Welcome to the official website of bassist Jos Machtel

Hello, and welcome. We've put up a bit of everything here, so feel free to browse at your leisure.
(Background photograph on this page © Cees van de Ven)


3 May 2015: concerts in may 2015


We have 5 concerts with the Brusselsjazzorchestra this month , may 7 at the Singel Antwerp , and may 8 at Centre Culturel, Spa, playing "New York City of Jazz" with Tutu Pouane. May 9 we play at Jazz a Liege with Bert Joris "Signes and Signatures". May 13 CC Westrand Dilbeek a concert together with Orquesta Tanguedia and Kommil Foo. May 30 Meerjazz festival Hoofddorp "New York City of Jazz.

May 14 with trio Rembrandt Frerichs , Cello festival Dordrecht.

May 15 Kurhaus Scheveningen, with Bert Joris and Juraj Stanik

May 16 De Brouwerij Kruibeke, with Peter Hertmans, Tutu Puoane and Ewout Pierreux.

The second half of may I will also be doing some concerts with tenorplayer Maayan Smith, with Nadav Paled on guitar and Matthias De Waele on drums.

3 January 2014: New website online

A new year, a new website. A very happy 2014 to one and all!