Episode 5: Roelof Stalknecht (1926-1995)
Wednesday, 22 October 2014 at 18.00 hours
The life story of the famous jazz pianist from Groningen.
He performed in several bands and in 1960 won an Edison, first northerner. The American comedian Danny Kay wanted to contract him for America, but Stalknecht preferred to remain in his beloved Groningen.
About this program:
Landscape, art and culture, with the window on the north.
Every week we broadcast in Noorderdiepte, a collaboration with Foundation Beeldlijn and magazine Noorderbreedte, a documentary. Each documentary is introduced by a brief interview with a person.
Beautiful films that are worth viewing. Films about musicians like Roelof Stalknecht and Jenne Meinema. Artists such as Jan Steen and Alfred Hafkenscheid and poet Rutger Kopland. Various artists that now can be viewed by a large audience.
Stichting Beeldlijn: https://www.stichtingbeeldlijn.nl