• CANADIAN HEATHER WARE FASCINATED BY THE ART OF DANCE "I see dance as music, with myself as the physical instrument." Heather Ware, avid mountain climber, skier and music lover, was fascinated by the physicality, the emotions and the meaning of dance from an early age. "It started from my love of music. I see dance as a sort of physical music, and...
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  • NORWAY'S CULTURAL PRIDE - THE SNØHETTA REINDEER PAVILION     Snøhetta Reindeer Pavilion: a contribution to preserving Europe’s last wild reindeer herds.  A futuristic structure set in the midst of Norway’s rugged landscape Norway manages the only remaining populations of wild European tundra reindeer in 23 more or less separate mountain areas in Southern Norway, which means that it has  a unique international...
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  • ITALIAN HARPIST MARA GALASSI DEVOTED TO BAROQUE MUSIC Mara Galassi and the enchantment of the harp  The Italian harp virtuoso Mara Galassi, professor of harp and chamber music in Milan and Barcelona, is fascinated by harps. She collects them, plays them and her home is full of them. She has them in all shapes and sizes, four originals and a number of copies of rare historical instruments.  Almost apologetically she says: "I really don’t know how many harps I...
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EXHIBITION OF THE TWO KOREAS IN LIMBURG THE NETHERLANDS 15 - 16 May 2016 'NORTH KOREA SOUTH - A CULTURE OF DIFFERENCE'   © Photo above Lee lae Hyo    Art conquers: the merging of different artistic views © Tak Hyo Yeon  From 27 March until 30 October 2016, the arts centre ArtLand, in the province of Limburg in the south of the...
LIGHT combines traditional and modern dance 19 - 25 May 2016   LIGHT is a meandering dance poem, performed by a heterogeneous group of dancers, singers and musicians who all sing, dance and make music. It showcases a world in which cultural differences are not an obstacle, but instead a prerequisite for creation and communication. The dialogue between different cultures, languages, art forms and...
NINA TICHMAN ARTISTIC DIRECTOR ANDERMACHER MUSIKTAGE 20 - 22 May 2016   American pianist Nina Tichman has been appointed Artistic Director  of the Andernacher Musiktage, which will we be held in Andernach, Germany from 20 to 22 May 2016. Andernach is a town in the district of Mayen-Koblenz, situated some 20 miles northwest of Koblenz, on the left bank of the Rhine. The 26th edition of...
VISIONARY HARPIST RECEIVES PRESTIGIOUS DUTCH MUSIC PRIZE 29 June 2016 "Tomorrow Eyes is the best thing I have ever created." The adventurous Dutch harpist and storyteller Remy van Kesteren (26) is broadening his musical horizons with his album Tomorrow Eyes, which was released on Friday 8 January 2016. This is a change of direction for the highly talented harpist, in which he focuses on writing his...
ENSEMBLE MASQUES PREPARE FOR FESTIVAL DE SAINTES 15 July 2016 Ensemble Masques, © David Samyn  The baroque Ensemble Masques from France have a number of interesting months ahead. The ensemble was formed 15 years ago and was initially based in Canada. However, for the last six years, they have made Paris their home base and are holding concerts in France,...
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