Welcome to my new website. I haven’t been online for a couple of months because I didn’t want to update my old site and I was busy with so many other things. When I decided to take a sabbatical in 2014 and after I finally realized it in 2015 (decision and execution are two very different […]
With the Tivoli Band we recorded some of the songs for the documentary about the history of the Belgian Jazz Music. Today we will play live with the whole band before and after the premiere of the film at studio 4 of Flagey. You can watch the trailer here.
When I make a CD, I always expect problems – with the mix or the master or the booklet or the print. There are a lot of traps – especially if you work low-budget. This time it was the print. Everything was finished. Carmelo Cicero made nice paintings for the booklet, Lennart Weiland helped with passion […]
I accepted to be the musical director and composer for 2 new theatre productions in 2016 with my usual stage director Claudia Bauer. One will be ‘Menschenfeind’ by Molière in Basel (premiere 14.4.2016) and the other ’89/90′ by Peter Richter for the opening of the season in Leipzig (premiere 17.9.2016).
I got a request to write a 20-25 minutes concerto for classical orchestra plus solo trumpet and solo trombone. That’s a big challenge which I accepted with great pleasure. Deadline should be end of March 2016.
I’m preparing my next CD that will also be the very first CD on my new label ‘Peer’s Playground’. So I’m recording soundscapes with the piano and then I let Nora, Dierck, Christian and Rosey improvise over it.
I would like to have a new website. Although Bert Hornikx from 103 made a nice job with my old one, it’s just not up-to-date anymore. It’s still made in Flash, you can’t scroll on it, you can’t add links and some other little things. I asked Kris Van Beeck (a famous photographer in Belgium) if he […]