FEICO SOLO

Feico Deutekom - Feico Solo

For Mattia

The pianist Feico Deutekom has recorded a beautiful new album with my piece For Mattia. His interpretation is lyrical and subdued at the same time and I am grateful that the piece spreads across the world in this beautiful way.

 

 



CLOUD ATLAS LIVE

Cloud Atlas Ensemble - Cloud Atlas Live

 

Cloud Atlas

The music on this CD is inspired by the novel Cloud Atlas from the English writer David Mitchell. With compositions by Christian Blaha, Dies le Duc, Jorrit Tamminga, Wiek Hijmans, Daan Manneke & Douwe Eisenga. The liner notes in the booklet are written by David Mitchell. On the first and the last track of the album David Mitchell himself recites fragments of his book.



DELTA SUITE

Class Ensemble - Delta Suite

Delta Dance

For the project ‘Clazz in Zeeland’ the composers Dies le Duc, Dick de Graaf and Douwe Eisenga wrote new compositions for a brand new version of the Delta Suite.

"Delta Dance starts minimalistic and leads to a swirling klezmer-orgy, leaving the listener behind in astonishment".



RHYTHM OF SILENCE

Erika Tazawa - Rhythm of Silence

Theme from Wiek

The album debut of Japanese pianist Erika Tazawa performing music from Francesco Di Fiore, Douwe Eisenga, Marc Mellits, Matteo Sommacal & William Susman.


"The most affecting piece is Dutch composer Eisenga's Theme from Wiek, a wistful, Schubert-esque setting whose aching lilt leaves a lasting mark, especially when it stretches out for eleven exquisite minutes."



MINIMAL PIANO COLLECTION X-XX

Jeroen van Veen & Friends - Minimal Piano Collection Volume X-XX

 

Cloud Atlas
Theme from Wiek
City Lines
Les Chants Estivaux

“Eleven discs, fourteen hours of music. After the successful issue of Minimal Piano Collection I-IX Jeroen van Veen & friends have recorded works for 2 to 6 pianos, from - among others -  Ten Holt, Eisenga, Meijering, Glass, Pärt, and Reich. With swinging effects, transformations and challenging rhythms...."

 

Elizabeth Bergmann, Marcel Bergmann, Tamara Rumiantsev, Sandra van Veen & Jeroen van Veen, piano



FANSAXTIC

Westland Saxophone Orchestra - Fansaxtic

Dance 4 from Music for Wiek



RED, WHITE & BLUES

Marcel Worms - Red, White & Blues

Growing Worm

32 pieces by 32 composers, inspired by blues. 



MORE NEW BLUES FOR PIANO

Marcel Worms - More New Blues for Piano

Growing Worm

17 pieces by 17 composers, inspired by blues. 



THIT WAS TO THERE STUNDE

Super Librum - Thit was to there stunde

Cantus

The ensemble Super Librum commissioned me to write a piece, using the text of an old-Frisian song Thit was to there stunde from the 13th century.

Marian van der Heide - soprano, percussion 

Paul Gerhardt Adam - alto, fiddle, percussion

Jonathan Talbott - fiddle

Ireen Thomas - lute

Jankees Braaksma - theophilus-organ