In case you don’t have four days to spend watching and listening to 15 hours of Wagner, you can watch this and get the gist of the story. You won’t, however, get the power of the music. Dan and I have been to two cycles in person now (and watched some on videos) and I’m already dreaming of the third.

07. October 2013 · Comments Off on Just For Listening Pleasure … · Categories: Videos

Published on Oct 7, 2013
Broadcast: june 23 10.30 AM (GMT +1)

Rianne Jongsma – dwarsfluit, Wilma Jongsma – hobo,
Arjan Jongsma – marimba, Frans Douwe Slot -piano.

Jongsma Trio & Frans Douwe Slot perform Colori part 1 (Colori miti) written by Wim van Ligtenberg.

This video was recorded in Bimhuis Amsterdam for VPRO Vrije Geluiden.
Vrije Geluiden is a music program made by the Dutch public broadcast organisation VPRO.

07. October 2013 · Comments Off on They’ve Got Rhythm · Categories: Videos

They put this up publicly so I’m assuming they don’t mind me sharing, although I’ve also written to ask. (If they then say I can’t share it it’ll come down, of course!)

Published on May 5, 2013
Coffee Break (2013)…………Mark Ford/Ewelina Bernacka (b. 1958)/(b. 1983)

Music is everywhere and of course coffee has rhythm! After many visits to numerous coffee shops and improvising with cups, we decided to write a composition that brings fun, energy and theatre to the concert stage. Coffee Break is like “Head Talk” on caffeine!! Have fun!

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Coffee Break is published by Innovative Percussion (
Mark Ford –

UNT Percussion Ensemble
Recorded Live April 23, 2013
Voertman Hall, College of Music
University of North Texas

07. October 2013 · Comments Off on TQOD · Categories: TQOD

I miss being in band and playing my Oboe , I really do: ‘

07. October 2013 · Comments Off on Sweet! · Categories: Videos