ABOUT MIGDALIA VAN DER HOVEN
Migdalia van der Hoven is a drummer and RTOM Corporation/Bosphorus Cymbals artist from the UK. 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 and The All Souls Orchestra and as part of the Beantown Jazz Festival and on the BBC.
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:
- 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
- PIANO SMITHFIELD 11/02
- CORNBURY FESTIVAL 08/07