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Thu 30 August 2018
Musical Postcards performance @ National Convention ‘Inspired Leadership’
A Musical Postcard will be performed with the attendants of the National Convention 'Inspired Leadership' at Landgoed Zonheuvel in Doorn (NL).
Thu 18 October 2018
Musical Postcards Workshop @ European Conference Sharing Arts & Heritage
Merlijn Twaalfhoven, initiator of Musical Postcards, will lead a Musical Postcards Workshop.
Katwijk ~ Amsterdam

Katwijk ~ Amsterdam


15 April 2016

We received a special Musical Postcard from Aghyad Darwish who played a very sad composition on his violin. He fled from Homs, Syria and found through a refugee camp in Katwijk, The Netherlands a permanent residency in the city of Leiden. His Musical Postcard was picked up by students from the Geert Groote College in Amsterdam. Several students made a composition for him that were even brought to him personally on April 15 by The Stolz Quartet and the students from school. It was an empowering and moving experience for all parties involved. Later that day The Stolz Quartet performed these answering compositions in the Peace Church in Amsterdam. Have a look at these two responses to Aghyad.
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  • violin
  • Aghyad Darwish

  • Rebuild
  • composers
  • Tycho, Max & Camillo

  • You are Safe
  • composers
  • Judith & Mikky



  • credits
    The Stolz Quartet
  • hobo/ althobo
  • Marieke Schut

  • violin
  • Jellantsje de Vries

  • viola
  • Liesbeth Steffens

  • cello
  • Lidy Blijdorp


  • Thanks to
    Amer Shanati