Trio + 1

LIVE! on 2nd of april 2024 in Huis van Puck, Arnhem

Very very happy with this new band! Floris, Wouter and Thijs are three of the most creative, open minded and strong personal players I ever met. They are the current and next generation. Check out our very first concert together. Live at Paradox:


I’m working on a new site. For additional information about my current activities, please check the links below. Or get in touch with me directly: +31651817652

My FB page

Artvark’s FB page

new duo album: ‘in’

The 13th of February we released our new album ‘in’. Now finally we can go on tour!

Try-out Tour Duo

Half of July we are recording our new album in BIMhuis Amsterdam. In the weeks before we are playing 10 try-out concerts in the Netherlands. We hope to see you at one of our concerts!

24 juni Brebl, Nijmegen 27 juni Galerie Waarkunst, t Waar 3 juli Zwolle 4 juli Podium111, Tilburg 7 juli Kerk, Jellum 8 juli Paviljoen Ongehoorde Muziek, Eindhoven 9 juli Batavierhuis, Rotterdam 10 juli Huisconcert, Stevensweert 11 juli De Olde School, Rha 12 juli Splendor, Amsterdam

supported by Balkonscenes, FPK

Duo Clips!


Mete Erker & Jeroen van Vliet

Mete Erker & Jeroen van Vliet Foto: Jitske Schols

7 sept | Koppelkerk | Bredevoort
13 sept | Dock Fest | Podium Bloos | Breda
14 sept | Jazz Tour aan de Maas | Bergen, Limburg
14 sept | Paradox | Tilburg
18 sept | Brouwerij Martinus | Groningen
20 sept | ProJazz | Pianino Theater | Den Haag
25 sept | JazzKapel Azijnfabriek | Den Bosch
3 okt | TivoliVredenburg | Club Nine | Utrecht
6 okt | Filmhuis | Oosterbeek
13 okt | Beauforthuis | Austerlitz
16 okt | Brebl | Nijmegen
19 okt | De Sjruur | Maaseik (BE)
20 okt | Dordtse Jazz Sociëteit | Dordrecht

25 okt | De Spot | Middelburg
7 nov | Bimhuis | Amsterdam
23 nov | Hilverjazz | Elkerlyc | Hilvarenbeek
7 dec | LantarenVenster | Rotterdam

Live recording new duo album!

The 6th of december me and my good friend, the great pianist Jeroen van Vliet, will record our new album.
We will record it in the beautiful Beauforthuis in Austerlitz, with a live audience!
Looking forward!


Mete Erker&Jeroen van Vliet

Check our video: No Farewell

Artvark’s latest release: Trance

Release Concert: sunday 24th of september, 16h

Tivoli/Vredenburg, Utrecht




5 new releases!

In the past 3 months 5 albums have been released,
some 100% my own records,
some with me as a sideman,
I have put my heart in all of them.

Mete Erker Trio: Live!

Estafest: Bayachrimae

Fuchs, Erker & van Vliet: Linden

Artvark & Ntjam Rosie: Homelands

VanBinsbergen’s Playstation: Tales Without Words

New Release: Mete Erker Trio Live!

3-12-’16  Paradox. Tilburg
7-12-’16  Stella, Arnhem
8-12-’16 De Ruimte, Amsterdam
8-02-’17 Brebl, Nijmegen
26-02-’17  Brouwerij Martinus, Groningen
3-03-’17 De Toonzaal, Den Bosch
18-03-’17 DJS, Dordrecht

Mete Erker Artvark

My new album,
Mete Erker Trio Live!
released on
the 1st of december 2016
Check these tracks
to get a taste: