Groundbreaking music nightsSpace is the Place organizes groundbreaking bimonthly Intergalactic Nights at the BIMHUIS café, with a wide variety of performances in all kinds of genres and disciplines, from jazz, improv and classical music to dance, theater, poetry and literature. The house pianist is Ernst Glerum, who’s known for playing double bass in ICP Orchestra and Benjamin Herman Trio.
This edition the string quartet Fuse will give a try-out of its new show. Fuse is known from Dutch television and is renowned for its open attitude towards jazz, pop, folk and classical music of all eras. Poet and author Joost Oomen is a gifted performer who has appeared at events such as Crossing Border and Lowlands. Ada Rave and John Dikeman are known saxophone players from the Amsterdam improv underground. They will both perform a solo set on tenor sax.
Since 2015, Space is the Place organizes concerts with free forms of jazz as a common thread. Its homebase is De Ruimte in Amsterdam-Noord: a record store, café, restaurant, venue and living room rolled into one. After more than 600 concerts by around 1100 artists, Space is the Place now regularly spreads its wings towards the BIMHUIS.