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I am always honored to read emails sent by musicians or bands from across the globe. It’s good to know that DesiYUP is visible as an event organizer and that artists are interested to work with us. But dearest musicians and bands: offering your art for free is not the right approach to establish a relationship built on mutual respect and equality. There are many event organizers and concert promoters who take advantage of upcoming talent. They are eager to make artists perform for free and earn some easy money. This irresponsible attitude damages the entire live performing scene in my opinion.
Every story comes to end…the story of this festival started 7 month’s ago and was concluded with an audience who experienced my 3 muses of mindfulness: Anirban, Hemang and Prewien. In this blog I will describe the highlights of the 24th DesiYUP event and mention the people who participated to create fine moments for all of us who were present on June 15th in De Nieuwe Kerk in The Hague.
Anirban Bhattacharyya is an exceptional singer-ethnomusicologist-music director, balancing between traditional and cross-over music.Anirban has created an unique space for himself
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...
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.
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.
“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...
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 attending concerts.
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 based’.