16/05/2012 de Badcuyp - Amsterdam
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TWO OF A KIND - duo Laroo / Byrd
CD - Two of a Kind -
a tribute to Miles and Monk
Saskia presents proudly the release of a new album by duo Laroo/Byrd on Laroo Records.
Saskia Laroo - trumpet, upright bass; Warren Byrd - piano, vocals, bongo Brand new project and another change of pace from our Dutch jazz diva from the Netherlands, teaming as two with her amazing melifluous trumpet vis a vis Monk-master Warren Byrd pianist/composer/vocalist for a Miles Davis and Thelonious Monk tribute. The duo’s tours through Brazil, Hong Kong, Thailand, Netherlands, Russia, and USA come to fruition in their first Duo album. The CD mood swings with Duo Laroo/Byrd covers of vintage Miles and Monk favorites as well as the duo’s new compositions, Byrd’s scats and hand drums, Laroo’s toggles between trumpet and upright bass—100% Organic Jazz
This CD is officially released in the USA and Canada July 19, 2011.
Release date for Europe and rest of the world will be September 12, 2011.
soon on Saskia ‘s webstore
buy on itunes USA
soon on itunes Europe and more
listen to a compilation and more on www.myspace.com/saskialaroo
TWO OF A KIND in Dutch Newspaper & Magazine