hert jazzweek in 2015.
Inspired by the soundtracks of famous films like Blood Diamond Bram and Frank found each other in mixing these themes with there lyricall improvised music. The drummer Joost Lijbaart was the logic choice to complete this trio because of his dynamic and creative way of playing. Joost and Frank had been playing together in 2005 with the music projects of the Brittish trombone player Robert Jarvis.
Bram Stadhouders – guitar
Frank van der Kooij – tenorsax, bassclarinet and EWI
Joost Lijbaart – drums