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14 Nov 2017, News
Review Graveyard recently published a review for TOMORROW’S AIR
Here is the link:  http://www.reviewgraveyard. com/00_revs/r2017/music/17-09- 08_tomorrows-air.html While the review is on the shorter side, it was given a 10/10. Great to see!
10 Nov 2017, News
NOV 19, SOMEXTRO, Open Podium voor Componisten, Den Haag (NL): Tiento I for guitar, Hans Bakker
SOMEXTRO, Dienstencentrum Copernicus, Daguerrestraat 16, 2561 TT Den Haag Programma: 16 werken live en m.b.v. audio-visuele middelen : 1. Maurice Verheul: "A airbrush Hajj kiosk is pour" voor piano & uitleg over het Opus Clavicembalisticum van K. S. Sorabji  door Geoffrey Madge   2. Hans Bakker: Tiento 1 voor gitaar           3. Peter Visser: - Pastorale voor altviool;  Tombeau voor piano  4. Frank den Herder: Sonate voor viool en piano, ...
04 Nov 2017, News
Pre-announcement video
Hans Bakker  heeft de  video  van  Ruud Harte Guitarist  gedeeld.   On Sunday, November 19th, I play the piece Tiento I of composer Hans Bakker in The Hague, Netherlands at Dienstencentrum Copernicus, Daguerrestraat 16, 2561 TT. Here is the introduction. NB This is the link for the sheet music:  https://hansbakker.musicaneo.com/…/sm-248825_tiento_i_for_g… 273 weergaven    Ruud Harte Guitarist         2 november om 17:00
01 Nov 2017, News
New review of TOMORROW'S AIR. October 19, 2017
TOMORROW’S AIR was recently reviewed on   infodad.com.   See review number 3.   I believe this quote rings true, “all the composers heard here clearly have a finel y honed sense of the capabilities of the instruments for which they write”. Here is the link:  http://transcentury.blogspot.com/…/…/orchestra-handlers.html (++++) ORCHESTRA HANDLERS Bruckner: Symphony No. 4. Staatskapelle Dresden conducted by Christian Thielemann. Profil. $16.99. Dwight Beckham, Sr.: Fanfare 40; ...
07 Oct 2017, News
Recent airplay for LINES TO INFINITY on KKUP
I wanted to pass along a recent instance of airplay for LINES TO INFINITY on KKUP.    Between John Adams and Giacomo Puccini, I hope you enjoy:                   https://spinitron.com/radio/ playlist.php?station=kkup& playlist=1410#here
05 Oct 2017, News
Sneak Peek: Hans Bakker’s “Canzona III: Hidden In Her Light”
Great. Now Canzona I, II & III for orchestra are completed. Enjoy...     https://parmarecordings-news.com/sneak-peek-hans-bakkers-canzona-iii-hidden-in-her-light/
22 Sep 2017, News
New review of TOMORROW'S AIR. September 7, 2017 in THE ART MUSIC LOUNGE
“…this is a surprisingly good collection of contemporary works in contrasting styles and a disc you will return to again and again.” –  https://artmusiclounge. wordpress.com/2017/09/07/a- potpourri-of-pieces-for- orchestra-and-large-ensembles/
15 Sep 2017, News
Hans Bakker and The Inside Story: On Composing
PARMA Recordings News, September 14, 2017                                         https://parmarecordings-news.com/hans-bakker-inside-story-composing/     Dutch composer  Hans Bakker  has written music for chamber groups, orchestra, carillon, and choir, including the choir cycle Prasasti. Today, Bakker is our next featured artist in “ The Inside Story ,” a blog series ...
15 Sep 2017, Article
Hans Bakker and The Inside Story: On Composing
PARMA Recordings News, September 14, 2017                                         https://parmarecordings-news.com/hans-bakker-inside-story-composing/ Dutch composer  Hans Bakker  has written music for chamber groups, orchestra, carillon, and choir, including the choir cycle Prasasti. He has been featured on  Navona Records  albums eight times, most recently appearing with ...
14 Sep 2017, News
Another great review for TOMORROW'S AIR
Pizzicato Magazine says the orchestral compilation album TOMORROW'S AIR, newly released on Navona Records is "Easy to listen to contemporary music [with] committed performances." And about my Cantus for string orchestra:     "ist ein gefälliges, teilweise tänzerisches, teilweise in rhetorischen Fragen dialogierendes Stück, das der Neoklassik zuzuordnen ist."  www.pizzicato.lu         (Musical Landscapes of Hilary Tann, Hans Bakker, Dan Perttu, Music of Paul ...
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