Newsletter March '15
“Music is the most abstract form of all arts.”
Godfried Bomans (1913-1971)
This month you can win a CD by the label Pentatone, if you know the answer to the question.
Last month's question was: Which two
formed by the Dallas Symphony Orchestra
[DSO Live 0844667029031] is Anna de Boer
from Leeuwarden. Congratulations!
This month's question
The question for March is: .....
Concertzender on cable
Good news for our listeners in the Netherlands:
Lately, the Concertzender has worked hard to reach its listeners. We recently released our user-friendly Concertzender radio app: you can go to your favourite theme channel or programmy with only a few taps. But we also want to be reachable for our listeners who don't listen though their tablet or smartphone. That is why we are pleased to announce the following: .....
‘Acoustic Roots’: Jalli Lamin Kuyateh
In the programme 'Acoustic Roots' of 20 March (21:00 - 22:00h CET) master kora player Jalli Lamin Kuyateh will be our guest in the Pieternel at the St.Peter's church in Utrecht.
Jalli Lamin Kuyateh is from Gambia and started his training to become a kora player at the early age of five. When he was ten-years old he per-
Special week ‘Bach Ad Infinitum’ in which audio books can be won!
From 9 to 13 March (and in rerun on 19 to 20 March) you can listen to a special week of 'Bach Ad Infinitum':
A genuine Matthäus Passion diskotabel at which the listener has to guess who the performer is. We will go through sixty years of execution history of the Matthäus Passion.
If you know who the executors are, you stand a chance to win an audio book of choice (Matthäus or Johannes Pasion) from Govert Jan Bach, compiler of 'Bach Ad Infinitum'.
On Wednesday 11 March at 11:00h (CET) we will present a soloist portrait of Sigiswald Kuijken and on 25 March of Jordi Savall. On Friday 27 March our jubilee episode, this time twice as special...
250th Episode of 'Bach Ad Infinitum’
The team of 'Bach Ad Infinitum' has reached its 250th episode by now. The first broadcast took place on 5 November 2012. Now, a good two years later and 250 hours of entertaining radio further it is time to stand still and draw up the balance.
This time not only anchor Joop van Zijl takes place in the tight studio of the Concertzender, but also programme maker and compiler Govert Jan Bach, who squeezed himself next to Joop.
These two together are notorious at the Concertzender. When they run into each other once every two weeks, they go all out when they catch up and go through every detail of what will be recorded that week. They discuss concerts, make corrections and check statements. Director Benno Wormgoor waits with a broad grin for the two to be ready.
Introducing … Roland Kuit, composer, researcher, author
Ronald Kuit studied analogue and digital sonology at the Institute of Sonology in
Roland Kuit is an independent researcher, teacher in modular synthesis and composition. He invented numerous advanced concepts in sound synthesis. As
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