Today's events

Sunday, 25 September 2022. 11:00 - 13:00

Niek Idelenburg: Brieven aan Mondriaan

Piet Mondrian wrote 22 letters to Willy Wentholt, a French language teacher from Amsterdam with whom he had a five-year flashback relationship. More than most other letters, these contain details about the artist's emotional life. In addition, these letters are important as an account of Mondrian's second period as an artist in Paris, shortly after […]

Amersfoort, Theater de Veerensmederij

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Amersfoort, Theater de Veerensmederij
Soesterweg 330, Amersfoort

Sunday, 25 September 2022. 16:30 - 17:30

Darvishi: Never Belonged &
 Tsoupaki: Penelope

They have waited long enough Three female composers give voice to three mythical women who are now – finally – allowed to tell their story. On the initiative of Wonderfeel (in co-production with Lunalia, Antwerp Liedfest, Oranjewoud Festival, November Music & Mittelfest), Annelies van Parys, Aftab Darvishi and Calliope Tsoupaki create new, contemporary sounds for […]

Amersfoort, Sint Aegtenkapel

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Amersfoort, Sint Aegtenkapel

Sunday, 25 September 2022. 11:00 - 24:00

Niek Idelenburg: Letters to Mondriaan

Festival Septemer Me: Brieven aan Mondriaan Holland Opera, Muzieksmederij A song cycle of fictional letters to Piet Mondriaan, inspired by the correspondence between Piet Mondriaan and Willy Wentholt. Piet Mondriaan wrote 22 letters to Willy Wentholt, a French language teacher from Amsterdam with whom he had an on-again, off-again relationship for five years. More than […]

Amersfoort, Flint Theater

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Amersfoort, Flint Theater
Coninckstraat 60, 3811 WK Amersfoort

Sunday, 25 September 2022. 15:30 - 18:00

Edward Top by NAC Orchestra

What do Vivaldi, R. Murray Schafer, and Greta Thunberg have in common? They prompt us to listen to our environment and reflect on our role here on earth. Join Principal Youth Conductor and Creative Partner Daniel Bartholomew-Poyser, the NAC Orchestra, and influential leaders and artists from across Canada as they celebrate the art and importance […]

Location

Ottawa, National Arts Center
1 Elgin Street, Ottawa, Canada

Coming up in the next two weeks

Tuesday, 27 September 2022. 14:00 - 17:00

Ernst Spyckerelle’s arrangements for Intercontinental Ensemble

The Intercontinental Ensemble consists of nine players from all over the world. Their specialty: editing symphonies or piano concertos for smaller ensembles. Well-known works reveal the smallest details and thus acquire an intimate character. Nicolas van Poucke, descendant of a talented family The Van Poucke family is blessed with a joyous amount of talent.

Utrecht, TivoliVredenburg

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Utrecht, TivoliVredenburg
Vredenburgkade 11, 3511 WC Utrecht

Wednesday, 28 September 2022. 19:30 - 21:30

Louis Andriessen: Workers Union

Budapest Festival Orchestra with Maestro Iván Fischer give a tournee of six concerts in Bonn, Amsterdam, Hamburg, Budapest and Bratislava with Louis Andriessen’s Workers Union on the program. Program: Andriessen: Workers Union Ligeti: Mysteries of the Macabre – soloist: Anna Lena Elbert Beethoven: Sinfony No.

Bratislava, Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Slovak Republic

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Bratislava, Slovak Philharmonic Hall, Slovak Republic
Námestie Eugena Suchoňa 100/1, 816 01 Bratislava, Slowakije, Slovak Republic

Saturday, 1 October 2022. 19:30 - 21:00

Wilma Pistorius at CoMA Maastricht

 IKaggen (for Open Score ensemble) by Wilma Pistorius will be performed by an ensemble of CoMA Maastricht, in the final of the composition competition. IKaggen is a piece about ease and lightness, and also about mischief. It is named after a folk hero and creator god from the cosmology of the IXam people of Southern Africa.

Maastricht, Conservatorium

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Maastricht, Conservatorium
Bonnefantenstraat 15, 6211 KL Maastricht

Saturday, 1 October 2022. 20:00 - 22:00

Maxim Shalygin: While combing your hair

Welcome Peter Dijkstra! The new artistic director is well known to the BR Choir, as he held this office from 2005 to 2016. For his »second debut«, the versatile Dutch conductor has placed the great hymn to freedom by Francis Poulenc on the moving Résistance poem by Paul Éluard at the center of the programme.

München, Prinzregententheater

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München, Prinzregententheater
Prinzregentenpl. 12, 81675 München, Germany

Sunday, 2 October 2022. 16:00 - 17:00

Kees Arntzen Lustrum Concert

De Uren (Hours) for violin and organ; Hours; world Premiere and other works by Kees Arntzen Jo van Beusekom - Organ, en Arwen Bouw - Violin  

Olympiaweg 14, 1076 VX Amsterdam

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Olympiaweg 14, 1076 VX Amsterdam
Olypmiaweg 14, Amstserdam

Sunday, 2 October 2022. 14:15 - 16:00

Simeon ten Holt: Canto Ostinato (version for organ and saxophone)

The Orgelpark asked Aart Bergwerff to present an interpretation of Simeon ten Holt's Canto Ostinato, which also includes an instrument other than the organ.

Amsterdam, Orgelpark

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Amsterdam, Orgelpark
Gerard Brandtstraat 28, 1054 JK Amsterdam

Sunday, 2 October 2022. 11:00 - 13:00

Ernst Spyckerelle’s arrangements for Intercontinental Ensemble

You could think of the Intercontinental Ensemble as a pocket-sized symphony orchestra. With creative arrangements, the nine young musicians make great programs small, but they bring the energy of an entire orchestra, or even a little extra.

Rotterdam, De Doelen

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Rotterdam, De Doelen
Schouwburgplein 50, 3012 CL Rotterdam

Sunday, 2 October 2022. 20:00 - 21:30

Canto Ostinato by Kees Wiersinga

The KCB (Kunstenaars Centrum Bregen) is celebrating its 75th anniversary with a major exhibition in Kranenburgh. In addition, there is an extensive program full of music, poetry, film, guided tours and numerous educational activities.

Bergen, Museum Kranenburgh

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Bergen, Museum Kranenburgh
Hoflaan 26, Bergen

Monday, 3 October 2022. 18:00 - 21:00

Jacob Ter Veldhuis: Tallahatchie Concerto

30 Jahre Kammerphilharmonie - Festkonzert I Jacob Ter Veldhuis: "Tallahatchie"-Konzert für Saxophon und Orchester   Johannes Brahms:  Sinfonie Nr. 2 D-Dur op.

Ravensburg, Ev. Stadtkirche, Germany

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Ravensburg, Ev. Stadtkirche, Germany
Marienpl. 5, 88212 Ravensburg, Germany

Friday, 7 October 2022. 20:15 - 22:30

Ernst Spyckerelle’s arrangement for Intercontinental Ensemble

The Intercontinental Ensemble was founded in 2012 in Amsterdam. The young members come from all kinds of countries on the different continents. The ensemble focuses on playing original nonet repertoire as well as creating and playing home-made arrangements. On this evening the musicians will bring along the soprano Channa Malkin.

Breda, Nieuwe Veste

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Breda, Nieuwe Veste
Molenstraat 6, 4811 GS Breda

Saturday, 8 October 2022. 17:00 - 19:00

Simeon ten Holt: Canto Ostinato

Lying down and listening to the Canto Ostinato or classics by Einaudi, Yiruma and Tiersen after a day of Burgundian Maastricht. On the famous Vrijthof square, you will find the equally famous pink tower of St. John’s. Pianist Jeroen van Veen will take you on a tour of this special fine church.

Maastricht, Sint-Janskerk

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Maastricht, Sint-Janskerk
Vrijthof 24, 6211 LD Maastricht

Saturday, 8 October 2022. 19:30 - 21:30

Petra Strahovnik: Healing

ORF festival Musikprotokoll and Ensemble Modern have commissioned a new piece for Petra Strahovnik.

Graz, MUMUTH house for music and musictheater, Austria

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Graz, MUMUTH house for music and musictheater, Austria
Lichtenfelsgasse 14, 8010 Graz, Austria

Saturday, 8 October 2022. 20:30 - 22:30

Canto Ostinato in Festival Beroert

The 'Canto Ostinato' by Simeon Ten Holt, say the Dutch Wim Mertens, is more than a piece of music, it is a hypnotic experience. The work composed between 1973 and 1979 is the Netherlands' most celebrated contribution to minimal music.

Tongeren, OLV-Basiliek, Belgium

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Tongeren, OLV-Basiliek, Belgium
Onze-Lieve-Vrouwestraat 6, 3700 Tongeren, Belgium
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