Episode 27: Music on StageFirst aired: Tuesday, 6 January 2015 at 17.20 hours
Iris Kroes comes from the Frisian town of Drachten. She plays harp for over ten years and in addition she has been singing since she could talk . Iris Kroes has a special combination found by playing the harp and her singing skills.
Weekly with a healthy dose of live performances from our own archives include the Liberation , the Night of the Koemarkt and muziektent.
In this episode of Music On Stage: Iris Kroes on the Liberation Festival in Leeuwarden.
With her voice she delivers the Netherlands goosebumps. Iris Kroes , an artist at heart , pulled her stunning participation in The Voice of Holland out the most. Nearly four million Dutch viewers saw her win the final of The Voice of Holland in January 2012 .
This year Iris assumed the role of ambassador of Frisian Freedom. The Liberation Friesland elect a Frisian artist, who besides the national ambassadors , is involved in the festival each year. As Frisian Ambassador of Freedom , Iris played on 4 and 5 May in Leeuwarden. For this Ambassadorship Iris especially has written a song about freedom.
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