SUN-MI HONG | NATIONAL ARTIST IN RESIDENCE

Amersfoort Jazz proudly presents Sun-Mi Hong as its National Artist in Residence during the 42nd edition of the annual festival in 2020.  The young Korean-born-but-Amsterdam-based drummer performs five times at the festival, spread oud over the Four Days of World Jazz in Amersfoort, historic city in the centre of The Netherlands. Sun is very pleased with the opportunities offered to her by Amersfoort Jazz. “I am very much looking forward to play at Amersfoort Jazz again, in different locations with different musicians. I am sure It’s gonna be great! What an amazing festival, organisation and promotion! I am in love with the festival!” Read more 

  • Sun on Thursday
    [1]
    May 14 | theater De Lieve Vrouw, Amersfoort | Festival Opener Concert Evening
    Alto for Two ft. Irene Reig (ESP), Kika Sprangers (NLD), Thomas Pol (NLD) and Xavi Torres (ESP).
  • Sun on Friday
    [2] May 15 | De Hof, Amersfoort | Rabobank Jazz Night at De Hof
    w/ Peter Beets & The Henk Meutgeert New Jazz Orchestra – ‘Tribute to Buddy Rich’
    featuring the Next Generation of Dutch Jazz: Sun-Mi Hong (drums), Maarten Hogenhuis (sax) & Anna Serierse (voc)
  • Sun on Saturday
    [3] 
    May 16 | Lieve Vrouwekerkhof, Amersfoort | Open Air Theatre Square
    w/ Conservatorium van Amsterdam Concert Big Band ft. Jasper Blom (sax, Boy Edgar Prize 2019)
    [4] May 16 | Mannenzaal, Amersfoort | National Artist in Residence
    Sun-Mi Hong Quintet ft. Song Yi Jeon (KOR)
  • Sun on Sunday
    [5] May 17 | Lieve Vrouwekerkhof, Amersfoort | Open Air Theatre Square
    Daahoud Salim Quintet (ESP/NLD)

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