Heather White (US)

Heather White (US)

End of November 2018 I had the big pleasure to talk with Heather White (US) about her documentary “COMPLICIT” and herself. Heather,  living in New York City, is an award-winning social entrepreneur and  researcher with 20 years experience as an advocate for increased  corporate social responsibility, focusing on supply chain… read more

Andy Smart (US)

Andy Smart (US)

In the fall of 2017 I was invited to be part of the production of Bernardo Zanotta's short movie "Heart of Hunger". There I met next to Hinke Ann Eleveld, Angelos Messios, Raydrick Feliciana, Mylan Hoezen, Lennart Smidt, Jochem van den Wijngaard, Sjors Hoogerdijk, Nia Konstantinova and many others also… read more

Hiske Oosterwijk (NL)

Hiske Oosterwijk (NL)

"Inhale a peaceful breeze, then exhale the love, calm". This is a sentence out of lyrics Hiske Oosterwijk wrote for Alex Sipiagin's music. Just a few weeks ago I had the big pleasure to interview Hiske Oosterwijk, a Dutch jazz singer, composer and educator and very funny and awesome  to… read more

David Berkman (US)

David Berkman (US)

During Eurosonic time in Groningen/The Netherlands I had a very beautiful conversation with David Berkman from NYC. David Berkman is an award-winning jazz pianist, composer and bandleader as well as an educator (Queens College and Prins Claus Conservatorium Groningen) and a writer! He published three books,  “The Jazz Musician’… read more

Ivan Baryshnikov (RU)

Ivan Baryshnikov (RU)

Dear Jazz lovers, especially tenor sax lovers and really much those  ones, who love to hear inside stories from jazz musicians, please take a  deep breath and enjoy my talk with Russian saxophone player, composer,  arranger and educator Ivan Baryshnikov. Ivan graduated in the Masters program at the Prins Claus… read more

Joep van Rhijn (NL)

Joep van Rhijn (NL)

Dear interview lovers, lovers of the beautiful jazz trumpet sound and lovers of traveling and staying in Asia, especially in South Korea, then please I need to ask your attention! Last year in November I got a very special invitation from my Vocal Exploration Choir fellow performer and friend Taeke… read more

Freddie Bryant (US)

Freddie Bryant (US)

On November 26th, 2018, I had the great honor and pleasure to meet  and talk with jazz guitarist, composer, arranger, producer and educator Freddie Bryant (US) in the Prins Claus Conservatorium (PCC) in Groningen, The  Netherlands, where Freddie is also a teacher of the program "New York  comes to Groningen"… read more

Fabrizio Brusca (IT)

Fabrizio Brusca (IT)

Dear music and story lovers! On the 10th of November 2018 I had the great pleasure to meet Fabrizio Brusca (IT), jazz guitar player, educator, composer and artist in drawings and sculpturing from Palermo, Sicily. Together with Leonardo Grimaudo (Sibuleo Sibuleo), founder of the very famous Atelier Il Sole in… read more