Jan Verwey Cool jazz on harmonica
Toots Thielemans: “Jan has his own, unique sound”

Discografie

Cd's

 CD Songs for Silver

Line up:
Jan Verwey – chromatische mondharmonica
Christian Hassenstein – gitaren
Jan Voogd – contrabas
Franc auf dem Brinke – drums

CD Songs for Silver

CD: “Songs for Silver”
Hassenstein/Verwey Kwartet
(2019 – DjamTones)
Opgenomen in Studio Fattoria Musica
Osnabrück (D)

Tracks:

1. Juicy Lucy (Horace Silver) – 2. Speak the Language (Christian Hassenstein)
3. Summer in Central Park (Horace Silver) – 4. Nica’s Dream (Horace Silver)
5. Split Kick (Horace Silver) – 6. Silver’s Serenade (Horace Silver)
7. Dimples (Horace Silver) – 8. Horacely (Jan Verwey)
9. The Answer is Revlis (Christian Hassenstein) – 10. Barbara (Horace Silver)
11. Strollin’ (Horace Silver) – 12. Ballad for Silver (Jan Verwey)

Dreamdancing (2016)

Line up:

Jan Verwey – Harmonica
Johan Clement – Piano
Jasper Somsen – Double Bass
(OAP Records)

Linernotes

Wij hebben geprobeerd als trio een sfeer neer te zetten zoals b.v. Charlie Haden, Richie Beirach, Michel Petrucciani dat deden, met de lees meer

Rays of light (2013)
Line up:

Jan Verwey – chr. harmonica Christian Hassenstein – gitaar Ruud Ouwehand – contrabas Franc auf dem Brinke – drums (DJAMtones DT 1010)

iTunes

Standards & Others Pieces (2010)

Line up:

Jan Verwey – chr. harmonica
Bert van den Brink – piano
spec. gast: Fay Claassen – vocals
(DayBreak/Challenge Records)

Jan Verwey plays Thelonious Monk (2004)

Line up:

Jan Verwey – chr. harmonica
Gustav Klimt strijkkwartet
Olaf Tarenskeen – gitaar
Sven Schuster – contrabas
Jasper van der Wilden – drums
(Munich Records – BMCD 452)

The Miles Davis Project (1997)

Line up:

Jan Verwey – chr. harmonica
Peter Hertmans – gitaar
Jos Machtel – Ventiel trombone/tube
Frans van der Hoeven – contrabas
Hans van Oosterhout – drums
(Willibrord jazz WJ 2076-1)

You Must Believe in Spring (1992)

Line up:

Jan Verwey – che. harmonica
Jack van Poll – piano
Hein van der Geyn – contrabas
John Engels – drums
(Timeless Records SJO 369)

Als sideman

The Kick of the Blues (1994) – live in CNM Hilversum

Colette Wickenhagen – vocals

Jan Verwey – harmonica

Ton van de Geijn – baritonsax

Ludo Doomernik – piano

Wiro Mahieu – bass

Pieter Bast – drums

CD ‘Take it from the top’ (1991 – Timeless Records)

Denis Jannah – vocals

Michel Herr – piano

Ricardo de Fra – bas

Jan Verwey – gast op harmonica

 

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