Here's a selection of projects I've been doing in the more or less recent years. In most of them I've been doing composing, arranging and/or recording. See more detailed info below the video gallery.
Demo movie featuring (online) session musician, composer-pianist, multi-instrumentalist, producer & studio recording engineer Joris Holtackers
(demo video made in 2013)
Dr. Else Bijker invited multi-instrumentalist/ composer Joris Holtackers for one afternoon to the lab at the Radboud university medical center in Nijmegen where she did research on malaria. This is what happened...
a traditional Japanese folk song depicting spring, the season of cherry blossoms.
Vocals by Mari Naruse, arrangement & production by Joris Holtackers
(melody & lyrics by Gerdy van der Graaf â€¢ accompaniment composed by Joris Holtackers)
video: Ruben Juch Productions
(a composition by Joris Holtackers)
at the Concertzender in 2009
Johan Olthof (violin), Carel den Hertog (violin), Saeko Oguma (alto violin), Sanne Bijker (cello), Joris Holtackers (piano) and Bart Soeters (bass)
latin-jazz piano composition by Joris
(video from 2007)