Jazz at occii

Occii , Amsterdam


Sam Andreae , Otto Will , Rogier Smal Trio – Recently moved to Berlin, Both Sam Andreae and Otto Willberg are still an active part of the vibrant Manchester improv scene just featured at lenght in Wire magazine. Sam Andreae plays the saxophone in a million different ways. And does so with many different musicians amongst which trio riot with Mette Rasmussen. Otto Willburg plays the double bass and lays it down in duo with David Birchall and plays with Manchester psych outfit Desmadrados Soldados de Ventura. These two britts will team up with Amsterdam local Rogier Smal on drums who has been playing in and with everything Manchester intensely the last years.

Trolleybus takes its own musical route, and plans its path along the most wonderful vistas. The vehicle seems to be free, as its tracks are not laid down, as they would be for a tram. But, it is, almost imperceptibly, attached to an overhead wire. This wiring consists of the arsenal of sounds and techniques Trolleybus’s three members.