Archive | August 20, 2012

Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands Attends a Concert.

On Monday, August 20, 2012, Her Majesty Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands was at the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam to attend the European Youth Orchestra (EYO) concert.

According to RVD, the EYO was founded in “… 1978 to promote cultural cooperation, unity and friendship among young European.  The EYO offers young talented musicians the chance to work with famous conductors…”  

This evening concert was conducted by Mr. Gianandrea Noseda with guest soloist, Mr. Garrick Ohlsson.

His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh Leaves the Hospital. (VIDEOS)

On Monday, August 20, 2012, His Royal Highness The Duke of Edinburgh was released from the  Aberdeen Royal Infirmary in Scotland.  The 91-year-old duke was admitted to the hospital last Wednesday as a “…precautionary measure after a recurrence of a bladder infection…” according to the Deputy Press Secretary to Her Majesty The Queen.

Click here and here to watch videos as well as to read an article from the Telegraph newspaper.