March 13, 2015.Introduction to the 10 part road soap seriesbroadcast on Dutch TV as from Friday March 13, 2015.Interview by Ivo Niehe.Click on the video below to watch the interview by Ivo Niehe.English subtitles added.
Episode 2On the road (March 20, 2015)See André’s and the JSO travelling all over the world. Scenes from Vienna, Istanbul and Buenos Aires and astonishing performances of Kimmy Skota.
Episode 3This episode (March 27, 2015) is about World War II (1940-1945), the veterans and André's visit to Dame Vera Lynn, the former "sweetheart of the forces". Dame Vera Lynn passed away at the age of 103 on June 18, 2020.
Episode 4.Why is André laughing? Well, he is in Vienna, the City of the Waltz. Here he is standing in the gardens of the Schönbrunn Palace. This 4th episode shows scenes of the wonderful DVDs he recorded there.
Episode 5.This episode is about the preparations for the Maastricht 2013 concert: “André Rieu and friends”, with Jermaine Jackson and Trini Lopez.
Episode 6.Dress to impress! All about the wonderful costumes and gowns for the performances.
Episode 7.Viva Mexico! Images from the concert in Mexico City in 2013 and an outrageous audience!
Episode 8Down Under. See André’s adventures in Australia.
Episode 9.The highlight in André’s career: André was requested to lead the King’s ball in Amsterdam on April 30th 2013, the day that King Willem-Alexander was inaugurated as the new King of the Netherlands.
Episode 10. This first episode is dedicated to the Maastricht concerts, interviews with André, the mayor of Maastricht, and several orchestra members. Highlight is the performance of the Josti band, the only orchestra in the world consisting of mentally challenged people. In the 2005 concert the unforgettable Benny Neyman.
Timelapse made by Al Girard of the British buses arriving in Maastricht.(Episode 1)