The First Dutch School in Boston

The school that I founded.


The Boston Association for Cabaret Artists

Dreamworld Productions

Wonderful studio/sound engineer, wizard, pianist Doug Hammer.

Rebecca Parris

Fantastic Jazz Singer, bringing standards

to real life with her unique lyrical interpretations,

and an awe-inspiring vocal teacher.

Louise‘s LINKS


Sonicbids EPK

JvA - Graphic Design & Illustration

My personal designer - Jan’s website.

(He wants you to know I made my own website ;-)


  1. BulletLouise Van Aarsen / vocals

  2. BulletRebecca Parris, Ted Davis / harmony vocals

  3. BulletClaudio Ragazzi / guitars

  4. BulletPeter Kontrimas / bass

  5. BulletOscar Stagnaro / bass

  6. BulletMike  Turk / harmonica

  7. BulletArnie Krakowsky / Saxophone

  8. BulletRuss Hoffmann / Piano, Keyboard

  9. BulletDoug Hammer / Piano

  10. BulletPaul McWilliams / Piano

  11. BulletJim Lattini / Drums

  12. BulletMike Ringquist / Percussion

  13. BulletEugene Friesen (Cello) and members of his Berklee World Strings: Rika Ikeda, Echae Kang, Maria Kowalski, and Drew Ricciardi

  14. BulletREBECCA PARRIS / Musical Production

Anne M Smaal Photography

Dutch Friend; South Shore photographer.


PBS Studios

Where remarkable recordist/bassist Peter Kontrimas

recorded and engineered Destiny.

Best sound and coffee!

Susan Wilson Photography

Boston-based photographer (Destiny cover photos).

Links I like

El Molino

A B&B treasure in Andalucia, run by a wonderful Dutch family.

Jazz Trio JazzTraffic

Dutch Jazz trio led by drummer Bob van Eekhout, jazz journalist and blogger at Bob’s Jazz Blog


Martijn Luttmer

My favorite Dutch Harmonica Player!

Women of Substance Radio On the roster of this radio Station, featuring “female label Artists, Indies and Unsigned artists alike, who deliver high quality music that speaks to the listener through vocal excellence, depth of character and emotion, and lyrics that leave a lasting impression”.