Darklands of Adoption

This is the most personal piece of music I’ve ever made. It is my story about my adoption in music and without words! Why? Because I’m not that good with words. And with this subject, finding words is even harder. The pain, sadness and insecurity and the feeling of loss is indescribable, but this album comes close. Continue reading “Darklands of Adoption”

Event Score

For this special award show, for and by communication professionals, the mission was to write music that fitted in with the surrealistic video. We went for larger than life on all fronts, to enhance the effect of the video. An opera voice with an absurdly large orchestra (344 strings among others)! By combining the surrealistic images with a surrealistic composition, both in melody and in Continue reading “Event Score”

Perseverance


Yes, fully charged again after a wonderful holiday on Tenerife. And I can’t wait to share my best moment with you. I spent the night in a refugio on the volcano “El Teide” and wanted to see the sun rise from the top. It was a tough trip up, but I continued. I must honestly confess that there were moments that I wanted to give up, moments that I fell,  Continue reading “Perseverance”

Happy New Year


First things first. Let’s start of the year with this composition. Especially written today, for all of you, and a little bit for myself as well. Wishing you all a very happy and creative year!

Nomination Film Festival


Eindhoven Film Festival (EFF) nominated the movie “Getuige”. A movie about a terrorist attack in a theater. This movie is unique as it is fully music based with rarely any dialogue. I was challenged to create a tense atmosphere without using melodic elements. Fun fact: I embedded S.O.S. in morse code in the Music Score.

Linda Meiden

Great news! Linda Meiden has decided to broadcast the documentary “De Illusie die Perfectie heet” as a two-piece documentary. An unique documentary in which former Touché model Charlotte van Buuren highlights a different side of the model life.

Part 1 of the documentary is already online, part 2 will be available at the 26th of September