Reminiscence EP out soon!

coverThe short album Reminiscence will be out soon on iTunes, Magnatune, Spotify and other digital channels! It’s an album with five short guitar tracks and got a glowing review in the Dutch magazine Muziekwereld:

In his playing, Emiel Stöpler incorporates miniaturistic details, dramatic arpeggios and dreamy soundscapes on six strings, at a very high performance level. The recording is crystal clear, lets you hear every detail with an exuberant performance.


Portrait Emiel StöplerAfter trying the drums and the clarinet, I was enraptured by classical guitar at the age of seventeen. I immediately began to compose in a filmic style, inspired on classical music, jazz and pop, for various instrumentations, ranging from acoustic to electronic.

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Video of The City Awakens by the NAME

Recently, the NAME (New American Mandolin Ensemble) performed my piece The City Awakens in the Baptist Church in Steenwijk, The Netherlands. We were able to shoot a good video of this memorable event:

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