SEASON 2 EPISODE 4 of Martin Verdonk Master Sessions live from Triple-A-Music!
Adam Hawley, currently a resident of Los Angeles, started his music career in the Portland Metro Area of Oregon before moving to Southern California in 2002. He has performed and/or recorded in a myriad of settings with such artists as:
Jennifer Lopez – The Backstreet Boys – Joss Stone – Natalie Cole
Dave Koz – Lalah Hathaway – Ruben Studdard – Sheila E
Peabo Bryson – Terry Lewis – Larry Graham – Jordin Sparks
Fantasia – Eric Benet – Rahsaan Patterson – Mario
Monica – The Manhattan Transfer – Marc Anthony – Flo Rida
Lil’ Wayne – Wisin Y Yandel – Pit Bull – Phil Perry
Kenny Latimore – Michael McDonald – Montell Jordon – Brian Culbertson
Richard Elliott – Euge Groove – Gerald Albright – Kirk Whalum
Take 6 – Ray Parker Jr., – Jeff Lorber – Jimmy Haslip
Rick Braun – Mindi Abair – Keiko Matsui
and many, many more!
Studied at the conservatory in Hilversum-the Netherlands and recorded 3 albums with his band Coopertest.
In 1992 he received the Heineken Crossover Award and some years later the Conamus Composers Award.
Jan performed with Doe Maar, Jan Smit, Anouk, Ben Saunders, Nick &Simon, Waylon, Sister Sledge and many more…
Sietse Huisman (1968) performed with Richard Smith, Twarres, Elske DeWall, Willeke Alberti, Rob de Nijs, Boudewijn de Groot, Jan Akkerman, Allen Hinds, Jeff Kashiwa, Clannad, Mike Stern, Steve Kahn, Tom Braxton, Eugene Ruffolo and many others.
Sietse recorded two albums The first “Zero Visibility” and “Green”.
Sietse also teaches at the Academy for Popculture in Leeuwarden, The Netherlands.
At his studio in Leeuwarden Sietse records drumtracks on a freelance basis for those who need them.
Tico Pierhagen (1975, Pasto, Colombia)
When he was 8 years old he started piano lessons and soon he became interested in all kinds of jazz orientated music. After studying composition and music technology utrecht conservatory at the he achieved the title of EMMA (European Media Master of Arts) at the University of Portsmouth, England. Tico also studied piano performance at the Rotterdam conservatory for 4 years.
In 2008 he worked in Colombia on 3 film projects, an experience which led to a collaboration with the SOS children’s village organization and establishing a fund for disadvanteged children. Programs such as this have led to a distingusihed teaching and concertizing, including concerts and masterclasses in Pasto, Colombia.
In 2011 he released his first album and in 2016 his second. The albums were mainly recorded in Colombia with well known colombian musicians and was well received in Colombia and Holland.
Ronald ‘RONI’ Jonker performed with Ana Popovic, Jeff Kashiwa, Tom Braxton,Richard Smith and many more…