In the magazine ‘Listen’, the edition of April 2019 is a beautiful story about the emergence of the Naarden International Piano Festival. The text is by Paul Jansen and the photos are by Sarah sages Beek, Ronald Knapp and Hans van Ommeren.
With the NAARDEN INTERNATIONAL PIANO FESTIVAL, which this year takes place for the first time in Naarden-Vesting, pianist and artistic director Nino Gvetadze and the Robert F.W. Bruinsma Foundation want to help young pianists on their way to the beginning of their careers. The great pianist Alfred Brendel found the idea important enough to make a contribution as well. Hankie Bruinsma Verbrugh, President of the Foundation, and Gvetadze on the emergence of the festival.
From the article.