beautiful review of the Spirits concert at the BIMhuis
Feather-light and crystal clear.
The Rembrandt Trio was invited to participate in a Goethe Institute/Unesco project to revive the musical culture in Mosul Iraq. Tony Overwater wrote an engaging story about this impressive trip.
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In recent years the Dutch Radio and TV station pay little to no attention to Jazz and World music. Tonality Music has initiated discussions, talks and meetings with Dutch public broadcasting companies and the ministry of culture to reclaim the exposure for Jazz and World music. Here you can read all about it. (Dutch Only)
Tony Overwater both composed and performed the musical score for the BNNVara documentary series ‘De Wereld in Ter Apel,’ which delves into the Dutch refugee camp. Following his musical contributions to ‘Om de oude Wereldzee,’ ‘Justice for Sergei,’ and ‘Porseleinen Huwelijk,’ this marks the fifth documentary series by the skilled duo Hans Hermans and Martin Maat of ICU Documentaries for which Tony Overwater has crafted the music.
In the dynamic year of 2023, with an extensive schedule that included performances in Greece, Turkey, Finland, Iraq, Spain, and Belgium, we are thrilled about our inaugural invitation to Saudi Arabia. The Trio had the pleasure of presenting concerts in Riyadh and Jeddah, along with conducting a workshop at the Saudi Music Hub. A heartfelt appreciation goes to the EU, the Dutch embassy, and our cherished friend Neil van der Linden for extending this gracious invitation to us!
The summer series on the creative brain by the daily newspaper Trouw features an insightful conversation with Rembrandt Frerichs. In an interview with Sandra Kooke, he delves into the intricacies of his creative process. The discussion particularly centers on the composition journey behind his recently completed Triple Concerto, commissioned by the Stift International Music Festival.
July 2023 marked the premiere of Frerichs’ third piano concerto, commissioned by the Residentie Orkest. During this extraordinary evening, he had the pleasure of collaborating with concertmaster Wouter Vossen. Together, they presented the world premiere of his latest composition, “Derde pianoconcert.”
Watch a video of the run through here: