Skoulaman – Next Step in Evolution


Release data: Skoulaman – Next Step in Evolution CD/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Groove Unlimited, 2018 The progress I noted on Hans van Kroonenburg’s previous album “Andros Awakenings” has finally led to his first factory-pressed cd on a major Em-label: “Next Step in Evolution”. Next to a much more structured style and some hints of Vangelis, the Berlin School-based outcome is characterized by a pleasant openness along a…

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Skoulaman – Andros Awakenings


Release data: Skoulaman – Andros Awakenings CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2015 In the week after his live performance at UK’s Awakenings festival in October 2015, Hans van Kroonenburg (aka Skoulaman) worked very hard to have this album done for E-Live 2015, as he was offered to play there as well. “Andros Awakenings” contains the 50-minute set played in the UK, consisting of four sequenced, vibrant…

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Skoulaman – Dreaming of the Future reflecting the Past


Release data: Skoulaman – Dreaming of the Future reflecting the Past CD-R/DIGITAL DOWNLOAD, Private Release, 2014 The aftermath of leaving the Dutch Berliner School-trio AKS was a very hard and frustrating period for Hans “Skoulaman” van Kroonenburg. Most importantly, he had to make up his mind how to continue while not losing faith in what he was capable of and had acchieved until then. “Dreaming…

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Skoulaman – Synthesizer Mood


Release data: Skoulaman – Synthesizer Mood CD-R, Private Release, 2012 Skoulaman, aka Dutch synthesist Hans van Kroonenburg, is part of the Berliner School-trio AKS, that some might know from the fine concerts played at the upper room on E-Live 2012. AKS though was put to an end recently. Skoulaman’s motto (The power of a synthesizer is not to imitate but to create) had led to…

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