ENCOURAGED BY LEO CUYPERS’ ILLUSTROUS ZEELAND SUITE (1977), PIANIST JEROEN VAN VLIET RECEIVED A COMPOSITION ASSIGNMENT BY MUZIEK PODIUM ZEELAND: ZEELAND SUITE REVISITED.
A 7-PIECE BAND OF EXCEPTIONAL MUSICIANS HAS BEEN FORMED TO PERFORM VAN VLIETS’ SUITE.
ON SEPTEMBER 5, 6 AND 7, 2014, THE FIRST PERFORMANCES took PLACE ON DIFFERENT LOCATIONS IN ZEELAND AND Were RECORDED BY VPRO AND NPO FOR RADIO AND TELEVISION BROADCASTING.
CD and dvd RELEASE AND A SERIES OF CONCERTS WILL FOLLOW in 2015 and 2016.
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JEROEN VAN VLIET- PIANO, COMPOSITIONS
ANTON GOUDSMIT- GUITAR
JORIS POSTHUMUS- ALTO SAX
METE ERKER- TENOR SAX
JORIS ROELOFS- CLARINET
FRANS VAN DER HOEVEN- BASS
PASCAL VERMEER- DRUMs
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