ABOUT MIGDALIA VAN DER HOVEN
Migdalia van der Hoven is an International Award winning Mexican drummer currently touring with SIX the Musical across the UK. She is also a Vater Percussion, Bosphorus Cymbals and RTOM Corporation artist. She is a Berklee College of Music graduate (where she studied and performed with Jackie Santos, Terri Lynn Carrington, Victor Mendoza and Mark Walker).
She is known for her groove, sensitivity and versatility across multiple genres such as funk, jazz, latin, pop and Christian music.
Together with her latest project "The Migdalia van der Hoven Quartet", she launched her new EP "Girl Facing South" with a series of dates in and around London (Ronnie Scott's Jazz Club, Piano Smithfield, Toulouse Lautrec Jazz Club) including the EFG London Jazz Festival 2021. The EP comprises a mix of original and West Coast fusion tracks and has already received a number of very positive reviews from Grammy Award winning artists.
Migdalia has performed in the UK with Scott Stroman, Adam Glasser, Grifter Kid and The Midnight Raiders, Russell Brand, Women in Jazz and on the BBC. She was part of the Beantown Jazz Festival in the USA and is currently a member of the National Jazz Orchestra of Mexico where she performs and also supports young women through scholarships to continue their studies in jazz. She also offers masterclasses internationally.
Her EP launch took place at Ronnie Scott's and is available on all digital platforms.
See JAZZ IN EUROPE interview here:
See EFG London Jazz Festival here:
Tec Woman Award 2022 here:
- PIANO SMITHFIELD 04/08
- RONNIE SCOTT'S 21/08
- THE BEAR CLUB 11/09
- SOHO JAZZ FESTIVAL 15-17/09
- TOULOUSE LAUTREC JAZZ CLUB 24/09
- PIZZA EXPRESS LIVE 06/10
- EFG LONDON JAZZ FESTIVAL 17/11
- EVIE ROSE @HIPPODROME CASINO 06/12
- KARAMEL N22 16/01
- PIANO SMITHFIELD 11/02
- THE BEDFORD 08/03
- TOULOUSE LAUTREC JAZZ CLUB 23/04
- CORNBURY FESTIVAL 09/07
MEXICO TOUR 2022
- MASTERCLASS NATIONAL JAZZ ORCHESTRA OF MEXICO (LIVESTREAM)
- CEDEM YAMAHA MASTERCLASS + CONCERT 28/02
- TEC DE MONTERREY (WOMAN OF THE YEAR AWARD) 01/03
- SAXY JAZZ CLUB 01/03
SIX THE MUSICAL TOUR 2022