Dear Music Friends,
On May 29th we play with my Funky Band ft fingerpicking guitarist Glenn Roth a Groove Show in The Broadbrook Opera House, a beautiful new music venue in Broadbrook, CT, US.
Saskia Laroo: trumpet, electronics
Warren Byrd: keys, vocals
PremeAlom & Tang Sauce: rap vocals
Doug 'Basszilla' Long: bass
Woody 'Funkadelic' Floyd: drums
6p doors open
7p Glenn Roth
8p Saskia Laroo Band
Hope to see you there for some music Fun to remember!!!
#jamband #jazz #funk #hiphop #blues #dance #reggae #latin
Most concerts are still cancelled but we keep on bringing our weekly
Friday Feelgood Concerts
live & online via FB
- Saskia Laroo on trumpet, vocals, upright bass, and alto sax
- Warren Byrd on piano/keyboard, vocals, and percussion
1 pm @ New York Time; 7 pm @ Amsterdam Time, Around Midnight @ Far East Time
Duo Laroo/Byrd's Free Friday Feelgood Concerts
Fr May 21 1-1:45 EST |7-7:45 pm UTC+1 |62th
Fr May 28 1-1:45 EST |7-7:45 pm UTC+1 |63th
Fr June 4 1-1:45 EST |7-7:45 pm UTC+1 |64th
Fr June 11 1-1:45 EST |7-7:45 pm UTC+1 |65th
Fr June 18 1-1:45 EST |7-7:45 pm UTC+1 |66th
Fr june 25 1-1:45 EST |7-7:45 pm UTC+1 |67th
View our previous Friday feelgood concerts of Duo Laroo/Byrd here:
SOME MORE PROJECTS COMING UP IN 2021
Let's also cross fingers that foreign touring can get back on track soon in 2021 to make up for the cancelled 2020 concerts of Portugal, Moldovia, Quatar, Crimea, Morocco, Netherlands, Thailand and more
SOME MUSIC HIGHLIGHTS IN 2021 & 2020
- We were truly grateful to have received support from the Fonds Podiumkunsten(Dutch Performing Arts Fund) to bring in February a special edition of our Duo Laroo/Byrd+ Feelgood concerts via their funding program: Balkonscenes (Balcony Scenes) from home for the neighborhood. Of course, you can see back these concerts online too.
- Jan 8 & 9 2021: We were excited to be a part of the APAP, major performing arts conference in New York again, this time, however, not in the Hilton, but online with a showcase of a live-streamed Duo Laroo/Byrd Feelgood concert on January 8 and a pre-recorded concert of the Saskia Laroo Band & Trumpets Around The World presents Jazz Meets Hiphop @ Rabobank Amersfoort Jazz Online on January 9.
- Nov 21, 2020: We played the Rabobank Amersfoort Online Jazzfestival with the Saskia Laroo Band. Here you can see it back. This concert concluded a successful concert tour supported by Stichting Norma (the Norma Foundation), performing the music of Saskia's latest album Trumpets Around The World, supported by SENA (Dutch international neighboring rights oranisation)
- October 23, 2020: Premiere of an online collaboration film by the Erasmushuis, Jakarta of our Duo Laroo/Byrd meets Colladulur from Indonesia
- October 8, 2020: Premiere of Jazzkia meets hiphop for the Korea Foundation's Virtual Concert Series Stay Joyful
- February 21-23, 2020: Saskia Laroo Band - India Tour. Performances in Pune and Mumbai on the World Jazz Festival by Banyan Tree Events. This was our last tour before the Pandemic, supported by Fonds Podiumkunsten (Dutch Performing Arts Fund)
PRE-CORONA CONCERTS & TOURS
Laroo Bookings & Management, Laroo Records and Cultmix Foundation release and support the music of trumpeter/bandleader/composer Saskia Laroo from Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Laroo Bookings features this multi instrumentalist who has released 8 albums and celebrates 40 years of performing and touring around the world presenting her signature blend of pop, dance, jazz and world music. Laroo Management develops Saskia's concepts for bringing audiences together and aiming for cultural conciliation through music.
jazz, world, pop, blues, funk, gospel, soul, edm, reggae, latin, afro