Anne van Schothorst
Anne van Schothorst (July 09, 1974) is a Dutch
She plays the pedal harp,
celtic harpand historical harps as well; an antique Erardharp (double action) and a Schwieso Grosjean(single action).
The Canadian composer
Jean Chatillonhas dedicated to her a composition for harp solo. [
Dear Anne,i am very happy to be among your musical friends.If you can give me an email, I can offer you (via PDF) the score of Le Cygne that is on Myspace. With my homages and without any obligation, Jean Chatillon source: www.harpandsoul.com] Van Schothorst composed her first music piece, Still life at age 15. The composition is originally written for harp and flute and later arranged for harp solo. [ [http://www.harpandsoul.com/WorksAnne.pdf] ]
Van Schothorst is producing CDs and DVDs for her
indylabel Harp and Soul Productions. She is also responsible for the compositions and film recordings of these productions. She has been assigned also for composition projects. [ [http://www.harpandsoul.com/compositions.htm] ]
The composition Streetlife has been selected from many submissions for the
60x60project 2006-2007 of composer and musician Robert Voisey. [ [http://www.voxnovus.com/60x60/60x60_Vox_Novus_CD_2006-2007.htm Vox Novus 60x60 project] ]
Several compositions could be heard on (inter)national radio stations and podcasts. Radio Indy has honored Van Schothorst with the Gold Artist award for the CD I am a dreamer. [ [http://www.harpandsoul.com] ]
She participates with poets, musicians and composers. With the Swedish composer
Goran Jonasson, the English singer Sharon Selman, the American flutist Cathy Feldmanand Swedish pianist Morgan Martinssonshe is creating the CD Pink Anacondas. They work and participate together via internet/ myspace.
The compositions are related to
minimal music; influences of composers as Philip Glassand Yann Tiersencan be heard in her work.Fact|date=August 2008
The compositions of the CD Aarden (2007) can be characterised as meditative and even mystical and are being compared with a
mantra. [ [http://www.harpandsoul.com/ReviewsH&SProd.pdf] ] The music is acoustical and instrumental.
improvisationtechniques (CD I am a dreamer, 2008) are influenced by jazz music, classical musicand the celtic musictradition. [ [http://www.harpandsoul.com/ReviewsH&SProd.pdf] ]
The addition of soundscapes and spoken poetry to her recordings are a part of her work method too.
Van Schothorst adds also film as an addition to her compositions. The artistic images are photografical taken or post processed with filters.
* 'CD Aarden' - Meditative music for harp solo (H&S Productions 2007)
* 'CD I am a dreamer' - Improvisations, harp solo (H&S Productions 2008)
* 'EP De huizen van Dordrecht' - Harp music and spoken poetry; poems by well known Dutch poet [http://nl.wikipedia.org/wiki/Jan_Eijkelboom Jan Eijkelboom] . (H&S Productions 2008)
* 'CD 60x60 2006-2007' - Electronic music, composition Streetlife has been selected for international edition, initiater Robert Voisey (Vox Novus 2008)
* [http://www.harpandsoul.com Official website H&S Productions]
* [http://www.youtube.com/annevanschothorst You Tube Preview Videos]
* [http://www.voxnovus.com/60x60/60x60_Vox_Novus_CD_2006-2007.htm Vox Novus 60x60 project, list of composers]
* [http://www.hn.se/m_other.php?id=966716&avdelning_1=106&avdelning_2=195 Swedish press about international music project Pink Anacondas]
* [http://www.radioindy.com/bands/4787/ Award and Review Radio Indy about CD I am a dreamer]
* [http://www.radioindy.com/ Radio Indy]
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