30/11/’05   Martijn’s compositions ‘The Whole Bunch’ and ‘Song for Niels’ will be published in a new RealBook consisting only of European jazz compositions. Release date early 2006, more info  


22/5/’05    Martijn will appear on Dutch national television, parts of the DVD ‘Martijn van Iterson & Ilja Reijngoud Live in Amsterdam’ will be shown, more info (click: 5pack)

Bird Award

10/7/’04  Martijn van Iterson receives the ‘Bird Award’ at the North Sea Jazz Festival in The Hague. The award was handed out by Pat Metheny.  

It’s Happening

There are still some original copies of Martijn’s album “It’s Happening” available for sale. Send an email to for info about how to obtain it. Prices are 20 euros (inside the Netherlands) and 25 euros (outside the Netherlands). September 5th 2011: the album “It’s Happening” is temporarily sold out. excerpts from “It’s happening” (Via records) liner notes by Toots Thielemans