Sony/BMG 2008 Mathilde Santing & the Spirit of Volunteering. With guests: Magogo Sting Orchestra en the Netherlands Flute Orchestra. Recorded and mixed by Martijn Groeneveld en John Tilly. Produced by the team of volunteers.

The Spirit of Volunteering:

Lené te Voortwis bass

Haye Jellema drums

Jac Bico guitar

Cok van Vuuren guitar

Simon Gitsels keys & backing vocals

Torsten Kindermann backing vocals

Noortje Fassaert backing vocals


All basic tracks, some of Mathilde's vocals, backing vocals & trumpet recorded by Martijn Groeneveld at Mailmen Studio Utrecht

Lead vocals, grand piano & brass recorded by John Tilly at Studio The Bakery, Vleuten

Strings & flutes recorded by John Tilly at E-Sound Studio, Weesp

Produced by the team of volunteers Mathilde Santing - Martijn Groeneveld - John Tilly - Simon Gitsels

Arrangements by the team

Strings & flutes arranged by Sebastiaan Koolhoven

Brass arranged by Jan van Duikeren

All tracks mixed by Martijn Groeneveld at Mailmen Studio, Utrecht except Wheel, Maggie May, All blues and Ghosts

Mixed by John Tilly at Studio The Bakery, Vleuten

Mastered by Alan Ward at Electric City

Photography by Stephanie Pistels

Hair and make-up Ingrid van Wakeren

Styling Nick Voss

Production Juliette Jaspers

Assistant Hicham Louazna

Sleeve design by Bart Oosterhoorn


Tourposter photography by Pamela Camhe,

A MxxxSanting Production

Thank you

Thanks: Leo & Nelleke Koster at Studio The Bakery

webmaster Martin Olde Benneker,

My agent Jan Zandhuis,

Thanks for helping me find songs

Jorge Caryevschi

Emma Duchhart

Simon Gitsels

Rick van Schooten

Lené te Voortwis

Vincent Wijers

This album is dedicated to my mother, Grietje

01 Stitched up
02 Sweat tears
03 Wheel
04 All in love is fair
05 Only heart
06 Going to a town
07 All blues
08 Black horse and the cherry tree
09 Supply and demand
10 Maggie May
11 Shadow on the wall
12 Ghosts