Jet Airways, Thank You!

Jet Airways, Thank You!

Yesterday evening I read this post on the Facebook page of Jet Airways: “With deep sadness and a heavy heart we would like to share that, effective immediately, we will be suspending all our domestic and international flight operations.” Read further. The news is...
DesiYUP Podcast Episode 6

DesiYUP Podcast Episode 6

This is the 6th episode of the DesiYUP Radio Program. Since a few months we are promoting more fusion and crossover music at Stanvaste Radio. Our program is sponsored by restaurant The Pepper Trail. Our next radio program is Wednesday 17th of April between 19.00 and...
Meaningful Business: #Rotterdamse Zakenvrouw 2019

Meaningful Business: #Rotterdamse Zakenvrouw 2019

The Rotterdam Business Woman of the Year Award Ceremony took place in the the municipality of Rotterdam het Stadhuis. This was the 3rd edition of this Award Ceremony and the idea is to encourage more female empowerment and acknowledge women entrepreneurs. Elder woman of economical affairs Barbara Kathmann honored all nine participants with a gracious trophy. 

Finale: Rotterdamse Zakenvrouw van het Jaar

Finale: Rotterdamse Zakenvrouw van het Jaar

In het Schielandshuis gaf ik gisteren een presentatie over mezelf aan de juryleden voor de categorie Zakenvrouw Zonder Personeel van de Rotterdamse Zakenvrouw van het Jaar verkiezing 2019.

The ultimate cause of disease is stress

The ultimate cause of disease is stress

“Playing music with others or enjoying live music stimulates the cuddle hormone oxytocin.”   Everybody knows what stress is, but most of us find it difficult to prevent stress or lower down our stress levels. Stress is a general activation reaction to a stimulus...
Rattan Chadha’s ‘Trouble in Paradise’ art exhibition

Rattan Chadha’s ‘Trouble in Paradise’ art exhibition

If there are great ideas being born I want to be part that”, Chadha    The Kunsthal Rotterdam collaborates for the first time with art collector Rattan Chadha. Last week, 7th of February 2019, the art exhibition centre organized an official opening to present...
Learn Leadership Skills like a Conductor

Learn Leadership Skills like a Conductor

“You need to have a deep understanding of music to be a conductor”     MInDZ (“Muziek in de Zorg”) is a project of Dino and Teun, two Erasmus MC medical students. The purpose of this project is to develop music-based understanding by organizing lectures and...
Interview with Eclipse Nirvana’s Aks and Lakshmi

Interview with Eclipse Nirvana’s Aks and Lakshmi

Aks & Lakshmi are a composer and vocalist duo who specialize in Electronic Bhakti Music. They are pioneers in blending Raga influences with electronic and pop genres to create powerful spiritual experiences.

Dr L Subramaniam & Kavita Krishnamurthy

Dr L Subramaniam & Kavita Krishnamurthy

Violinist L Subramaniam & Vocalist Kavita Krishnamurti Subramaniam gave an inspiring workshop about South-Indian music last year which was hosted by Codarts Rotterdam, organized by tabla player Heiko Dijker & India in Netherlands (Embassy of India, The Hague)....
The Mozart-effect in Hospitals

The Mozart-effect in Hospitals

Erasmus MC professors and PhD students founded the foundation Muziek als Medicijn MAM (Music as Medicine) Foundation is doing research on music as an innovative method for medical treatments in and outside the medical health care system their research is ‘evidence...
This was Mahesvari’s 2018

This was Mahesvari’s 2018

Thank you for watching ‘This was my 2018 DesiYUP Vlog’. Special Christmas Offer: Soul to Soul DVD for 22 euro’s, if you order before the 22nd of December. https://desiyup.com/product/limited-e… Concerts that we have hosted this year: Manish Vyas...
Why musicians should attend concerts

Why musicians should attend concerts

This blog is especially for Dutch musicians and music students living in The Netherlands. I will give you four reasons why it’s important to make time to attend concerts.

There are two ways to enjoy a live music concert these days. One is through personal experience and the second one is through social media. If it comes to social media, we are mostly part of someone else’s experience, you can easily say it’s a second-hand experience not leaving a long lasting imprint on your soul.