CURRENT ARTISTSAhmad Jamal --- Samuel Blaser --- Hendrik Meurkens --- Bill Warfield --- Debra and Dani Gurgel --- Joe Locke --- Tamir Hendelman---Steven Chelliah---Fred Hersch --- Jack DeJohnette --- Hans Jörn Brandenberg --- Dominick Farinacci --- Javon Jackson --- Kirk MacDonald --- JJ Johnson -- Cedar Walton --- Ric Frank---Billy Taylor --- Donald Vega --- Benny Green --- Bennie Wallace --- Russell Malone --- Gonzalo Rubalcaba ---Michael Jefry Stevens
Hendrik Meurkens is known as first major voice on the harmonica since Toots Thielemans, This book includes 32 of his own compositions on 85 pages, with his immediately recognizable style of Brazilian Jazz.
About the Composer
A successful composer (his compositions have been recorded by other artists and featured in the Hollywood movie, “Dolores Claiborne,”) Hendrik Meurkens remains equally at home playing jazz or Brazilian music. As a featured artist, he has recorded with the likes of Charlie Byrd and Jimmy Cobb, as well as backing leading artists such as Astrid Gilberto and Olivia Newton John.