Masha Bijlsma  –  great Vocal Jazz from Holland



This is the site of Dutch jazz singer Masha Bijlsma; it will be updated regularly, but for now: please check out the latest news and pay attention to my tourdates, bands  and projects. If you want more information, don’t hesitate to get in touch with my management Ietsje de Leeuw Jazz Promotie. And even more important: come and attend one of my concerts, you won’t regret it!                                         


Masha with jazz legends Bart van Lier and Tony Lakatos
Masha with jazz legends Bart van Lier and Tony Lakatos






Abbey Lincoln Project: ‘For love of Abbey’


I proudly present a new bandproject  entitled ‘For love of Abbey’, a tribute in honour of
the great singer Abbey Lincoln.

Interested?  Go to the Abbey Lincoln Project – page or contact Ietsje de Leeuw Jazz Promotie!


autumn 2019:  ‘Masha Bijlsma Band’ in a groovy new line up:


Masha Bijlsma                                                    vocals

Martin Sasse / Hans Kwakkernaat                 piano

Ruud Ouwehand / Martin Gjakonovski         double bass

Dries Bijlsma                                                      drums


‘Past and Present Tour’ and new CD


in 2020-2021 the Masha Bijlsma Band celebrates its 30th anniversary with a ‘Past and Present’ tour, playing an exciting  mix of old and  new repertoir.

Interested?  Ietsje de Leeuw Jazz Promotie!

To support this tour  the band recorded an new  ‘Past and Present’-CD in the Topaz Studios in Cologne/Germany.

With Masha you can hear  Tony Lakatos (saxophone) , Bart van Lier (trombone), Martin Sasse (piano), bassplayer Martin Gjakonovski and drummer Dries Bijlsma.

This CD will be released in fall 2020.

Interviews,  in connection with this jubilee,  in Dutch jazz magazines JAZZISM and JAZZBULLETIN.


–  Masha’s music available online:  SpotifyApple MusicAmazon, Deezer