National Orchestra of Belgium

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Oct 20, 2015, 23:10

Pour la culture!!!



Oct 21, 2015, 07:11

As a professional musician I understand the importance of keeping musical culture alive!!!



Oct 21, 2015, 08:57

Without culture, this world would be sad sad place. To keep culture on a high level we need to give orchestra's the freedom and security to create their own identity and provide the musicians with an ideal environment so they can shine.



Oct 21, 2015, 10:49

without art and music we have no culture, without culture we lose our humanity



Oct 21, 2015, 11:08

Parce que la culture est aussi importante que le reste !



Oct 21, 2015, 11:29

I think a country should have a national orchestra. The NBO is very good!



Oct 21, 2015, 12:58

It is extremely easy to destroy an orchestra. But it is extremely difficult to re-establish it, when it turns out that the liquidation was a failure!



Oct 21, 2015, 13:03

I think that Belgium is a wonderful and colorful country with a great cultural old tradition, which should be protected also for keeping the society healthy and productive.



Oct 21, 2015, 13:36

Orchestras are unique in our world, and every orchestra has its own special qualities. Classical music is one of the most extraordinary art forms of our race and the number of exponents should be expanding to improve our existence, not diminshing!



Oct 21, 2015, 13:58

The city of Brussels needs to have a musical culture and it is of course in promoting all musicals institutions ; how to be the center of Europe without a national orchestra. Think of Churchill who said "why to fight if it is not to protect our culture"


Oct 21, 2015, 15:51

Why is it important invest in culture? Because: Culture is the memory of the people, the collective consciousness of the historical continuity in the way of thinking and living!!



Oct 21, 2015, 16:45

I'm a big music and culture lover and I hate to see the arts being threatened in any way



Oct 21, 2015, 17:05

Les orchestres sont le poumon d'une ville et il faut deux poumons pour mieux respirer!



Oct 21, 2015, 18:48

I am an argentinian violinist now in argentina but was living six years in Gent, Belgium,at the koninklijk conservatorium

Had many times the opportunity to hear.the national orchestra..hope the politicians will find a.solution
Is such a.great orchestra with amazing musicians
.julieta from argentina



Oct 21, 2015, 18:59

Because big orchestras are very important in playing the great symphonic works of our most loved composers. They enrich our lives enormously as well as providing a base of excellence in teaching, musicianship and employment.



Oct 21, 2015, 19:51

Because it is an evidence that the Belgian national Orchestra
should remain. Otherwise a big part of music, classical music, would be eliminated, and that music is the most precious one for
our actual human culture.



Oct 21, 2015, 20:02

Today for you and tomorrow for me. All need be helped in any moment



Oct 21, 2015, 20:47

Because music and generaly culture is the best representativ of a country.



Oct 21, 2015, 22:36

Get the money where it really is. Not from culture. This is lazy and cowardly politics: to choose the easy victims to rob. Shame on Belgium.



Oct 22, 2015, 00:05

Orchestral music educates the world.



Oct 22, 2015, 00:07

It would be a shame to lose the value of a national orchestra.



Oct 22, 2015, 00:24

As the son of a Belgian mother, and a graduate of the Juilliard School I grew up listening to this orchestra. Europe must keep its national treasures and this orchestra in my opinion is such a treasure. The amount of money the government will save is so little as to be ludicrous to spend time talking about it. Research shows that the arts generate indirectly far more money for the financial environment then the sports ever will.



Oct 22, 2015, 07:03

Good luck!



Oct 22, 2015, 07:38

I wish all the best...Be strong...



Oct 22, 2015, 13:04

One day when all cultural heritage has been cut out of the national budgets all over Europe, then the economy might be good again. And for what reason? Opposite economy and infrastructure cultural heritage is something which cannot be restored once it is gone.

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