Criss Cross Jazz - Founder & History

Criss Cross Jazz was founded in 1981 by mr. Gerry Teekens.
This page contains some pointers into the 40-year history of Criss Cross Jazz.


Gerry Teekens R.I.P. (2019)

With great regret we report that mr. Gerry Teekens, founder and head of Criss Cross Jazz, died on October 31st 2019 at the age of 83.

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Interview with Gerry Teekens in 2016

The Dutch online jazzmagazine Jazzenzo published an interview with Gerry Teekens about Criss Cross Jazz in July 2016 (online article).

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A conversation with Gerry Teekens on 30 years of Criss Cross (2011)

The Dutch online jazzmagazine JazzFlits published a conversation with Gerry Teekens on 30 years of Criss Cross in February 2011 (issue #152).

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Gerry Teekens: At The Helm Of Criss Cross Jazz (2005)

The USA jazz website All About Jazz published an interview by C. Andrew Hovan with Gerry Teekens about Criss Cross in October 2005 (online article).

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A Fireside Chat With Teekens (2004)

The USA jazz website All About Jazz published an interview with Gerry Teekens about Criss Cross in February 2004 (online article).

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Interview with Gerry Teekens about Criss Cross (1992)

The Dutch jazzmagazine JazzNu published an interview with Gerry Teekens about Criss Cross in March 1992. The interview was conducted by Ton Ouwehand.

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