Son Rieu waves of criticism on delete shows by death to join the road
Pierre Rieu, son of and vice president at the company of André Rieu waves of criticism to the cancellation of shows due to the death of trombonist Ruud Merx (47) of the hand.
“It was said:” You let the human above the financial.” Very nice, but of course that’s just bullshit,” says Rieu against The Telegraph. “We were just all defeated and were to do nothing.”
Merx was earlier this month of a heart attack in Great Britain. In Maastricht, he died moments later. Rieu cancelled by the heart attack of Merx are performing in Nottingham. “Such a great loss we have never process. We go there also no roadmap, we have promised each other.”
André Rieu’s Johan Strauss Orchestra in January in the Ziggo Dome. Before the action takes place, the whole orchestra together. “So that first heavy blow not there on the stage is going to take place, but with us in the studio.”
“I think everyone understands it will have if here and there a crack in the voice or instrument, or a tear to be seen. That is inevitable, and also shows that we are human and that it all really is what’s on the stage is doing”, says Rieu.