Co de Kloet interviews Steve Vai during The Steve Vai Festival, October 20-24, 2010. Steve debuted and performed new contemporary compositions which fuse rock music with orchestral sensibilities & arrangements as part of Vai’s “Evo Era,” a movement which merges the two genres. The performance features Steve with the Noord Nederlands Orkest (NNO) and also showcases Mike Keneally performing several Vai piano reductions. This interview was created and broadcast through De Oosterpoort en NTR Radio 6.
October 20-24th, 2010
August 4, 2010 – From the Desk of the NNO :
It has been 10 years since we started a unique festival in Groningen –the composer festival. Each year we organize an event that features an internationally acclaimed contemporary composer and this year The NNO, NPS Radio 6 and De Oosterpoort are proud to present world renowned composer and guitarist Steve Vai!
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