Re-Generation: Personal Cultures
As part of Re-Generation, Orkest De Ereprijs has invited composers to write new compositions that connect genres and generations. With these new pieces for Orkest De Ereprijs they offer a deeper insight into backgrounds and origins. Listeners from different cultures and traditions can meet here in a stream of new musical fusions. This series by De Ereprijs generates new connections across times and cultures.
#1: Personal Cultures
Personal background is, as with all of us, inescapable for a composer. But what influence does it have on his or her work? De Ereprijs commissioned five composers to compose an answer to the question: 'Where does this come from? The pieces in this programme embody their personal connection with a musical culture.