To read some quotes from various jury reports and leading professionals, please click / tap on a
name in the list below:

Jury VSB Composition Prize

Jury Henriëtte Bosmans Prize

Jury 150-Years-of-Music-Technology Composition Competition Prize

Tatiana Chevtchouk, artistic director of Festival "Klassiek op het Amstelveld"

Dr. Hans Koch, historian of Art

Roderik de Man, Dutch composer of contemporary music

Jenny Spanoghe, Belgian Master-violinist

Willem Jeths, the Dutch "Componist des Vaderlands"

Igor Roma, Italian Master-pianist

Radio 6, VPRO Radio concert live, Cafe Sonore Program

Below two excerpts from the well-known Dutch TV program "Vrije Geluiden" with the scenes"Dance around the Tree" (thumbnail left) and "Thundamned" (right) from the cross-media project Cloud-Messenger for blockflutes, surround sound media, choreography and animation, perfomed by Jorge Isaac (block-flutes), Gilles Viandier (dance), Daniela Lehmann (virtual dance), Jasper Kuipers (animation), Hans Tuerlings (choreography):

"Dance around the Tree" at Vrije Geluiden

"Thundamned" at Vrije Geluiden

Other articles:

A valuable article (in Dutch) by publicist and musicologist Thea Derks at VPRO, blog Radio 4, Eigentijds:

read here or view the PDF file

A special and very correct linguistic interpretation (in Dutch) of the project Cloud Messenger by media-presenter Lon van den Akker, VPRO broadcast:

read here


An interesting review (in Dutch) of the project Cloud Messenger by freelance-writer and publicist Bregtje Schudel:

read here or view the PDF file

An interview (in Dutch) for broadcast of the international festival November Music by media-presenter and voiceover Aad van Nieuwkerk watch here