FRI 8 April 2015 Cafe Noorderlicht
Captain Hook plays cafe Noorderlicht, NDSM plein 102, Amsterdam, start 16:00 hr
FRI 13 Maart 2015 Cafe Alto
Captain Hook plays the famous jazz cafe Alto, korte Leidsedwarsstraat 115, Amsterdam, start 22:00 hr
THU 12 Maart 2015 CAPTAIN HOOK in cafe COX
Captain Hooks plays in cafe Cox Marnixstraat 429 Amsterdam, start 22:00 hr
26 AUG till 8 SEPT 2014 Germany, Poland tour - CAPTAIN HOOK
Captain Hook on tour thru Poland and Germany
THU 07 NOV 2013 / CAFE COX (AMSTERDAM) - CAPTAIN HOOK
7 November 2013 party on @ Cafe Cox with the Captain of Hooks! 22:00 show time!
Cafe Cox - Amsterdam - Marnixstraat 429
FRI 06 SEP 2013 / HOTEL SONNEVANCK (WIJK AAN ZEE) - CAPTAIN HOOK
September 6th 2013 party on @ Hotel Sonnevanck (Wijk aan Zee) with Captain Hook! 21:30 show time!
FRI 30 AUG 2013 / CAFE ALTO (AMSTERDAM) - CAPTAIN HOOK
August 30 2013 party on @ Cafe Alto with the Captain of Hooks! 22:00 show time!
THU 25 JUL 2013 / CAFE ALTO (AMSTERDAM) - CAPTAIN HOOK
25 July 2013 party on @ Cafe Alto with the Captain of Hooks! 22:00 show time!
WED 24 JUL 2013 / BREWPORT LIVE! 2013 (BROUWERSHAVEN)
24 July 2013 @ Brewport Live! 2013 (Brouwershaven) 18:30 show time!
2011 / ELECTRONIC PRESS KIT
PLUNGE! FOR SALE @ CDBABY
CAPTAIN HOOK LIVE @ JABO GUMBO SHOW RADIO6 2011
Captain Hook is a funk jazz quintet from the Netherlands. They play high-energy grooves with catchy melodies and freaky improvisations. 70's-fender rhodes sounds go together with nu-beats, funky bass, heavy guitar riffs and bebopish saxophone licks. Captain Hook delivers a cool now-a-days mix of dansable jazz and exciting soundscapes.
Iman is a multi-reed player, arranger and composer. Many of the Captain Hook songs are his writings. Iman has a distinctive way of playing and a very personal tone on his horn. He likes to search for different ways of expressing himself in different kinds of music. His main musical goal is to have a great deal of freedom in melody, hamony and rhythm and presenting that in a comprehensible context for the listener.
Being a very active composer and producer, Santeri wrote many of the Captain Hook songs.
German pianist, composer, bandleader and teacher Sebastian Gampert has been living in Amsterdam since 1999. With his effects and Rhodes he is an integral part of the group sound.
Dave Sahanaja is an Amsterdam based musician. Being formally self-taught Dave is abel to employ himself to a great variety of different styles of music. During his development Dave flirted with different instrument before settling on bassguitar as his primary instrument.
Keywords in Daves playing are:
Supportive, Melodical, Intuitive, Commanding, Lyrical
Starting out on the piano, Pieter-Jan switched at a young age to playing the drums. His sense for melody can be heard in his drumming. His loose and jazzy approach as wel as his stage presence makes every concert an exciting experience.