Brad will be performing at the famous club in Amsterdam, Bimhuis, in a duo performance accompanying the singer Fleurine. The date is Sunday evening, June 28.
Heartwarming combination of the enchanting voice of Fleurine and the incomparable piano from Brad Mehldau. "Full of subtle impact and deft timing" (The Guardian).
The Dutch-American singer Fleurine is internationally renowned for her exquisite voice, virtuoso its timing and its original lyrics by jazz compositions by Monk and Joshua Redman. With pianist Brad Mehldau she shares the love songs, jazz standards and pop songs to Brazilian gems. Their duo album Close Enough For Love example, contains work by Jimi Hendrix and Pat Metheny, original compositions and lyrics in English, French and Portuguese.
Fleurine fourth at the start of her career success with her trio with Jesse van Ruller and Johan Plomp. Her debut album Meant To Be! the best-selling jazz CD was in the Netherlands in the 90s. A meeting at the North Sea Jazz Festival in 1997 led to collaboration with Brad Mehldau, who developed the most influential jazz pianist of his generation.
"Fleurine's emphasis is on musicality; in each case, her warm, enveloping sound and gentle, rhythmic drive transforms the song into something well beyond the original sources. And the inclusion of some well-crafted originals, attest to the broad reach or her talents "(Los Angeles Times).