Label: Philips - 6410 044 • Format: Vinyl LP, Compilation • Country: Netherlands • Genre: Rock • Style: Prog Rock
Ekseption was a Dutch rock band active from toplaying mostly-instrumental progressive rock and classical rock. The central character in the changing roster, and the only band member present on every album, was conservatory-trained trumpeter Rein van den Broek 10 September - 11 May The band knew some commercial success in the s, having Dutch top ten hit singles with their adaptations of Beethoven 's "Fifth" and Bach 's Celebrated "Air". The second album, Beggar Julia's Time Tripwon the Dutch Edison Award for album of the year, and the first five albums all went gold.
Ekseption grew out of the high-school band The Jokers, which van den Broek formed in They changed their name to The Incrowd after the Ramsey Lewis song before discovering that name was already taken.
Finally they settled on the name Ekseption in Most A La Turka (Alla Turca From Sonata No. 11 In A Major) - Ekseption - Ekseptional Classics - The Best their subsequent albums contain both original songs and re-interpreted classical pieces. It quickly became evident that van der Linden had assumed leadership of the group, and in a press release interview accompanying advance copies of the album Ekseption 5 he openly said so.
After 's Trinity album he was asked to leave the group by his bandmates, and in the fall of that year he formed a new group Traceduring which time he was replaced by Dutch keyboardist Hans Jansen. Jansen took Ekseption in a jazzier direction, with two LPs of original compositions, but lackluster sales caused the band to break up in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia.
Rein van den Broek - trumpet, flugelhorn Rick van der Linden - keyboards —, — Cor Dekker - bass Nr. 7 - Carl Orff - Orff-Schulwerk Volume Two / Musik Für Kinder — Peter de Leeuwe - drums, vocal— Rob The Frightened City - De Courcys - A Salute To The Shadows - saxophones, flute, vocal Aida - L.
Remondini*, A. Beinat* - Aida (Shellac) van Kampen - solo guitar, tenor sax Dennis Whitbread also Withbread - real name Dennis Witbraad - drums Dick Remelink - saxophones, flutes — Michel van Dijk - vocals later of Alquin Linda van Dyck - vocals Erik van Lier - trombone, tuba Tony Vos - saxophones, production — Steve Allet real name Koen Merkelbach - vocals Jan Vennik - saxophones, flute — Pieter Voogt - drums — Hans Jansen full name Johannes J.
Progressive rock Classical crossover. Jansen - keyboards —  Hans Hollestelle - guitar — Track listing No. Title Length 1. Anderson, C. Rachmaninoff, W. Bach, Charles Gounod. Jansen, J. Ball, H. Stuart, A. Gorie, M. Duncan, R. Vennik, H. Gounod, J. Schneider, R. Albinoni, R. Wikimedia Commons has media related to Ekseption.
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