Band History
 

BAND HISTORY
An Overview

Bands, music projects and demo productions

III. 1976 - 1980

 

 

 

Photo credits for:

Vereyan Muse

1978 © Bob Zietze.1979 © Chérie Goewie.1980 © Simon Plateel and © Bob Zietze

Feedback

© Chérie Goewie

Choice © Peter Horrée, Hole Studio, Leiden
Henk Werkhoven solo 1977 © Chérie Goewie
Het Muziekcollectief Leiden © Chérie Goewie
Tamerlane © Chérie Goewie
Orange Sunrise © Chérie Goewie
First Love © Chérie Goewie

 

1978- 1982

VEREYAN MUSE

Leiden based semi-acoustic group.

Genres: Celtic folk music.

The latest line-up features:

- Henk Werkhoven: classical guitar, acoustic and 12 string guitars, mandolin, épinette des Vosges, electric piano.
- Bram Veefkind: acoustic and 12 string guitars, bass guitar, dulcimer, tin whistle, bombarde, vocals.
- Ton Trossel: viola, violin. (1981 – 1982, as a stand in)
- Louis Thörig: flute (1981, as a stand in)

Former members:
(among others)

- Coen Jansen: flute, recorder, tin whistle. (1979 – 1982)
- Toni Koning: violin, percussion. (1978 – 1981)
- Leen Mulder: violin. (1980 – 1981, as a stand in)
- Walter Schrader: violin, mandolin, mandola, guitar. (1980)
- Joop Foppe: classical guitar (1980)
- René Driessen: acoustic guitar, flute, percussion, backing vocals. (1978 – 1979)
- May-Lan Nieuwenhuis: violin. (1978 -1979)

Although the band has made several studio and demo-recordings, and was offered a record deal, the release of a first album remained unfinished and unrecorded.


 

 

Vereyan Muse 1980

 

 

 

 
 

 

Vereyan Muse - 1979

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Vereyan Muse - 1978

 

 
 

1978 - 1982

FEEDBACK

Leiden based rock band.

Genres: rock, Latin rock, blues, symphonic rock.

The latest line-up features:

- Fifi (Rudolf) Effert: vocals, congas, bongos, timbales.
- Adrie Walen: electric guitar, lead guitar.
- Toon Walschots: bass guitar.
- Thijs Kruyt: drums.

Former members:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric piano, keyboards, electric guitar. (1978 – 1980)
- Bram Veefkind: bass guitar (1978 – 1979)
- Willem Willems: lead vocals, percussion. (1978 – 1979)
- Roy van Sprang: electric guitar, bass guitar (1979)
- Cor van der Hoogt: electric guitar, lead guitar. (1979)
- Tom Dijkwell: electric guitar (1978)
- Jarco Hekman: electric guitar, lead guitar (1978)
- Ben de Bruyn: bass guitar (1978)
- Henk Bakker: electric guitar (1978)


1978

THE JAZZ TRIO

Leiden. Semi acoustic

Group. Genres: jazz and easy listening.

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: semi acoustic guitar, electric piano
- Erik Pluyter: bass guitar, contra bass
- Hans: flutes


1978

EXMORE

Leiden. Rock band. Genres: rock, hard rock

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric guitar, keyboards
- Cor van der Hoogt: electric lead guitar, vocals
- Fifi Effert: vocals, percussion
- Bram Veefkind: bass guitar
- Willem Willems, lead vocals
- Thijs Kruyt: drums


1978

TWINS & FRIENDS

Leiden. Occasional rock band.

Genres: rock, rock ‘n roll, blues.

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric guitar, keyboards, electric piano.
- Roy van Sprang: electric guitar, backing vocals.
- Jarco Hekman: electric guitar, lead guitar.
- Fifi Effert: lead vocals, congas, bongos, timbales.
- Willem Willems: lead vocals.
- Bram Veefkind: bass guitar.
- Thijs Kruyt: drums.


1978

TRIAD

Leiden. Semi acoustic band.

Genres: rock, country rock, folk rock.

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric and acoustic guitars
- Fifi Effert: lead vocals, percussion,
- Bram Veefkind: bass guitar, vocals

additional member:

- Jarco Hekman: electric lead guitar


1978

CHARTER

Leiden, Spijkernisse. Pop rock band.

Members, among others: Henk Werkhoven, electric guitar, electric piano, keyboards and Jan Beunk drums.


1978

DOOP

Leiden area. Pop rock band.

The latest line-up features, among others:

- Henk Werkhoven: keyboards, electric piano.
- Lex Hakker: electric guitar, lead guitar.
- Cor van der Hoogt: electric guitar, lead guitar.
- Ben Peterzen: bass guitar.
- Willem Willems: vocals


1978

 

CHOICE

Hoorn based pop-rock (cover) band.

Founded in 1975 and split up in 1978. Choice has a discography of 3 single-recordings (labels: Negram, Bestseller and EMI) and the 1978 line-up was formed to release another single, Heartbreaker, in collaboration with Jack Jersey (Jack de Nijs).However the planned single remained unreleased.

The 1978 line-up:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric piano, keyboards.
- Lex Hakker: electric guitar, lead guitar, backing vocals.
- Thea Atsma: lead vocals, bass guitar.
- Jan Beunk: drums, backing vocals.

- see also, the history of Choice on:

Choice


1978

FRAGMA

Spijkernisse based hard rock band.

Members, among others, Henk Werkhoven, keyboards, electric piano and Jan Beunk, drums


1978

MONEY

Rotterdam area. Hard rock band.

The latest line-up features, among others: Henk Werkhoven, keyboards, Tom van Unen electric lead guitar and Jan Beunk drums.


1978

WILLEM FLANDRIJN’S

Den Haag area. Rock band. Genres: rock, rock ’n roll, blues.

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric piano, keyboards, backing vocals.
- Willem Flandrijn: drums, backing vocals.
- Rob: electric guitar, lead guitar.
- Tom Ventsma: bass guitar, lead vocals.
- Piet: lead vocals.


1977 - 1979

CROSSWINDS

Leiden, Oegstgeest. Rock band. Genres: rock, funk, jazzrock.

Members:

Latest line-up features:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric guitar, vocals.
- Willem Mulder: electric guitar, lead guitar, vocals.
- Aart van Klaveren: flute, percussion, vocals.
- Jan Verver: bass guitar.
- Caspar: drums.

Former members:

- Evert Simonse: bass guitar (1978)
- Willem Willems: lead vocals (1978)
- Peter van den Burg: bass guitar (1977)


1977 - 1979

NORTH END

Leiden. Rock band.

Genres: rock, blues, symphonic and psychedelic rock.

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: keyboards, electric piano.
- Roy van Sprang: electric guitar, bass guitar, lead vocals.
- Einar : electric guitar, lead guitar, vocals.
- Paul: drums

Former members:

- Charlie: drums (1977)
- Karin: backing vocals
- Jos (José) de Groot: backing vocals


1977

TAM LIN

Leiden. Acoustic group. Genre: folk.

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: acoustic guitar, 12 string guitar, vocals.
- Bram Veefkind: acoustic guitar, 12 string guitar, vocals.
- Jos (José) de Groot: lead vocals.


1977

 

HENK WERKHOVEN

Leiden. Acoustic solo performance. Genres: folk, semi-classical.

- Henk Werkhoven: classical guitar, electric guitar, acoustic guitar, 12 string guitar, vocals.


1977

 

HET MUZIEKCOLLECTIEF LEIDEN

Leiden based. Various genres

A cooperation between several Leiden based musicians and groups. They organised performances and played in various line-ups together. Although it wasn’t planned as an occasional event, the collaboration stopped within a year.

Members, at the beginning in 1977, and the bands they have been playing in:

- Henk Werkhoven: Among others: Tam Lin, North End, Crosswinds, ex-Tamerlane, ex-Orange Sunshine Band, ex- Orange Sunrise, ex-Orange Sunshine
- Bram Veefkind: Tam Lin, ex- Tamerlane, ex-Orange Sunrise.
- Jos (José) de Groot: Tam Lin, ex-Tamerlane, ex-Orange Sunrise.
- Willem Mulder: Among others: Crosswinds, ex-Orange Sunshine Band.
- Aart van Klaveren: Crosswinds. Ex-Tamerlane. Ex-Orange Sunshine Band, ex-Orange Sunrise.
- Jarco Hekman: Among others: Ex-Tamerlane, ex-Orange Sunshine Band, ex-Orange Sunrise, ex-Orange Sunshine
- Peter van den Burg: Among others: Mixed Up Band, ex-Orange Sunshine Band, ex-Orange Sunshine
- Paul Solleveld: Mixed Up Band.
- Hennie Mulder: Garden of Evolution.

Photo, from left to right, back row: Peter van den Burg, Paul Solleveld, Aart van Klaveren, Jarco Hekman, Henk Werkhoven

Middle row: Hennie Mulder, Willem Mulder, Lilian van Ballegooijen

Front row: Bram Veefkind, José de Groot


1977

TAMERLANE

Leiden. Semi-acoustic group. Genre: folk

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: acoustic and electric guitars, 12 string guitar, vocals.
- Bram Veefkind: semi-acoustic guitar, 12 string guitar, tin whistle, vocals.
- Jarco Hekman: acoustic and electric guitars, lead guitar.
- Jos (José) de Groot: lead vocals.
- Aart van Klaveren: flute, percussion.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1977

 

ORANGE SUNRISE

Leiden. Semi-acoustic group. Genre: folk.

Members:

- Henk Werkhoven: acoustic and electric guitars, 12 string guitar, vocals.
- Bram Veefkind: acoustic guitar, 12 string guitar, vocals.
- Jarco Hekman: acoustic and electric guitars, lead guitar.
- Jos (José) de Groot: lead vocals.

 

 

 

 

 

 

1976 - 1978

FIRST LOVE

Leiden. Pop rock band. Genres: pop, funk, rock music.

Latest line-up features:

- Hans Stoop: electric guitar, lead guitar, vocals.
- Jan Verver: bass guitar.
- Marouschka: lead vocals.
- Pego (Frans Meegren): drums.

Former member:

- Henk Werkhoven: electric guitar, lead guitar. (1976 – 1978)