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Tag: Wolter Wierbos

Tuesday, March 27th

How about two minutes of joy?

Felix Quartet (Michael Moore, alto saxophone; Wolter Weirbos, trombone; Wilbert de Joode, bass; Michael Vatcher, drums), live, 2017




reading table

That gorgeous kite
from the beggar’s shack.

—Kobayashi Issa, 1763-1827 (translated from Japanese by Robert Hass)

Friday, 10/19/12

only rock ’n’ roll

The Ex & Brass Unbound,* live, Dublin, 2010



last night

He read at the Art Institute of Chicago, where I sat rapt and happy.

Seamus Heaney, “Postscript,” Dublin, 2011


*Mats Gustafsson (baritone saxophone), Ken Vandermark (tenor saxophone), Wolter Wierbos (trombone), Roy Paci (trumpet).

Tuesday, 4/10/12

Boi Akih (Monica Akihary, vocals; Niels Brouwer, guitar) with guest Wolter Wierbos (trombone), live, Netherlands, 2008

Instruments, too, are often stereotyped. Take the trombone. Loud? Blustery? Bull in a china shop? Not here.

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