guidance & advice – projects in development

Project ‘PUTRI KEDUA – MUSIC THEATER’ — Music, dance and multimedia performance of Indonesian Keroncong and Western Jazz. Personal story of singer Anna Montan and her mother in context with colonial past Indonesia- Netherlands. For Foundation Loksi.

Project ‘ETHIOPIAN SYMPHONIC ORCHESTRA’ — Documentary on the establishment of the orchestra and the first concert in Addis Ababa. Orchestra: Ethiopian musicians on traditional musical instruments. Repertoire: Traditional and contemporary. For singer Minyeshu Kifle Tedla.

Project “MENTHA” — Musical journey of traditional Hungarian folk music to Jazz and vice versa: merging and merging of these disciplines. Live concert with visual elements / video and dance. For saxophonist and clarinetist Viktor Haraszti and foundation Hungarian Music Projects in establishment.

Project “AND SO THEY SOUND! … IN AMSTERDAM’ — Series of educational and informative performances on musical instruments from non-Western musical cultures. Pilot activity of AMIM – Amsterdam Music Instrument Museum in establishment. For musicologist Mikko Karjalainen.

guidance & advice – completed projects

Composition project ‘CHAG SAMEACH – JEWISH FESTIVALS’  – A five-part suite with newly composed contemporary Hebrew (!) works for carillon. Premiere Tuesday the 7th of May 2019 – from 19.00 till 20.00 hours – Westertoren, Amsterdam, The Netherlands. For composer Mathieu Daniël Polak.

Project presentation ‘MUSICA MUNDO Rhythms of the World 2018 &  World Music Series’ — Advice, editing and composition of the presentation text of this multicultural music Festival in Amersfoort, The Netherlands. For Foundation Arteganza.

Lecture ‘DIVERSION WITHIN UNITY’ — On Jewish Music Traditions inclusive music examples from folklore en chazzanuth (liturgical music) in the context of a symposium on diversity (November 2017) . For the Theological College Windesheim, Zwolle, The Netherlands.