Groove Valley Jazz Camp Beiarn (near Bodø, Norway) summer 2010. Teacher Hallgeir Pedersen is in the middle.
Bruce Foreman and me in Southern France
Joe Giglio, Trefor Owen with me in the middle. During a jazz guitar weekend in Wales 2010
A gig in an art gallery on Tysnes Island, summer 2010. Playing a Chris Larkin 7 string guitar.
Singer Anne Ma Bakke and Tonnie as a duo in an art gallery in Norway, summer 2010
Mimi Fox and Tonnie in Wales
Andreas Öberg (R) and Tonnie (L) before an out door concert in the Oslofjord area
The Flying Pisanos and Tonnie (in the middle) in Wales
Betty Bennet, Mundel Loewe (+) and Tonnie in Wales
Harvey S. (bass) and Tonnie (gtr.) jamming in Wales
Hallgeir Pedersen & Tonnie during a jazz camp in the Oslo Fjord area
Tonnie during an outdoor concert at Søgne, Norway 2011
Tonnie & Henry Johnson during the 2008 Jazz Cruise
The guitar teachers & students of the 2011 Summer Jazz Course in Søgne, Norway.
Teachers Susan Weichert front left and Knut Værnes front right. Tonnie is in shorts in the front row.
Guitar teacher Knut Værnes (R) and Tonnie (L) during the 2011 Jazz Summer Course in Søgne, Norsway
Rune Gustafson (now deceased) & Tonnie in Stockholm during an interview for Just Jazz Guitar in 2010
Comping for singer Tessa Quayle (NZ) with bassist Jim Ferguson (US) in Wrexham, Wales.
Christian Eckert with his custom Höfner and Tonnie with his 7-string Foster St. Charles Elite during a guitar class at the 2012 Ettlinger Jazz-Workshop
Tonnie during a jam session in Ettlingen, Germany Sep. 2012
The guitarists participating in the very first Ettlingen Jazz Workshop Sep. 2012
Playing my Foster 7-string during a jam session in Ettlingen, Germany Sep. 2012
Sheryl Bailey and Tonnie van der Heide at the Jazz Guitar weekend in Wrexham, Wales, Oct. 2012
Bassist Bill Coleman and Tonnie playing his 7-string Foster guitar in Wrexham, Wales Oct. 2012
Tonnie performing at the Bulls Head in Old Glossop. Session arranged by Trefor Owen, who can be seen on the far right.
Kurt Rosenwinkel and Tonnie at the National Jazzstage in Oslo, November 2013
Lage Lund and Tonnie between sets at "Herr Nilsen", Oslo, November 2012
Doug Rainey (deceased 2016) at a gig at the Jazz Cup in Copenhagen in 2012. Photo Tonnie van der Heide
Staffan William-Olsson (R) and Tonnie (L) at Herr Nilsen jazzclub in Oslo 9 Feb. 2013
From left: bassist Elias Bailey, guitarist Randy Napoleon both members of the Freddy Cole trio and Tonnie
Guitarist Rodney Fleeman (Karrin Allyson trio) and Tonnie during the 2013 Jazz Cruise
Bristish guitar great Roy Sainsbury (R) and Tonnie (L) with his new Elferink 7-string in Birmingham
Tonnie with a 1937 Gibson ES-150 and a 1938 EH-150, all three in excellent condition!!!!
Tonnie with his new Conti 7-string May 2013
All guitarists participating in the 2013 Jazz Summer Course in Søgne, Norway.
Tonnie (in green) to his left instructors Knut Værnes and Bjørn Vidar Solli
Gisle Torvik (and his Sadowsky “semi-hollow”) and Tonnie van der Heide, during a "Gisle Torvik Trio" gig in Bergen, Norway Sep. 2013
Tonnie & Jack Wilkins in Wrexham Sep 2013
Left to right: Tonnie, Jack Wilkins (seated), Trefor Owen & Andy Hulme in Wrexham Sep 2013
Chlas Skugstad and Tonnie van der Heide during the Saturday student session in Wrexham 12 Sep 2013
Chlas Skrugstad & Tonnie van der Heide during the Sunday student session 12 Sep. 2013 in Wrexham, Wales
Tonnie van der Heide and his Foster 7-string during the Saturday student session in Wrexham 12 Sep. 2013
Wayne Brasel & Tonnie just before the 2nd. set of a concert in Bergen, Norway. Jan 2014
Photo: Egil Andersen
Extracts of this concert on: www.youtube.com/watch?v=7z1jJxJMdgc
Guitarist Halvard Kausland and his L-5 Wes Montgomery guitar & Tonnie, hotel Neptun, Bergen, 18 Jan. 2014.
Photo: Egil Andersen
You can see a video of this group's performance on:
Participated in a jazz guitar workshop in Remscheid, Germany in Feb. 2014.
Photo: Rüdiger Thurm.
Personal comment: Most guitars look much better than most of the players!!!
Hudderfield, UK, 21 Feb 2014
Photo: Ian Wroe
7-string master Howard Alden & Tonnie van der Heide in Wrexham, Wales, May 2014
Morten Færestrand & Tonnie van der Heide after a concert in Bønes Church, just outside Bergen 2 Sep. 2014.
Gisle & Tonnie after a concert in Bergen, Oct. 2014
Roni & Tonnie after a class during the 22nd. North Wales Intl. Jazz Guitar Weekend Oct. 2014
From Jazzgitarren-Duo-Wochenende, Germany Jan. 2015
UK 7-string guitarist Sam Dunn and Tonnie van der Heide during the July 2015 HJGS jazz guitar festival in Huddersfield
On Oct. 2015 Chlas Skrugstad and I performed again at the Cheadle Jazz Guitar Club, with Dave Turner on bass.
In Wrexham (Wales) I played a Swedish folk song (Hvem Kan Segla Foruten Vind?) with great accompaniment on 11 Oct. 2015
Staffan Wllima-Ohlsson & Tonnie at Herr Nilsen jazz club in Oslo, Oct. 2015
Pat Martino & Tonnie at Montmartre Jazz House in Copenhagen Oct. 2015
All 10 participants in the Jazz Guitar Workshop in Darup, Germany 2016.
Student jam session, playing my Sonntag CC 7-string together with John Barcley and his Gibson George Gobel.
Photo Dennis Holland
Teacher Vic Juris (R) and student Tonnie (L) in Wrexham, Wales Apr. 2016. Can recommend Vic's book "Modern Chords". Photo Dennis Holland
Guitar Workshop with Wesley G in Kerpen-Sindorf, Germany 4-5 June 2016
Darup (Germany) 2017
Tonnie during the Saturday lunch jam session in Wrexham, Oct. 2017.
Photo: Dennis Holland
Tony Gant (R) and Tonnie van der Heide (L) both playing 7-string guitars in Mold, Oct. 2017
Pete (R) and Tonnie (L) during the Saturday lunch jam session in Wrexham Oct. 2017.
Photo Dennis Holland
Accompanying Tessa in Wrexham
Guitarists and bass players Drup, Germany, Feb. 2018
Bobby Broom played the local Jazz Club; Swing 'n Sweet. See: www.youtube.com/watch?v=65SVAvRgfcQ
Student jam session with the house Rhythm section, Wrexham, April 2018
The whole guitar group in Ettlingen 2018
Christian Eckert and Tonnie, Ettlingen (Germany) 2018
David and Tonnie, Austria 2018
During the Hull Jazz Festival (1995) I had a master class with Jim Hall (on the left). He also played a fantastic concert that same night.
Jamsession in Wrexham, Wales Apr. 2022
Photo: Aaron Latty