was born in Breda (NL) and still lives in this beautiful city. When she was 7
years old she discovered jazz music and especially liked to listen to Dave
Brubeck (“Take Five”) and Nina Simone (“My baby just cares for me”).
Naomi liked to listen to jazz, soul and funk music she started to take
classical music lessons during a couple of years. First in flute, french horn
and drums, but at the age of 12 she was attracted by the soulful sound of the
saxophone. It was only some years later that she felt the urge of learning more
about chords and improvisation.
that moment Naomi devoted herself to jazz and pop music with the aim of getting
more and more acquainted to these music styles.
Naomi is a frequently asked, (inter)nationally featured, musician, playing jazz
as well as blues, funk and pop music. She’s shared the stage with some of the
best jazz and blues artists in Holland and the United States, like Candy
Dulfer, Leroy Jones(USA, Harry Conick Bigband), TK Blue (USA, Randy Weston
African Rhtyhm Sextet),Chazzy Green (USA, Brothers Johnson, Johnny Guitar
Watson), Bruce James and Bella Black (USA, James and Black Soultet), Tim
Welvaars, Eddie C, Karel Boehlee, Theo de Jong, Rinus Groeneveld, Erik Kooger,
Boris van der Lek, Bart Kamp etc.
has been a band leader for several groups, nowadays she’s still leading her own
NA Jazz Trio. Plus she is the 2nd half of the jazz duo TEAM HARMONY, with jazz
harmonica player Tim Welvaars. Naomi is also playing a few days each month in
one of the biggest entertainment parks in Europe.
is an appreciated organizer as well. She’s been organising an educational JAZZ
PROJECT for primary school pupils and a small jazz festival in her hometown
Sax Naomi vrijblijvend aanvragen
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|Fletcher Hotel-Restaurant Trivium
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