Magic on stage

The famous Brazilian singer-songwriter Lenine has been working with the Dutch jazz pianist and composer Martin Fondse for eight years. They celebrate this with a special concert with new compositions as well as gems from Lenine's oeuvre, such as Jack Soul Brasileiro, Paciência and A Ponte. The combination of the subtle, lived-in songs and the energetic arrangements of Fondse creates magic on stage.

Lenine & Fondse

Lenine's songs have been performed by celebrities such as Maria Bethânia, Gilberto Gil and Milton Nascimento. Martin Fondse is recognized for his colorful contribution to the Dutch music landscape. He has collaborated with international stars such as Pat Metheny, George Duke and Laura Mvula.

The Bridge

Lenine and Martin Fondse previously made the orchestral album The Bridge, which was recorded in the BIMHUIS. The award-winning live album was inspired by the Maurício de Nassau Bridge in Recife. This replica of a bridge over the Amstel symbolizes the history between Brazil and the Netherlands.