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Hans Van Even
Hans Van Even was born in Turnhout (Belgium) on 4 June 1969. At age 12 he began playing the guitar after listening to performances by Alvin Lee, Jimi Hendrix, Jimi Page, …
At this period, his group Coco Spirit played opening gigs for artists like Joe Cocker, Christopher Cross and John Miles at the Night of the Proms and recorded as session guitarist for some Belgian artists. In January 1993 he moved to France to join the fusion-jazz group Stolen. With Stolen he played opening acts for Mike Stern and André Ceccarelli.
From 1993-2000, Hans has taught guitar and improvisation at CIAM ( college of contemporary music in Bordeaux, France) and continues to teach in his own school www.guitarattitude.com
In 2014 Hans released his first solo CD “Stardust Requiem”, a 77 minutes voyage travelling many styles, with two of his favorite guitarists, Tony MacAlpine and Brett Garsed, on guest solos.
Hans also co-designed the whole Parallaxe guitar series for Washburn including guitars for Trevor Rabin, Ola Englund and Marzi Montazeri.
JAZZ TO THE BONE
Hans Van Even
My fusion/jazz band featuring :
- Christine Lanusse – Bass
- Philippe Ravez – Drums
- Hans Van Even – Guitars
- (Stéphane Mazurier – Keyboards)
We have two different setups, one is in trio and the other is a quartet featuring Stéphane Mazurier. We play original music and music from Chick Corea, Mike Stern, Michael Brecker, Pat Metheny, Bob Berg, Scott Henderson, Robben Ford, …
Contact us here 06 80 08 78 38 or here for booking.
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