Fra Fra Sound

Live Act afro jazz Afro-Latin Ethnojazz Worldmusic World Jazz
Fra Fra Sound - afro jazz Afro-Latin Ethnojazz Worldmusic World Jazz Live Act in Amsterdam

Fra Fra Sound Short Info

Fra Fra Sound mixes jazz, African rhythms, dance music from the Caribbean and Surinamese kaseko together with a wide range of melodies, grooves and themes from different cultures in a jazz setting. Touring the world has allowed Fra Fra Sound to blend musical styles from various traditions into their own.

Fra Fra Sound was founded over almost 35 years ago and has done concerts in more than 50 countries throughout Europe, the Caribbean, South America, Asia and the United States. One of the many highlights in the history of Fra Fra Sound was the performance for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg (S.A.) at the World Environment Top 2002. The band has been a success on major international stages and festivals including some of the most important on a global level.

Fra Fra Sound mixes jazz, African rhythms, dance music from the Caribbean and Surinamese kaseko together with a wide range of melodies, grooves and themes from different cultures in a jazz setting. Touring the world has allowed Fra Fra Sound to blend musical styles from various traditions into their own.

Fra Fra Sound was founded over almost 35 years ago and has done concerts in more than 50 countries throughout Europe, the Caribbean, South America, Asia and the United States. One of the many highlights in the history of Fra Fra Sound was the performance for Nelson Mandela in Johannesburg (S.A.) at the World Environment Top 2002. The ban...

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Past Gigs Fra Fra Sound

  • 09 | 2015 Utrecht Voodoo to Go Festival
  • 09 | 2015 Amsterdam Metro Film Festival
  • 08 | 2015 Amsterdam SAIL 2015
  • 07 | 2015 Amsterdam Red Light Jazz Festival
  • 07 | 2015 Amsterdam Red Light Jazz Festival
  • 07 | 2015 Rotterdam Keti Koti Festival

Discography Fra Fra Sound

  • 2010 Black, Dutch & More Album | Pramisi Records
  • 2007 Dya So Album | Pramisi Records
  • 2004 Kulembanban – Kid Dynamite Tribute Album | Pramisi Records
  • 2003 Kultiplex Album | Pramisi Records
  • 1999 Mali Jazz Album | Pramisi Records
  • 1997 Kotabra – Kaseko Revisited Album | Pramisi Records
  • 1996 Global Village Residents Album | Pramisi Records
  • 1994 Worship Mother Earth Album | Pramisi Records
  • 1993 Kalinha's Serenade Album | Pramisi Records
  • 1990 Third Life Stream Album | Pramisi Records
  • 1987 Panja Gazz +4 Album | Pramisi Records

Media

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Origin

  • Amsterdam NL

Founded

  • 1980

Members

  • Vincent Henar artistic director / bass guitar
  • Robin van Geerke piano
  • Carlo Ulrichi Hoop percussion
  • Walther Muringen drums
  • Andro Biswane guitar
  • Efraïm Trujillo saxophone
  • Michael Simon trumpet
  • Al Goodah vocals