The North Sea Jazz Festival attracts artists from international acclaim. Misha Mengelberg born June 5, is a jazz pianist and composer. He was the pianist on Eric Dolphy 's last album, Last Date Also featuring on that record was the drummer Han Bennink , and together with Piet Noordijk they formed a quartet which had a number of different bassists. They played at the Newport Jazz Festival in
Origins[ edit ] The style is derived from the acid house , techno and New Beat , styles from the late s. Many within the core scene claim that the original gabber style was diluted by , mainly because of a mainstream variant called happy hardcore and, for hardcore fans, because of commercialization which resulted in a younger crowd being attracted to the scene. The name "gabber" was used less frequently to describe this music style, especially due to the stigma created in the mid s, but made a resurgence in the mid s. Gabber is an Amsterdam Bargoens slang derived from Hebrew chaver that means " mate ", "buddy", "pal" or "friend". He's supposed to have answered "They're just a bunch of gabbers having fun".