Spinifex Tuba Band

  • Ned McGowan – flute
  • Gijs Levelt – trumpet
  • Tobias Klein – alto saxophone,clarinetts
  • Joost Buis – trombone / trombone
  • Axel Schappert – tuba / tuba
  • Pascal Rousseau – tuba / tuba
  • Gerri Jäger – drums / drums

In 2009 and 2010 Spinifex presented a project revolving around (large) wind instruments. With its Tuba Band, Spinifex drew from the brass band tradition of Eastern Europe and the Balkans, combining this sound with influences from noise and electronic music. Cees van de Ven wrote the following in Draai om je oren: ‘…powerful and fascinating compositions were performed in a penetrating and convincing manner.

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