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Amstel Quartet: CD portrait of Georgs Pelēcis

‘All of my creative inspiration comes from music, from euphony that acts as an ideal reflection or embodiment of a homeland. Aspiring for this ideal is the most important theme in my work.’ This is the motto of the Latvian … Continue reading

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#Corona-classics 2: Maxim Shalygin: growling & screeching saxophones on CD ‘Todos los fuegos el fuego’

A rainy day in #corona quarantine seems the ideal moment to listen to a CD about fire. So I slide Todos los fuegos el fuego by the Ukrainian-Dutch composer Maxim Shalygin into my laptop. ‘All fires the fire’ is named … Continue reading

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Prachtmuziek uit Griekenland en Franse chansons

Het is even wennen. Na vier weken offline door Duitsland gefietst te hebben, keerde ik enkele dagen geleden weer terug op mijn stek. Tijdens mijn tochten door het fraaie Münsterland was ik geheel afgekickt van de sociale media, en het … Continue reading

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