Entries by Thirza

Newsletter November Carel Kraayenhof

Dear friends and colleagues, After a successful tour in Curaçao, Aruba and Bonaire with the Kraayenhof Tango Ensemble we are reaching the last month of 2013. Through social media we have kept you updated on a daily basis on our school and theater concerts in these three amazing islands. In our new website you can […]

Review concert Kraayenhof Tango Ensemble on Bonaire

Carel Kraayenhof and his Tango Ensemble concerts were a great success. On Fridaz 8th November the San Bernardo church was a veritable music temple. The Classical Music Board Bonaire organised a memorable school and evening concert. 550 children attended the school concert during which Carel and a few students of Violeta Rosario performed together a […]

Review concert Kraayenhof Tango Ensemble on Curacao

Curaçao – Amigoe newspaper, Monday 04 November 2013 (page 6) ‘Bandoneonist’ strikes Curaçao in the heart   The bandoneón player who brought queen Maxima to emotional tears during her wedding with the Argentine tango ‘Adiós Nonino’ is in Curaçao. Carel Kraayenhof gave a concert last Saturday together with his Sexteto Canyengue at the ballroom of […]

News letter – September

Dear friends and relations, Dancing on Sexteto Canyengue in Groningen Sexteto Canyengue 25 years! This year on 28 September we will perform on occasion of the 20th anniversary of the ‘Stichting (Foundation) Tango Argentina Groningen’ (STAG). In 2013 this foundation will exist twenty years and is not dependant on dancing-schools, locations or economic interests. She […]

New theater show- Liberación 2015

Carel Kraayenhof & het Kraayenhof Tango Ensemble Liberación Tour period: January 2015 until March 2015 In an energetic concert the fierce Argentine Tango breaks free from its boundaries. The musical shackles are broken and the Kraayenhof Tango Ensemble goes in search of a new intense musical experience. In Liberación the musicians will surpass the standards of […]

Benefit-concert for bandoneon in Jujuy

In the past year Carel and Thirza started a cooperation with ‘Foundation Chicos por el Tango’ in Engelen for the preservation of the bandoneon in Argentina. Too many instruments disappear from Argentina, because tourists take them as souvenirs. Carel and Thirza together with local people are trying to get as many instruments as possible back […]