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finish my classical singing studies so that i can leave my engineer work forever.
Planting my own vegetables in the garden.
hum...to make short.
I have been working as engineer until 2010, then I create in 2011 with friends and family an NGO to help a school in Gossas (Senegal).
Now still working part-time as engineer, working as volunteer for our NGO, and studying classical singing in Trossingen (Germany)
I had a normal life. A good job, a nice flat, a car, friends...And then I notice, that I don't want this life, I just want to realise my dreams, and I only have one life for it...so I left for travelling. first to Canada, USA, and then Senegal.
Why I’m on Couchsurfing
Surf in Canada in the US and Belgium. Always good experiences.
Sports : volleyball, beach volleyball, hiking, mountain biking, motorbike.
Music : I start to play the violin again after 10 years break. learning the cello and the piano. But my main instrument is my voice. I'm now studying classical singing specialised in "Early Music"
Music, Movies, and Books
City of God, Into the wild, Reservoir Dogs, Inglorious Basterds, From Hell, 21 Grams, Big Fish, Babel, Schindler's List...and much more...
Classical, or more precisely western art music : especially from renaissance until romanticism: Allegri, Charpentier, Pergolesi, Bach, Handel Purcell, Vivaldi and so forth...
Otherwise almost everything except techno. Aimee Man, Tracy Chapman, Cats Stevens, Aventura.
Book : Of Mice and Men (Steinbeck) and a big Atlas
One Amazing Thing I’ve Done
Hiking in the Grand-Canyon
Swimming at midnight with fluorescent planktons in Senegal
Countries I’ve Visited
Belgium, Canada, Croatia, Estonia, Finland, France, Germany, Greece, Italy, Macedonia, Netherlands, Poland, Senegal, Slovenia, Spain, Sweden, United Kingdom, United States
Countries I’ve Lived In
Canada, France, Germany, Senegal