Baroque cellist Agnieszka Oszanca has signed with Challenge Classics and will release her first solo album in 2019 with music of the first true virtuoso cellist in the history of the Violoncello and the author of a very important cello method (published in 1779 in Amsterdam), Salvatore Lanzetti (1710 - 1780)!
The new single Narcissus by the Yuri Honing Acoustic Quartet is out now, which comes together with a videoclip by Marieke van der Linden. Yuri Honing Acoustic Quartet has received the Edison Jazz/World 2018. You can listen to his new single here: https://spoti.fi/2lVctX0
It will be released April 6th 2018: the new album of the Isabelle van Keulen Ensemble Ángeles y Diablos. it is their third tango album with works of Astor Piazzolla. An introduction on video you can see here!
Two of the three nominations this year for the GrachtenfestivalPrijs are for Challenge artists : pianist Camiel Boomsma and and bariton Raoul Steffani! We keep fingers crossed!
Out now: 'Stagioni'! Cellist Mayke Rademakers composed a thrilling piece about the seasons of life and nature. It is already a hit on Spotify. Watch this 'Stagioni'-video
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Yuri Honing has won a prestigious Edison Jazz Award 2018 which will be handed out to him in LantarenVenster in Rotterdam on July 6th 2018 for his album 'Goldbrun' together with his Acoustic Quartet. As a follow-up of the album he has set up a presentation in one of the museum halls of Museum De Fundatie in Zwolle together with Mariecke van der Linden. The opening of this presentation will be ...
Just released: The album Levanter by trumpet player Eric Vloeimans, clarinettist Kinan Azmeh and pianist Jeroen van Vliet. Levanter is the new album by trumpet player Eric Vloeimans. The title refers to the warm, strong, eastern wind that regularly blows accross southern Europe. Eric invited the Syrian clarinet virtuoso Kinan Azmeh for this project. The two met some years ago on an 'Imagining Europe' collaboration. Jeroen van Vliet, Boy Edgar winner of ...