At the opening of the North Sea Jazz Festival art show in Rotterdam, The Netherlands on July 9, Happy the Man
, the new photo essay about the life of alto saxophonist Benjamin Herman (New Cool Collective) will be released. The book contains photos by master photographer and Silver Camera Award
-winner Peter van Breukelen, with poetic texts by poet J.A. Deelder.
Van Breukelen followed Herman for more than a year at home, in the studio, backstage, and performing and chatting with artists and musicians. The images give the reader a complete view of the hectic life of Holland's most successful saxophonist, all presented in sepia-toned black and white.
Distribution in the USA: D.A.P, New York, NY