Entries by Thirza

Newsletter February

Subject: ‘Milonga to all my loved ones’ Dear colleagues and friends, Love is in the air! 14th of February is Valentine’s Day and we would like to offer you, as our much appreciated newsletter receiver, a free download of the composition ‘Milonga de mis Amores’ (composed by Pedro Laurenz, arranged by Carel Kraayenhof) from the […]

Young musicians prepare for the Carla Leurs Competition in a workshop with Carel Kraayenhof.

At 13.00 hours the pupils gathered in the hall of the music-school Waterland where Carel Kraayenhof and his musicians previously played the works to study. Thus the participants immediately entered the atmosphere of the Argentinian tango.  Next Carel Kraayenhof very briefly told something about the history and the instruments of the tango. Together with the […]

Newsletter January 2014

As our good friend or colleague you will receive throughout this year first hand information about the developments of our new theatre tour “Liberación”. Warm regards, Carel and Thirza   Kraayenhof Tango Ensemble becomes Carel Kraayenhof Ensemble During our last tour, ‘Puur’, the KTE played only pure tangos. The musical base for the show ‘Liberación’ […]

Carel Kraayenhof y su Sexteto Canyengue in Heerlen!

Carel Kraayenhof y su Sexteto Canyengue will play Argentine tango’s and milonga’s to be danced to! This, on May 24 in Heerlen! The second edition of this sparkling tango festival breathes even more Argentine ‘passión”. The steaming ‘Orquestra Típica’ sets the Limburgzaal on fire while dancers dance the night away in a special atmosphere. There […]

Music ,Memorias de Cuba’ directly to order and to listen to in our renewed webshop.

Are you going to enjoy tonight  the ‘Unique Newyears Concert’ in Theatre Nieuwe Luxor in Rotterdam with the Metropole Orchestra, Carel Kraayenhof and many more different soloists? It is possible to get in the mood already by ordering the CD ‘Memorias de Cuba’  that Carel recorded with the Metropole Orchestra, with the most beautiful, the […]

Metropole Orchestra 2014 Unique New Year’s Concert

Last year the first edition took place and was a big success. Enough reason to continue with the concept this year. The same orchestra, now conducted by Daniel Jamieson with new, surprising artists: lady-singers Lucrecia Perez (Cuba), Sabrina Starke and Shirma Rouse, bandoneonist Carel Kraayenhof, Lucas van Merwijk (timbals), Ramon Valle (piano) and Bulu Viloria […]

Prince Carnival rules

On 25 February in Theatre De Parade in Den Bosch and 28 February in Chassé Theatre in Breda Carel Kraayenhof will be a guest together with a number of musical soloists, among them Ellen ten Damme, in the concerts of the ‘Philharmonie Zuidnederland’. Carnival. Limburg and Brabant  are famous and notorious because of the passion […]

Newsletter December – Carel’s dream

Dear friends and colleagues, As the end of the year approaches we, as well as many of you, look back at what has happened during this past year and look forward to the near future. In 2013 there were many important moments, such as: – The abdication of Queen Beatrix and the inauguration of Kind […]