Control and fantasy are at the heart of Lara Rosseel's rich arrangements of intimate expansions and subtle sonic paintings. At the start of 2020, Lara Rosseel took the Belgian jazz scene by surprise with her new album De Grote Vrouw. Since then, the Belgian double bassist has been one of the most active women on the Belgian jazz scene;
For his new album HertLara has surrounded herself with a brand new band, made up of Sam Vloemans, Sep François, Willem Heylen and Angelo Moustapha. The album moves from rich arrangements to more intimate pieces, compositions for full orchestra interspersed with small aural tableaux. A musical and creative freedom whose only precedents are groove and the ingenuity of interaction. A journey brimming with danceable melodies and surprising rhythms, ethnic acoustic jazz flirting in a zone where cinematic jazz meets traditional African roots.