Daan Roosegaarde (NL)

Daan Roosegaarde (NL)

The Groninger Museum is an art and art history museum in Groningen, The Netherlands with exhibitions of modern and contemporary art, design, photography, fashion, installation art, applied arts and archaeology. The building of the museum consists of three main pavillions, each of  them designed in the most typical way of… read more

Daan Kleijn (NL)

Daan Kleijn (NL)

Daan Kleijn, born in the Dutch village Peize close to Groningen, started studying jazz guitar in the age of 17 at the Prins Claus Conservatory (PCC) in Groningen, the Netherlands. The most important teachers at the PCC  for him were guitarists like Winfred Burna, Frank Wingold and Freddie Bryant, next… read more

Ethan Iverson (US)

Ethan Iverson (US)

On June 13th, 2019, when “Jazz te Gast” Zuidhorn in the North West part of The Netherlands was already preparing for the big show, I had the huge honor to interview this years Artist in Residence, Ethan Iverson, in one of the most beautiful livingrooms I ever had been so… read more

David Berkman (US)

David Berkman (US)

End of May this year, which is still 2019, I had a really beautiful  second interview with David Berkman from New York City, jazz pianist, composer, educator, arranger and writer. Please, check our first talk here. Just really recently he  published his album "Six Of One", feat. Dayna Stephens, Adam… read more

Daniel Juárez (ESP)

Daniel Juárez (ESP)

The Spanish saxophonist Daniel Juárez from Talavera de la Reina lives in Madrid (ESP) as a Jazz and Modern Music saxophonist, composer, poet and educator. Between 2014 and 2017 he studied at the Prins Claus Conservatorium (PCC) in Groningen, The Netherlands, to become a Master of Music, where I met… read more

The SoapGirls (ZAF)

The SoapGirls (ZAF)

Many music lovers for sure know the institution “Noise in the North”,  located in the Groningen lovely pearl, the club Lola. From many ongoing  concerts I at least I enjoyed a few really great concerts, like with Nelson Graf Reis and his band "We Bless This Mess" for example. On… read more

John di Martino (US)

John di Martino (US)

In one of his many recordings, John Di Martino (US) uses a quote from  the Japanese philosopher Daisaku Ikeda: “We often use the expression, “strike a chord in one's heart”. The heart  is like an instrument. It is the richness of the heart that determines  the richness of our life… read more