A day at the office- Visiting Operation Bobbi Bear

I arrive in Amanzintoti and she is there,in front of the house, at the gate. Her manners are always the same, friendly, warm, encouraging. Her clothes are practical, no time for diva gear around here, she needs clothes which can resist heat, rain, dirt, pain. And the...

Sanremo come la lasagna. È più buona il giorno dopo.

Quasi una settimana è passata dal mio evento musicale non-classico preferito, Sanremo. (Si, lo guardo, mi piace, mi appassiona quasi quanto i Lieder Eines fahrenden gesellen di Gustav Mahler, fatevene una ragione, che a me i fondamentalismi non piacciono in nessuna...

Work, sweet work (better not to build a home around it)

Working from home, what a fairytale! You wake up, and after your coffee, still in your nightgown, you start to ease in your work routine. Oh, what an idyllic image. Well, flash news. It does not work like that. I sit at my piano, start to warm up my voice, yes, in my...

The performer’s point of view (the aftermath)

My new theatre concert “My favourite things” is  a reality now. Try-out is done and dusted. Room was full, piano was great, @Manuel you rock big time, voice in top form . I went for it. “Vol overgave en passie wist deze diva -jazeker, dat is ze!- het publiek in...

Pin It on Pinterest