Music, YouTube

YouTube | Louis Armstrong – Nobody Knows The Trouble I’ve Seen (1962)

One of my favourite songs I heard for the first time when I was a little girl. There are different versions of the song, as in: more or less instruments. At some recordings you hear nearly a full band setting. This video of a live performance of Louis Armstrong, he is only accompanied by the… Continue reading YouTube | Louis Armstrong – Nobody Knows The Trouble I’ve Seen (1962)

Blog

Blog News #1

Welcome to the first blog news blog post in the new series on Sophie's Blog! In this blog post a recap of all recent published blog posts.And the second part of the blog news is about a weekly theme and some nice social posts I stumbled upon surrounding this theme. The socials are Instagram, Pinterest,… Continue reading Blog News #1

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YouTube | Saara Aalto – No Fear Dance Remix

Finnish singer songwriter Saara Aalto has written the song 'No Fear'. This video is pretty cool with live performance singing, dancing, costumes and the lights for the showcase. The lights setting reminds me of the video of Sam Sparro's 'Black and Gold' video. The 'No Fear Dance Remix' official music video is composed by Saara… Continue reading YouTube | Saara Aalto – No Fear Dance Remix

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YouTube | Saara Aalto and Teemu Roivanen – You Raise Me Up

Saara Aalto & Teemu Roivanen are both singer-songwriters with an incredible voice and they play the grande piano. More then ten years ago they became already friends and Teemu was the pianist in Saara's Band. Teemu Roivanen started his solo career with his first album, discography record, in 2015. A year after this video. Saara… Continue reading YouTube | Saara Aalto and Teemu Roivanen – You Raise Me Up

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YouTube | Saara Aalto – Let It Go – Multi-Language Version

This weekend I discovered musician Saara Aalto, a Finnish singer songwriter who competed back in 2016 in the British X Factor edition. Besides the covers she presented in the shows of X Factor United Kingdom, I also like this cover of Idina Menzel's 'Let It Go' from the film Frozen. She sings this cover with… Continue reading YouTube | Saara Aalto – Let It Go – Multi-Language Version

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YouTube | Saara Aalto – Chandelier

A weekend at home - scrolling left, right, up and down and a click here and there through YouTube - I stumbled upon this Finnish artist Saara Aalto. Up until this weekend I did not know her music nor her covers. The first video I stumbled upon was her first audition for XFactor in the… Continue reading YouTube | Saara Aalto – Chandelier

Blog, Events, YouTube

Life of an IT student | June 2019

The month of June where I studied a lot, accepted new challenges, graduation internship, driving, sports, a healthy lifestyle and the amazing golden jubilee of the Poetry International Festival 2019 in Rotterdam.

YouTube

YouTube | Karen Gibson and the Kingdom Choir – ‘Stand by Me’

This flawless performance is wow! Beautiful song with a lot of meaning! YouTube | Karen Gibson and the Kingdom Choir - 'Stand by Me' - The Royal Wedding - BBC. Enjoy watching!

Books

Life of an IT student | Media and Entertainment Management Books I

In my series of Life as an IT student I write monthly about my experience as a student in IT, studying 'Informatica' at the Rotterdam University of Applied Sciences. This is not my first nor the only study I studied. Before I started with this study in IT, I have studied for three years 'Media… Continue reading Life of an IT student | Media and Entertainment Management Books I

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YouTube | Celtic Woman – My Heart Will Go On

This video in the series of '1 Mic 1 Take' is amazing. It combines beautifully three different voices of the partly current and partly former Celtic Woman formation. Susan McFadden is a former team member. Máiréad Carlin, Éabha McMahon and the violinist Tara McNeill are forming together with newest member Megan Walsh the current Celtic… Continue reading YouTube | Celtic Woman – My Heart Will Go On