On Sunday 11 October 2015 Bert Louissen released his new album Cheerful goodbye. A period of personal and financial crisis (the blues) inspired him for this album. For the first time in his long musical career he wrote music and lyrics himself.
The album Cheerful goodbye was recorded and produced by Rene Kaaij, Seafront Music, The Hague, The Netherlands. Bert Louissen says about their cooperation: “1 + 1 is more than the sum of any number”. Bert and Rene play various instruments on the album, including autoharp and omnichord. Various singers and musicians have contributed to this album.
Read Berts own story about (the making of) the album Cheerful goodbye.