Maarten Hogenhuis Trio winner of Keep an Eye International Jazz Award 2013
Three bands from US conservatories and one CvA bands competed on April 1st in the final in April 7th to a packed Bimhuis. Maarten Hogenhuis Trio, formed by CvA students Maarten Hogenhuis, alto saxophone; Joan Terol Amigó, drums, and Thomas Rolff, double bass, won the Keep an Eye International Jazz Award, an amount of € 2500,-. Maarten Hogenhuis also won the prize for Best Soloist, participation in the CvA Summer Jazz Workshop June 2013. Runner-up was Juilliard Jazz Artist Diploma Ensemble from Juilliard School of Music New York, they won € 1250,-. They also won the prize for Best Arrangement of an Ellington Song, € 1.000,-.
A competition for outstanding young musicians from Boyer College of Music - Temple University Philadelphia, Juilliard School of Music New York, The New School for Jazz and Contemporary Music New York, and Conservatorium van Amsterdam.
Keep an Eye Foundation
To keep an eye on: talented young artists to give them financial support to achieve their ideas, deepen and expand their talents and create new opportunities for them that would otherwise not be possible. Read more: www.keepaneye.nl/