Reinier Baas + Shane Forbes and Tom Farmer

LONDON Kansas Smitty’s
Kansas Smitty's 63-65 Broadway Market
E8 4PH


Guitarist Reinier Baas graduated from the Conservatory of Amsterdam in 2010 with the highest honours, spending part of his studies at the Manhattan School of Music in New York. He is now back in town for EFG London Jazz Festival and he will be joined by Tom Farmer (bass) and Shaney Forbes (drums)

Reinier Baas has played in prestigious venues around the globe, such as the North Sea Jazz Festival, Bimhuis, Wellington Jazz Festival and Umbria Jazz Festival, and many more.

An active bandleader, he has toured with his quintet ‘The More Socially Relevant Jazz Music Ensemble’ in Europe, Japan, New Zealand and Australia. His second album ‘Mostly Improvised Instrumental Indie Music’ received the prestigious Edison Award in 2013.