Saskia Laroo

>Jan 22, 2021: 45nd Weekly Free Friday Feelgood concert by Duo Laroo/Byrd live & online

Dear Music Friends,  

Happy 2021!! 
We're happy so far in the new year, we hope you feel good!

Most concerts are still cancelled:

  • Postponed: Our concert February 4, 2021 with the Saskia Laroo Band - Trumpets Around The World in Tivoli-Vredenburg, Utrecht, the Netherlands
  • Coming up: Five Corona-proof public and online neighborhood Feelgood Concert dates in Amsterdam, the Netherlands February 2021 for Balkonscenes, supported by the FPKMore

And we keep on bringing our weekly Duo Laroo/Byrd Friday Feelgood Concerts live & online via FB, also in this new year!

Line up: 

  • Saskia Laroo on trumpet, vocals, upright bass, and alto sax
  • Warren Byrd on piano/keyboard, vocals, and percussion 

You can see us live here:
1 pm @ New York Time; 7 pm @ Amsterdam Time, Around Midnight @ Far East Time

You can see us back here: 


  • We're truly grateful to have received support from the Fonds Podiumkunsten(Dutch Performing Arts Fund) to bring in February a special edition of our Feelgood concerts via their funding program: Balkonscenes (Balcony Scenes) from home for the neighborhood. Of course, you can follow these concerts live online too.
  • More Dutch performances are planned with Jazzkia (Saskia Laroo Jazz Quartet ft Warren Byrd); on March 20 in Heerlen (ft Alexander Beets-ts) and April 10 in Hillegom.
  • Let's cross fingers that foreign touring can get back on track soon in 2021 to make up for the cancelled 2020 concerts of Portugal, Moldovia, Quatar, Crimea, Morocco, Thailand and more.



Virtual concert sessions in the US:

>With the Saskia Laroo Band

  • in Hartford, CT: for Sigourney Square Festival and Keney Park Pond House Jazz Series
  • in Somers, CT: Live from the Farm Store II

>With Duo Laroo/Byrd 

Live concerts for limited audiences in the Netherlands:

>With The Saskia Laroo Band

>With Jazzkia 

  • in Leiden: Grand Cafe Van't Huis part 1 & part 2 
  • in Leimuiderbrug: Cafe Ruimzicht

>With Duo Laroo/Byrd 

  • in Amsterdam: De Balie & Het Pompstation
  • in Haarlem: Cafe Stiels 
  • in Groningen: Grand Cafe 2Jongens 

Our Formations:

Our Latest Albums:

Saskia Laroo
Trumpets Around The World 
Format: CD, LP, digital 
More info:
Warren Byrd
Truth Raised Twice 
Format: CD, digital 
More info:

Pre-Corona Concerts & Tours:

Saskia Laroo Band 2020 World Jazz Fest, India
Saskia Laroo Band 2020 Baby Grand Jazz, US
Saskia Laroo Band 2019 Concertgebouw, Amsterdam
Duo Laroo/Byrd 2019 Live in Burundi
Saskia Laroo Band 2019 Live in Thailand 
Duo Laroo/Byrd+ 2018 Live in Vietnam
Jazzkia+ 2017 Live in South Korea
Saskia Laroo Band 2014 Paradiso, Amsterdam
Saskia Laroo Band 2013 Live in Zimbabwe
Saskia Laroo Band 2007 Montreux Jazz Festival

listen to us / follow us on 
spotify or youtube or soundcloud 

See back the previous Friday feelgood concerts of Duo Laroo/Byrd here:

Jazz Kia youtube channel
Laroo Records on vimeo
Duo Laroo/Byrd on Tumblr

Laroo Bookings & Management, Laroo Records and Cultmix Foundation release and support the music of trumpeter/bandleader/composer Saskia Laroo from Amsterdam, the Netherlands. Laroo Bookings features this multi instrumentalist who has released 8 albums and celebrates 40 years of performing and touring around the world presenting her signature blend of pop, dance, jazz and world music. Laroo Management develops Saskia's concepts for bringing audiences together and aiming for cultural conciliation through music.

jazz, world, pop, blues, funk, gospel, soul, edm, reggae, latin, afro

Laroo Bookings & Management 
T US: +1(860)869-9531 | T NL: +31(65)571-3113

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