Benjamin Herman

The Netherlands' best-dressed and most active jazz-saxophone player. Also member of the famous New Cool Collective.

Late Beethoven / Carte blanche

  • 22:30
  • 30.01.2020
  • Grote zaal

Alma Quartet
Marc Daniel van Biemen violin
Benjamin Peled violin
Jeroen Woudstra viola
Nitzan Laster cello

Benjamin Herman saxophone

Ludwig van Beethoven String Quartet no. 12, op. 127

The Alma Quartet and jazz saxophonist Benjamin Herman would seem to be the odd ones out in the festival programme as a whole. Armed with a carte blanche for Benjamin, they join forces on a quest to unearth the jazz in Beethoven. What exactly will take place on stage remains a surprise – will it be the Alma Quartet + Benjamin Herman solo or will he bring along the entire New Cool Collective?

Alma Quartet – HR-9914 – © Jan Willem Groen

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