Drie Sterren Trio
The Drie Sterren Trio consists of three virtuoso musicians with a repertoire of highlights of many different genres, such as Balkan, tango, musette, Klezmer, jazz, Afro-Latino and Piazzolla.
Don Hofstee studied violin and guitar at the conservatory in Zwolle and now plays in world music ensembles. Gertie Bruin studied at the conservatories of Groningen and Enschede where he is now a teacher. He plays in the Nederlands Accordeon Ensemble and released a solo CD called 'Dutch Touch’ in 2008. Bart van Erk , double bass, studied at the Amsterdam Conservatory. He played with the Boy Edgar Big Band in the seventies and has also performed with jazz legends like Dexter Gordon, Don Cherry, John Engels and Wim Overgaauw. His orchestra Bert’s Breeze produced a CD called Deining.
The Drie Sterren Trio have played together since 2012 and have performed at various venues including the Noorderzon Festival.
For more information please see www.driesterrentrio.nl
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The church in Klein Wetsinge
The church in Klein Wetsinge is located between Sauwerd and Winsum and offers beautiful views of the Reitdiep Valley. The church was recently restored and renovated. It is run by Nicolaas and Inez Geenen, both born and bred in Groningen. They earned their spurs in Limburg where they managed a restaurant for twenty years. Whenever possible they work with traditional methods and organic products.