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Tom van der Zaal is an award winning saxophonist and composer from The Netherlands. His frequent appearance on international venues makes him one of Hollands most visable young and upcoming artist. Tom released his debut album ''Introducing Tom van der Zaal - Time Will Tell'' featuring the immaculate New York guitarist Peter Bernstein in 2019. Quotes from leading magazines are:
''The Dutch Altoist's debut is self-released with a confidence that might make record companies big and small wonder if they've missed a trick'' (Jazz Journal UK) ''
''Introducing Tom van der Zaal - Time Will Tell'' with the discovery of a new rising star in the international jazz scene'' (Rootsime)
''One of the most impressive Dutch album releases in recent years'' (Jazzenzo)
Currently working on his newest album ´Sketchbook of Dreams´ which is a cross-over influeced by jazz, classical and Brazilian music. The project featurs a 16 piece orchestra and is a distinct musical journey wuth cinematic features without losing the identity of the Dutch saxophonist. The music on this album has the power to create expression in such extend, it almost becomes visual.
Sketchbook of Dreams will be released summer 2023. Stay tuned!
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