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Joke Bruijs & Band

Joke Bruijs is an all-round artist, she has an amazing voice, but Joke is also an accomplished actress. She has performed in numerous musicals and starred in Hollands most successful comedy. At the young age of 15, Joke performed with the renowned radio orchestra’s as The Skymasters and the Ramblers. Shortly followed by hilarious Dutch theater productions such as “De Mounties” en “Mini & Maxi”. She has performed a wide variety of musical genres such as Cole porter an Richard Rogers. Recently Joke released her first solo CD’s which is on it’s way to becoming a big hit in foreign countries such as Japan.

Frits Landesbergen a drummer and vibrafonist with an international standing. He has won various prestigious prizes such as Wessel Ilckenprijs, Pall Mall Swing Award, AVRO broadcasting company "The Promise" and the attention of the media served him well. Since then he has a full agenda, principally within the Netherlands. He performs with his own band, Frits Landesbergen & Friends and does yearly tours with Madeline Bell, The Rosenberg Trio, Louis van Dijk, and Cor Bakker. As a freelancer he performed with: Georgie Fame, Milt Jackson. Toots Thielemans. Eddie Daniels, Louis van Dijk, Thijs van Leer, Scott Hamilton, Joe Pass, Buddy de Franco, Monty Alexander. Frits Landesbergen is not only is the best Dutch jazz-vibes player, he also is an excellent drummer and arranger. He teaches vibes, drums and combo at the conservatory of The Hague, owns a booking office and is a producer and composer.