All of the artists in a row!

John Scofield & Dave Holland

Two of the greatest jazz musicians, for the first time in the Netherlands (and exclusively at DDBF) as a duo: bassist Dave Holland and guitarist John Scofield. An intimate concert with original pieces and well known jazz standards. [...]

Bassists of the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra & Božo Paradžik feat. Eric Vloeimans

Anyone who's ever been to Amsterdam's Concertgebouw or National Opera is familiar with the Netherlands Philharmonic Orchestra! [...]

Dominic Seldis, Sasha Witteveen, & Mike Boddé

Podium Witteman on stage! [...]

Ben Williams

American star bassist Ben Williams & band with I’m A Man! [...]

Derrick Hodge Ft Marcus Gilmore and The Cuareim Quartet

Bassist to stars such as Anthony Hamilton and Robert Glasper [...]

Kinga Głyk

Youtube and Instagram star Kinga Głyk is a live sensation! [...]

Janek Gwizdala’s European Trio

Janek Gwizdala's European Trio [...]

Jasper Høiby’s Planet B

Adventurous jazz from Danish bassist Jasper Høiby and his new trio! [...]

Florentin Ginot

Florentin Ginot stuns with his performance of Bach's Chaconne on double bass! [...]

James Oesi & Dudok Quartet

Festival founder James Oesi shares the stage with the widely acclaimed Dudok Quartet! [...]

Liam Byrne

Liam Byrne: old and new music on the forefather of the double bass - the viola da gamba! [...]

Fuensanta Méndez

Be transported by the music of Mexican Fuensanta Méndez [...]


The discovery of 2021 is bassist, singer and composer Madlife! [...]

Gonçalo Almeida

Rotterdam bass hero explores the outer limits of improvisation! [...]

Codarts Students

Rotterdam Conservatorium’s biggest bass talents! [...]

Conservatorium van Amsterdam feat. Robert Schumann Hochschule Düsseldorf

Amsterdam and Düsseldorfs' double bass talent on Rotterdam’s stage! [...]

Szymon Marciniak & Jong Suk Kim

Szymon Marciniak & Jong Suk Kim - Classical super duo! [...]

29 – 30 Oct

Theater Zuidplein Rotterdam

International music festival: Spotlight on the bass

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