Author Archives: Cal

Seat belts in my car!

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You probably need  to be a film music expert to understand the title…  :-) A friend of mine has connections in Japan. He arranged the following CDs for me: They are: Cowbow Bebop  by Yoko Kanno Final Fantasy VII Advent Children  by Nobuo Uematsu Nausicaa Valley of Wind by Joe Hisaishi I have been looking for them for quite some… Read more »

English translation of my interview for Score magazine

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As could be read on my twitter and facebook. I did an interview for the Dutch film music magazine Score. My friends on StreamingSoundtacks.com asked me to provide an English translation for this interview. I did an exact translation as possible. If you can read Dutch please go to http://www.score-magazine.nl, register and download the magazine (No. 163) yourself instead of… Read more »

Day four Tenerife and conclusion

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After the busy day yesterday, we took today more slowly. After our standard breakfast and some internet in the lobby we left to the shopping centre. We had a very large lunch at a Mexican restaurant. We shopped for dvds and cds in the Saturn. Saturn had free wifi, so there I found out that Ad has been promoted to… Read more »

Day four Tenerife

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Today Ad went to the airport to collect a rental car. When he returned at the hotel we went for a drive. We took a nice mountain road to the vulcano El Teide. The journey was very cloudy/foggy but when we were above the clouds we had a nice view over the mountains. Too bad the view to the ocean… Read more »

Day three Tenerife

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The day started very relaxed. After breakfast and some coffee we left downtown for something to drink. We ate lunch in a small cafetaria where we had a nice steak with salad and fries. It was grilled in a kitchen where a small one year old child was also spending his time. Afterwards we went to a shopping mall and… Read more »

Day two Tenerife

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After a good night sleep some breakfast and some time on the Internet we decided to do something you are supposed to do in an hotel in Tenerife: swimming in their pool. Afterwards we went downtown to collect our tickets and for some beers. We found a restaurant where we could eat. Which is very rare because restaurants open up… Read more »

Day one Tenerife

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Day one of the festival was not a big succes. The flights were plagued by heavy delays. After the a delay of around two hours, the plane started to land to the final airport but suddenly aborted the landing. After that we circled for quite some time, when we finally landed we found out that we had landed on the… Read more »

Crafting my own house

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I made a probably very boring movie of my tree house in  a game called Minecraft. The music is good though. It is of one of the composers from the Krakow festival.

Krakow trip: Auschwitz and conclusion

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I still owe you my readers the last day of my Krakow trip. It started with the usual coffee and lunch on the market square. At 2 PM a minibus picked as up for a trip to Auschwitz-Birkenau. That was quite an experience.. I am not in the mood to tell about it on the Internet. It is something to… Read more »