Biography


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Eeco played classical piano for almost 10 years.
At the age of 17 he switched to playing Boogie & Jazz.

Now he rightly enjoys an international reputation through his mastery of a wide range of piano styles in classical jazz and boogie woogie.


Since 2007 he has travelled as a solo artist all over Europe and America.

With his trio “Boogielicious” (drums: David Herzel, bluesharp: Bertram Becher) he performs regularly in Germany and Switzerland.


In 2014 he founded his latest band: “Eeco’s Jazz & Boogie Express” featuring the music of classic jazz players like Count Basie, Albert Ammons, Earl Hines, Teddy Wilson, Jelly Roll Mortom.


Eeco performed with musicians/singers such as:

David Lukács, Ellister van der Molen, Ben Schröder, Mirjam van Dam, Frits Kaatee, Frank Roberscheuten, Rene Winter, Harry Kanters,Steve “Big Man” Clayton, Rob Agerbeek, Little Willie Littlefield, Axel Zwingenberger, Lila Ammons, Saskia Laroo, Frank Muschalle, Jorg Hegemann, Silvan Zinng, Jean-Pierre Bertrand, Jean Paul Amouroux, Julian Phillips, Han van Dam, Tineke Schomaker, Tom Shaka, Ethan Uslan, Ronald Heijtmajer, Sabine Kaack, Dolf Robertus, Gottfried Böttger, Jürgen Kerth, Chase Garrett, Jerome Cardynaals, Luca Sestak, Doña Oxford, Garry Moore



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