Jazz Op Zondag: Quartzite
STUKcafé ::: Gratis / Free
Quartzite (Quartzite 4tet) is extremly compact granular and metamorphic rock - that's how quartet named their music, the sound of this ensemble explores between boundaries of the classical-contemporary music, jazz and rock. The explosive energy is reflecting in their highly structured compositions leaving space for adventurous risk taking moments and no-holds-barred improvisation. – Created their own music language. Quartzite is vibraphonist Marko Jugovic (IT), saxophonist Wietse Voermans (NL), bassist Alessio Bruno(IT) and drummer Elvis Homan(SLO). The international quartet met while studying at Codarts, University of Arts, Rotterdam. They became friends- than lovers, than even something more and basically became a rock; QUARTZITE!- and converged together as Quartzite in 2016. They already already performed in Tivoli Vredenburg, De Doelen, Maas Theater. Each member has an impressive list of credits accomplished over the years. The band has continued to thrive and grow in reputation, solidifying a fan base in Europe.