Newsletter May '14
is a moral law. It gives soul to the universe, wings to the mind,
Plato (427 – 347 BC), Greek philosopher and writer.
Benefit Festival 6 May
Our thanks to our many supporters
This month you can win a CD box set by Youri Egorov if you know the correct answer to our question.
question last month was: To whom does Gregorian music owe its name
This month's question
Who wrote a novel about the pianist Youri Egorov and what is the title of that novel?
What can you win?This month you can win "Youri Egorov- A Life in Music", a box-set with 10 CDs and a DVD on the label Et'cetera (Et'cetera KTC 1469).
New on the Concertzender: Acoustic Moods
Acoustic Moods is a new programme in which Charlie Crooijmans and Karin van den Boogaert look at the latest trends in World music.
Crooijmans is a musicologist and music journalist. She has been working
for the Concertzender and VPRO/Radio 6 for many years. Currently
she also publishes interviews and reviews on MixedWorldMusic.com, World Music Forum and Eigen-
first episode of the programme ‘Acoustic Moods’ is broadcast on
Friday 23 May 21:00 – 22:00. Charlie will present music from the
recent Babelmed festival and
The next episode of Acoustic Moods is 29 August 21:00 – 22:00.
Malando in Concertzender Live and Exitos Musicales
Malando died in 1980 but many of his compositions are still played regularly
Concertzender broadcast a 12-part series about Malando in 2009. At that
time, we did not expect to be surprised by a performance of a
then unknown work, the Suites, a composition that makes such
demands that it had never
That was until the well-known 40-man strong Fanfare orchestra Pius X from Poeldijk took an interest in performing these pieces, in a version by the conductor Geert Schrijvers, in Theater De Veste in Delft. During the concert, Malando's life story was also told in words and images by Bas Liebeek.
Opera en concert trips – Hannick Reizen
Would you enjoy listening to classical music in special locations all over the world? Hannick Reizen offers the opportunity to combine your interests for travel and concerts.
Visit the best festivals and the major opera houses, both in Europe and in the rest of the world. Let yourself be enchanted by the music and the atmosphere during these top class performances.
Psychedelica theme night
Wednesday 28 May we are presenting
sounds have been used in music
Guitar effects, such as feedback, wah-wah and distortion, were typical for this period. Studio effects such as playing tapes backwards, long tape loops, echo and exotic instruments with a strong preference for the sitar and tabla were also introduced.
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