Encounter at Teatro Valle

A film about Ernst Reijseger’s participation at benefit concerts to save the music theater ‘Teatro Valle Occupato’ in Rome. Built in 1726, Teatro Valle, the oldest working theater in Rome, was shut down in 2010 as part of the Italian government’s budget cuts. For two years now it has been occupied by protesters who fight…

Encounters On Tour :: Reijseger Fraanje Sylla

‘Encounters on Tour’ is the follow up film to ‘Encounters at Cello Bienalle’ by Myles O’Reilly featuring Ernst Reijseger and music of Trio Reijseger Fraanje Sylla. ” In 2009 I first watched the film by Werner Herzog ‘Wild Blue Yonder’ and for the first time heard a film score composed by cellist Ernst Reijseger. Ernst…

Encounter at the Cello Biënnale

A Film by Myles O’Reilly featuring Ernst Reijseger and music of Trio Reijseger Fraanje Sylla. In 2009 I first watched the film by Werner Herzog ‘Wild Blue Yonder’ and for the first time heard a film score composed by cellist Ernst Reijseger. Ernst is the most Dutch of cellists. He embodies the range of his…