Of course, it takes Italians to make this poetic statement about the Netherlands, the headline of this article. The old Italian saying refers to the carillon that signals time in public spaces. Typical tradition of the Low Countries. Since the fourteenth century. Nice and practical, of course, because then the whole city knows what time it is. Does everyone hear hits from the seventeenth century anno 2020. Because melodies from the music collection Der Fluyten Lusthof by Jacob van Eyck (blind, carillonneur and recorder player) sound...
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