Henk van Muijen – trombone

Henk is an established jazz musician, covering styles from trad jazz to swing, blues, the American Songbook and big band repertoire. He has a long track record in successful trad jazz and swing formations and playing with a big band. Over the years he toured Europe with them for jazz festivals and jazz clubs in Germany ( Jazz Festivals Gronau, Dusseldorf, Bonn, Hannover), Belgium (Jazz Festivals, Brussels, Kortrijk), UK (Ronny Scott’s Jazz Club, London), France (leading “Festival de Reuil” Paris), Denmark, Spain (Jazz Festival Xabia), Switzerland,  Sweden and recently with the RTDP for the Jazz by the Sea Festival 2011 (on main stage), Netherlands.

He has played with the legendary Down Town Jazz  Band and Ted Easton Jazz Band where he teamed up with a number of international jazz greats and recorded albums with them on the Ted Easton label, “Riff”. Henk has also made recordings with: Billy Butterfield, Dick Cary, Gene “Mighty Flea” Conners, Wallace Davenport, Nat Gonella, Vic Dickenson, Wild Bill Davidson, Bud Freeman, Bobby Hackett, Peanuts Bucko, Jimmy en Marian Mc-Partland, Maxine Sullivan, Buddy Tate and many others.

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