Part of Nuvotone Universal Music!

Wonderful news during this already amazing weekend. I will be one of the composers working for the new NuvoTone label (part of Universal Music Worldwide). I am truly honored to be part of this unique and special label with lots of talented composers. Thanks guys! Looking forward to be working with all of you.

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.

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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)!

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Fox Sports documentary

The newest Sport Fox documentary about NAC “Nooit opgeven, altijd Gudelj” will be broadcasted today at the Fox Sports NL channel (21:30, Fox Sports subsribers only). About Nemanja Gudelj, his family, and their focus on top sport. The moviescore to this documentary is “Sweet Memories”. You can check it out by clicking on the picture above.

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.