Bird Call Bookings is involved in the following bands/collectives/organisations:
With Bird Call Bookings we started a new collaboration with The Netherlands jazz collective - JazzConnect. We are strongly supporting their vision and appearance in the the Dutch jazz scene, helping them to build their own audience and grow a stronger community around semi-professional musicians.
Bird Call Bookings supported Lucy's tour in 2018 in the Netherlands and Belgium. She is currently touring worldwide with Charlie Hunter and is being featured as a soloist with various big bands in Europe.
YURI HONING ACOUSTIC QUARTET
Since mid-2018 Robert is involved as a supporting booker and manager for the highly successful Yuri Honing Acoustic Quartet. Collaborating with Joost Lijbaart, drummer and international booker for the group, on creating awareness and new tours for the group, as well as TVB Theaters to expand their theatertour within the Netherlands as well as Belgium.
Since the end of 2016 Robert holds the position of Booking Agent Jazz Department at the Conservatorium Maastricht. Here he holds a key position to ensure that the curriculum makes a strong connection to the actual jazz music industry. Both within the program he's involved in creating new programs or inviting guest teachers, as outside where he's actively looking to create new partnerships that will enable students to gain experience and start making a name for themselves while still being supported by the school.