Check it out!
Composed by Daniel Muskitta,
Recorded by Arnout Leene,
Inspired by Picasso,
and played by your truly…
I just added a new track ‘Family’ to my music page. I recorded a few notes and effects for the Dutch electronic producer, Feiertag. I love the mix of acoustic instruments and electronics in this track. Keep an eye out for Feiertag in 2015!
Happy New Year! I recorded a new composition for solo double bass in December. It was a ton of fun to record in a real studio and I’m excited to share the finished product.
If you missed the live recording on Sunday, click here to listen to the radio program!
In case you missed out today, on your copy of the Dutch Newspaper AD , there was a vignette on what music I was listening to.
Last Saturday I was dreamily walking around the city when I was stopped and asked what I was listening to. I was caught totally off-guard, and was stumbling over my broken Dutch words. The woman asked me why I liked what I was listening to, and it was surprisingly hard to explain it! If you enjoy something, it becomes so much a part of you that you stop asking yourself why you actually like it, and articulating that was difficult. I was nervous that I would come over really dumb, but I hope that isn’t the case. The Dutch version reads a bit smoother than the English translation.
Translation: What are you listening to?
Laura Nygren (23) from utrecht
Petruchska- Igor Stravinsky
“This work by Stravinsky is beautiful. Sometimes it is suddenly very fast and upbeat and then it becomes peaceful. It has a lot of textures and atmosphere. I am a double bassist, studying at the conservatory, so I listen a lot to classical music. But what few people know about me is that I really like R&B!”
Don’t forget to turn your clocks back, tomorrow, and turn on your radio to Radio 4, between 10 am and 11 am, to listen to Het Nieuw Klassiek Collectief LIVE in the Spiegelzaal!