August 4, 2919.“Laat de Leeuw” talkshow from 1999.We are very happy that Vicki Hogue found a wonderful “golden Oldie” for us. Thank you Vicki! This show was broadcast on Dutch TV exactly twenty years ago, just after André had celebrated his 50th birthday. This year he will celebrate his 70th birthday, looking good as ever!Click on the picture to watch this video.
August 4th 2019.On the occasion of André’s 70th birthday two days, only in cinemas!!!A documentary named “André Rieu, 70 years young”.Only two days!! The poster says Saturday 4th January 2020 at 7PM and Sunday 5th January 2020 at 3PM.In the cinemas in the Netherlands, the film is advertised on Saturday 18th January 2020 at 7 PM and Sunday 19th January 2020 at 3 PM.Contact www.andreincinemas.com or your local cinema. Tickets are already on sale.From the newspaper: Charlotte Hawkins welcomes cinema audiences from around the world to André’s castle in Maastricht for a birthday celebration. During the party André is talking about his life and music. It’s been an incredible journey: from growing up in a musical family, his church choir days, his marriage to Marjorie, the Salon Orchestra, forming the Johann Strauss Orchestra, the breakaway success of the Second Waltz and his record breaking world tours.
In this exclusive cinema event we discover how his life and experiences are reflected in his breathtaking concerts. This unique anniversary event will take you on an unbelievable journey around the world to André Rieu’s most amazing concert locations.
September 8, 2019.To promote André’s new“Birthday Tour 2020” to Germany, the German TV broadcasted a few interviews.1. Riverboat by MDR2. André shows his castle, by RTL.Click on the picture to watch the programs.
August 20, 2019.Another Golden Oldie.Talk show Karel van de Graaf, from 1995. One year after André’s break through in the Netherlands, he was invited as a guest inKarel van de Graaf’s talk show.Click on the picture to watch the video.
September 14, 2019.Something special happened in the Bogotá concert of September 13th. André performed for the first time in Colombia four concerts, on September 12,13,14,15, 2019.For the first time in 30 years there was a serious sound problem and André had to stop the concert.Click on the picture to read what happened.
September 22, 2019.Another Golden Oldiesent to us by Francisco Morales from Spain.The video is from 1999, the celebration of the Millennium on Spanish TV.Click on the picture.
September 24, 2019.André was in Vienna for promotional recordings for his newest album: “Happy Days”.Click on the picture to watchinterviews on two Dutch TV programs: RTL Boulevard and SBS 6 Shownieuws.
The first of October 2019.
October 3, 2019.Dutch newspapers published articles about André Rieu on the occasion of his 70th birthday.Click on the picture to read themas posted on the Harmony Parlor website.Long shall he live…. and play….English translation by Ineke and John.