Newsletter May '15
“Architecture is frozen music.”
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe (1749-1832)
This month you can win a Pentatone cd of the Seventh Symphony by Dmitri Shostakovich if you know the correct answer to our prize question.
Last month's question: ‘Treemonisha’ was composed by Scott Joplin in
1911. His orchestration was unfortunately lost due to water damage. The
work was not thought interesting enough to preserve. In what
The answer was: It was lost in 1962 and
This month's question
May's prize question is: .....
Early Austrian music by women from Prague and Poland
In ‘Concertzender Live’ on Thursday 14th May (20:00-22:00) you can hear Early Music from Austria, performed by women musicians from Prague and Poland.
These are recordings we made during
'Regina Lucti' or 'The
grieving King': Spiritual
New on the Concertzender: ‘Space Exposure’
On 24th May 2015 at 20:00 the Concertzender will begin its new monthly programme ‘Space Exposure’ with innovative and counter-intuitive electronic music.
Programme maker Roel Janssen
(see also ‘Introducing...’) says: “Once a month on the
Concertzender between 20.00 and 21.00 on Sundays just before ‘X-Rated’
I'm going to present a programme with innovative and counter-intuitive
electronic music, IDM, experimental techno, ambient, drum and bass, rave, downtempo and instrumental hiphop. It'll be a mix of old and new music.
Special offer ‘Klassieke Zaken’
Concertzender works together with the magazine ‘Klassieke Zaken’ and
For just € 15,- you can take an annual subscription comprising of 6 issues of the magazine for fans of classical music,
You can access this special offer via this link.
CD of the month: ‘The Crystal Cowboy’ by Drew Lustman
The cd of the month has been selected by Roel Janssen (see also ‘Introducing...’).
Roel has the following to say about this cd: “A fantastic release by
the American dj/producer Drew Lustman (also known as FaltyDL) on the
British electronic music label ‘Planet
Mu’. ‘The Crystal Cowboy’ is full of atmospheric, melodic and cosmic electronica, IDM, 90’s drum ‘n’ bass
Survey about video recordings
The Concertzender often makes use of help from trainees.
One of these trainees is Nick who is currently investigating the use of video during concert recordings made by the Concertzender. You can help him with his study by completing a questionnaire. The questionnaire is available via this link.
The questionnaire concerns video recordings and takes only a few minutes to complete.
Introducing … Roel Janssen, programme maker and presenter
Roel Janssen is the presenter of the new programme ‘Space Exposure’
a music journalist and editor and for the
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