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Northface Assault Bivvy Review

Northface is wellknown for the quality of its products. For a long distance hike in the Austrian Alpes I purchased four copies of the Northface Assault Bivvy, a bivvy bag with DryWall technology; waterproof and extremely breathable. A bivvy bag is a shell for your sleepingbag,...

Jig for Jules

A jig I wrote for my son Julian when he was born at april 27, 2005   X: 1 T: Jig for Jules C: Vincent Pompe van Meerdervoort R: jig M: 6/8 K: Dmaj |:F2A AFE|EDF A (3Bcd|ede fdA|(3Bcd B AFE| |F2A AFE|EDF A (3Bcd|efg fed|BAF E3:|] |:e3ede | fed (3Bcd B|ABd ede|faf edB| |e3ede |...

The Andersom Jig

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]A jig I wrote for my band Tobermore. With the proper accompaniment and intonation this can be a haunting jig! X: 1 T: The Andersom Jig C: Vincent Pompe van Meerdervoort - 2014 R: jig M: 6/8 K: Dmaj |:DdD ADd|GAB AFD|dDA DdF|EFG ABc|dDd AdF|GAB Ade|fed BdB|1AdB AFE:|2AFE DFA|| |:dBg B fB|eAf AeA|dcB...

My grief

The color of this season is deep, deep red. Open your eyes, look around! Everywhere...

Sesshin and Ango

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text]Tomorrow I'm leaving again for Sesshin. Six days of meditation in the tranquil surroundings of convent-village Steyl, from 6 in the morning to 3 at night in periods of 40 minutes, with breaks only for breakfast, lunch and dinner.  The first time I went, I...