Three solo concerts coming up in Switserland next month.
I am very excited to start the year 2023 with two solo concerts.
Playing a solo concert in Amsterdam tonight at Huis de Pinto as part of the PINTOTONICS N+1 series. Looking forward to play and to hear the other set which will be a trio (Henk Zwerver, Aaron Lumley and Wim Janssen)! Tickets and more info here: https://huisdepinto.nl/programma/etienne-nillesen-zwerver-lumley-janssen-trio/ ______________________________________________________________________________________
more soon to be confirmed…
On Friday October 14th I will play a concert with T.ON feat. Madison Greenstone at Night of Surprise at Stadtgarten, Cologne. I love Madison’s playing and the piece they made for T.ON was already absolutely great but to play it with them is going to be special. Besides their piece we will also play the piece that Sam Pluta made for us. Both pieces are on our last album “T.ON plays La Berge | Greenstone […]
Wednesday, Oct 12th I am playing a duo concert with the amazing pianoplayer/ composer Eric Wubbels at Salon de Jazz in Cologne. The first time I heard Eric was with the Wet Ink Ensemble in Chicago and his playing just blew my mind. After that concert I followed his work and found out that he is also an amazing improviser besides his artistic work as a composer and player of contemporary music. So you can […]
I just came back from the great Fattoria Musica Studios in Osnabrück. I had such a great time recording with Christian Wallumrød and Sebastian Gramss there the last two days.Some very exciting and interesting music and I can’t wait to share some of it with you all! Soon more on that… SPACE Christian Wallumrød – pianoSebastian Gramss – space bassEtienne Nillesen – extended snaredrum
I am really looking forward to play several solo concerts in Europe again in the coming months. It is definitely something I want to do and focus on more. I love playing solo concerts! I have been working on new musical material and different concepts lately. Focussing more on the essentials and the simplicity of movement which creates this beautiful full and complex sound. I can’t wait to share this with you all! Concerts more […]
The new T.ON album –T.ON plays La Berge, Greenstone, Pluta, Wooley– got nominated for the “Preis der Deutschen Schallplattenkritik”. T.ON- Matthias Muche, Constantin Herzog, Etienne Nillesen + these amazing guests, Anne La Berge, Madison Greenstone, Sam Pluta and Nate Wooley You can hear and /or get the album here: