Let the music hypnotize you

I think one of my earlier entries was about the music from Ludovico Einaudi and the effect his music has on me. In general, I really enjoy certain types of classical music. Especially some classical versions of modern songs are a joy to listen to. I always wanted and still want to learn to play…

Stromae: When music meets art meets depth

I don’t know why I really discovered Stromae only now. I mean I knew some of his songs and I liked them all, but still he flew under my radar. It was the song Tous Les Mêmes or the version performed by L.E.J. which led me to him. His real name is Paul Van Haver…

Finding relief in art – Kintsugi

Art has an enormous potential. It can calm us down, it can give us hope, and it helps us to better understand ourselves and others. And although my go-to-art is books, there are countless other types of art that inspire. There is one type in particular which can give relief: Kintsugi.

Ludovico Einaudi – music for the soul

The first time I was listening to a song by Ludovico Einaudi, I was sitting in a workshop room as a delegate and I was asked to reflect upon something. And I think it tells a lot that I can rather remember the music than the task. Since then, his music a constant companion in…