is an outstanding bassist, who as a soloist and an accompanist excels (in
achieving) the strongest of tones.'
Kees Polling, Trouw, march 11,1997
melodies for example - it's best heard in his ballads - are the most beautiful
that are played nowadays in the Netherlands. Not coincidentally, Hoogstins
is also a - more than mediocre - gifted composer.
RENZE DE VRIES, Nieuwsblad van het Noorden, march 24,1994
|headlines:||Theo Hoogstins makes Schönberg
(article JAZZNU nr. 176. October 1993)Theo Hoogstins opens ears
(Trouw 27 JANUARY 1994 )Jazz works by Hoogstins raise unterrestrial atmosphere
(Eindhovens Dagblad, okt. 20, 1993)Theo Hoogstins sounds jazzy and familiar
(NRC HANDELSBLAD, okt. 7, 1992)"Hoogstins 5": Life in the jazz brewery
(Leids Dagblad, okt. 12, 1992)
|Theo Hoogstins colors his arrangements unorthodox translation of a review about the Theo Hoogstins Octet from the Dutch newspaper Trouw (sept. 26,1992)|
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