October 1st, 2021.Congratulations, dear Maestro, on your 72nd birthday. We hope that the corona pandemic has gone now and that you can continue your worldwide successful concerts.Love from your fans,all across the world.
October 1st 2021: Gary Bennett on Facebook:Today we celebrated Andre's birthday at the studio during rehearsals. André baked and formed this delicious tower extra for us and I managed to get a photo of it with Andre before it disappeared.
October 1st 2021.Bela Mavrak on Facebook:A very special rehearsal in the studio today.... Happy birthday, André!
Photos onAndré’s Facebook account.
André amazes us every time with his baking skills. Here he baked 320 cream puffs for the entire orchestra on the occasion of his birthday. He kept the apron from his participation in the TV program “The Dutch Bake Off”.Click HERE to watch it again. It is on our website under previous items February 2021.
New flute player: Maja Jasinska.
Christina Petrou, soprano.
Such a tower of cream puffs is called a FrenchCroquembouche.