Artist link: www.robvanbavel.com
Dutch pianist Rob van Bavel is generally considered to be one of the finest in the trade. He was inspired by the likes of Oscar Peterson, Bill Evans and Keith Jarrett. He graduated in 1987 at the Rotterdam Conservatory with the highest possible mark. He won several awards a.o. the second prize at the first Thelonious Monk Jazzpiano Competition. He released more than 200 cd’s as a sideman and as a leader. Rob toured all over the world and played regularly with Woody Shaw, Randy Brecker, Johnny Griffin and almost every Dutch jazz musician of renown.