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Sal La Rocca

Rank #1 BE Belgium, BE Jazz / other
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50% of sales go to the charity charity: water.

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  • Pascal Mohy Piano
  • Hans van Oosterhout Drums
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Sounds Like: Paul Chambers, Ron Carter, John Scofield, weather report, Dave Holland

Label: Igloo-records

Manager: evelynmanagement@gmail.com

Bio: - Sal La Rocca, is one of Belgium's most in-demand double bassists. He has played alongside Toots THIELEMANS, Philip CATHERINE, Nathalie LORIERS, Steve GROSSMAN…
After a stint with rock playing guitar, at age 23, Salvatore LA ROCCA discovers jazz in the early 80's and switches to double bass whic... See Full Bio

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Twitter_icon_for_status: Sal La Rocca has a show on 2014-10-25 at 20:00 @ FOREST NATIONAL in City of Brussels http://t.co/9eREp3bQ5P #concert

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Discography

  • Igl 230
    It Could Be The End Released on Apr 2, 2012
  • 61eor tksol. sl500 aa300
    Latinea Released on Jan 15, 2003

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  • Fri

    Oct 24


    Wilrijk, BE | 8:00pm

    Wilrijk, BE
    Fri Oct 24 8:00pm

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    The one before last concert of Vaya Con Dios http://vayacondios.be/concerts

  • Sat

    Oct 25


    City of Brussels, BE | 8:00pm

    City of Brussels, BE
    Sat Oct 25 8:00pm

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    Dani Klein for the last time on stage http://vayacondios.be/concerts

  • Fri

    Oct 31


    Brussels, BE | 9:00pm
    Fri Oct 31 9:00pm

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    IVAN PADUART INVITES TOON ROOS TOP INTERNATIONAL SAX Ivan Paduart (piano), Sal La Rocca (bass), Hans van Oosterhout (drums) + Toon Roos (tenor sax) Master pianist Ivan Paduart invites the leading tenor sax of Holland and a European jazz Star : Toon Roos. This jazz star started his international career with his performance at the North Sea Jazz Festival in 1984, to which an extensive tour in Holland and abroad immediately followed. Over the years he has performed and/or recorded with many celebrities like Toots Thielemans, Kenny Werner, Jack Macduff, Art Blakey, Enrico Pieranunzi, Hein van de Geyn, Clark Terry and Bob Brookmeyer. In 2001 Toon Roos won the Bird Award, the famous international jazz prize, (other winners of this prestigious prize are amongst others Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Sonny Rollins, Joe Zawinul and Pat Metheny…). Together with Philippe Aerts and Hans van Oosterhout : a world class jazz concert. Book early. "One of the few saxophone players in the world with a sound of their own". Peter Erskine

  • Sat

    Nov 1


    Brussels, BE | 9:00pm
    Sat Nov 01 9:00pm

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    IVAN PADUART INVITES TOON ROOS TOP INTERNATIONAL SAX Ivan Paduart (piano), Sal La Rocca (bass), Hans van Oosterhout (drums) + Toon Roos (tenor sax) Master pianist Ivan Paduart invites the leading tenor sax of Holland and a European jazz Star : Toon Roos. This jazz star started his international career with his performance at the North Sea Jazz Festival in 1984, to which an extensive tour in Holland and abroad immediately followed. Over the years he has performed and/or recorded with many celebrities like Toots Thielemans, Kenny Werner, Jack Macduff, Art Blakey, Enrico Pieranunzi, Hein van de Geyn, Clark Terry and Bob Brookmeyer. In 2001 Toon Roos won the Bird Award, the famous international jazz prize, (other winners of this prestigious prize are amongst others Miles Davis, Stan Getz, Sonny Rollins, Joe Zawinul and Pat Metheny…). Together with Philippe Aerts and Hans van Oosterhout : a world class jazz concert. Book early. "One of the few saxophone players in the world with a sound of their own". Peter Erskine

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  • Chuck Brunicardi (Artist) Chuck Brunicardi
    "Insomnia" smooth keys, horns enchant Sal. You are an amazing bass player. LA best wishes.
  • Justin Boerema (Artist) Justin Boerema
    peace
  • R3dblossom (Artist) R3dblossom
    Oh, so beautifully and skilfully played music!
  • DeJeaAngel (Artist) DeJeaAngel
    Am in awe! Such beautiful tunes. Wish you all the best! DeJeaAngel
  • Steve Zuwala (Artist) Steve Zuwala
    Just here to let you know that you and your music are great!
  • Sal La Rocca (Artist) Sal La Rocca
    PLEASE FELL FREE TO LEAVE A COMMENT ON MY WEBSITE...1000THX http://www.sallarocca.com
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Q: Its a major undertaking! Requires other jazz musicians to pitch in and do what they can, whatever that might mean to the individual! I was a studio musician in Holland 1968-74! A BOOK within its
A: ok i see !

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