Neoclassical at Plataan
He was inspired by a personal superhero: his father. Pieter de Graaf has always been torn between the classics and classical. Another role he plays is as one of the mainstays of talent factory Kytopia. His career as neoclassical composer and pianist took off with his first solo project Fermata. Soft sounds on a stage surrounded by plane trees, that's the dream.
“Nothing wrong with the Aphex Twins and Thom Yorkes of this world, who appeal to the rational and after some deliberation are pronounced best of the test, but there are also artists who choose the romantic approach, aiming full for feelings, and thus making a greater mark. Pieter de Graaf is an artist in the latter category.”