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Muurv 06:51
Tsjilland 07:54
Waarbekkasin 07:32
Skiermunk 08:10
Hettekobbe 08:06
Skjeggfugl 05:40



Note : DVD : only available for the physicals copies, it's not included in the digital purchase.

Date : 08.01.18
Map Point : eilean 36
Color : white/grey
Season : winter
Duration : 44.12 mn
Edition (x 1 Disc + x 1 Dvd) : limited to 225 copies


Ljerke is :

Romke Kleefstra – guitar, effects
Sytze Pruiksma – percussion, dulcimer and guitar with effects
Alexander Rishaug – electronics
Hilde Marie Holsen – trumpet and effects
Michael Francis Duch - contrabass
Jan Kleefstra – poetry, voice
Marco Douma – video
Haraldur Karlsson – video

Ljerke is a multidisciplinary live project which took form in the Frisian landscape as as source of inspiration. The project includes some music artists from Netherlands (Romke Kleefstra, Jan Kleefstra, Sytze Pruiksma) and Norway (Alexander Rishaug, Hilde Marie Holsen, Michael Duch) completed with the video artists Marco Douma (NL) and Haraldur Karlsson from Iceland. A new project of live impro music, poetry and film, in the same context of former projects as Seeljocht (Piiptsjilling) and Skeylja (The Alvaret Ensemble).
It’s their first album studio.



VIDEO : www.vimeo.com/249173523



released January 8, 2018

Recorded by Jan Switters at the Landscape studio te Gauw 7/8 november 2016

Mixed and edited by Rutger Zuydervelt
Mastered by Lasse Marhaug
Artwork by Marco Douma
Inside Photography by Mathias Van Eecloo
Design by Rémi Verdier

English translations poems copyright Willem Groenewegen

"Thanks to: Paul Giesen and the Popfabryk in Leeuwarden, Theater De Lawei in Drachten, Royal Norwegian Embassy in The Hague, Norsk Jazzforum, Jan Switters "


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the label is based on a map with 100 points. each point is associated to a number. each number to a release.
Since the first point, in April 2014, the project has been closed in December 2019 with the 100 points.
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