Season 2015-2016 past concerts

25 october 2015: PASCAL MEYER, piano – RACHEL XI ZHANG and LAURENT WARNIER, ” Joint Percussion Duo”.

 

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Reprise of the Project of Strings (27 April 2014), invented by sound artist Hans van Koolwijk, piano restorer Jan van der Sangen and composer Igor Iofe.

Performed by: Trioduo: Lara Diamand – Soprano, Klaasje Nieuwhof – (alt)flute, Georgina Collington – piano and 5 string players. With new compositions by Martijn Padding and Maud Sauer

Concert starts 15.00 pm. Entrance fee: € 17,50 / € 12,50 (reduction: 65+, “stadspas”, student, CJP, our ‘kortingsbon’ flyer ToetsDesTijds).

ToetsdestijdsTrioduo

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Reprise of the Project of Strings (27 April 2014), invented by sound artist Hans van Koolwijk, piano restorer Jan van der Sangen and composer Igor Iofe.

Performed by: Trioduo: Lara Diamand – Soprano, Klaasje Nieuwhof – (alt)flute, Georgina Collington – piano and 5 string players. With new compositions by Martijn Padding and Maud Sauer

Concert starts 15.00 pm. Entrance fee: € 17,50 / € 12,50 (reduction: 65+, “stadspas”, student, CJP, our ‘kortingsbon’ flyer ToetsDesTijds).

ToetsdestijdsTrioduo

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Reprise of the Project of Strings (27 April 2014), invented by sound artist Hans van Koolwijk, piano restorer Jan van der Sangen and composer Igor Iofe.

Performed by: Trioduo: Lara Diamand – Soprano, Klaasje Nieuwhof – (alt)flute, Georgina Collington – piano and 5 string players. With new compositions by Martijn Padding and Maud Sauer

Concert starts 15.00 pm. Entrance fee: € 17,50 / € 12,50 (reduction: 65+, “stadspas”, student, CJP, our ‘kortingsbon’ flyer ToetsDesTijds).

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from young composers:  Igor Iofe, Yu Oda and John Psathas . Arrangements of Frank Zappa, Pat Metheny en Radiohead.

29 november 2015: SHUANN CHAI & KEIKO SHICHIJO: fortepiano quatre mains.

Een  ” Schubertiade ”  met onder meer ‘Der Tod und das Mädchen’, in een briljant arrangement voor quatre mains van Karl Ulrich (eind 19e eeuw).

 

31 januari 2016: Bernard Loonen tenor, Maarten Hillenius, piano

Programma van Engelse liederen met componisten door de eeuwen heen: Benjamin Britten’s ’ Winter Words’ . Verder liederen van : Purcell, Vaughan Williams en andere Engelse componisten.

 

21 February 2016 JANOS PALOYTAI – piano

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Pianorecital by a young Hungarian artist who has already performed several times in our previous series.

Compositions from:
THOMAS ADÈS : 3 Mazurkas .
BÉLA BÁRTOK: Scherzo oder Fantasie BB 11 – Petite Suite Sz 105 – Suite opus 13 or : Rondos Sz 84.
ALEXANDER SCRIABIN: a selection of early Préludes – Poème Nocturne  opus 61 – selection of Mazurkas  (opus 3 and 25) – Sonata  5 .
LEOŠ JANÁCEK: ‘On an overgrown path’ (selection) – Three Burlesques opus 8c.

 

20 march 2016  MARK TOXOPEUS & wind instrument players from the Conservatorium Amsterdam

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An  ” ALL-HINDEMITH” program: his SONATAS for: Trombone & Piano / Bassoon & Piano / Horn & Piano / Trumpet & Piano / Bastuba & Piano and the’ Kleine Kammermusik’  opus 24 no. 2 .

 

 

 17 APRIL 2016 JAN BROKKEN

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JAN BROKKEN, writer and tonight’s speaker – GUSTAVO CORRALES ROMERO, well known pianist from CUBA.

A lecture, similar to the performance that we organised 10 years ago. Central theme: Brokken’s then recently published book Why 11 Antilleans kneeled before the heart of Chopin, which describes the rich piano tradition on the island of Curaçao and the Caribbean, linked with Chopin and the African roots of rhythm & dance.

Gustavo Corrales Romero will play classical & modern compositions of Caribbean composers, as described in this most prominent book about that topic.

15TH OF MAY 2016: FINAL CONCERT OF THE COMPOSERS’ FESTIVAL OF AMSTERDAM CONSERVATORY

As has become already tradition, the final concert of the COMPOSERS’ FESTIVAL will be performed in our TOETS DES TIJDS – CONCERTSERIES 

DATE: SUNDAY 15th OF MAY, AT 15.00

PROGRAM:

TIJMEN VAN TOL: The Creative Process (6′ – for violin and piano)
BORIS BEZEMER: Chant (18′ – for three piano’s)
MARCELO CHACUR POLITANO: Open Score 1 (5′ – for six musicians)
INTERMISSION
BORIS BEZEMER: Mobile (11′ – for electronics)
SIYING LI: Parcels (5′ – for three recorders and piano)
MARCELO CHACUR POLITANO: Wind Spell (6′ – for piano)
CARMEN CLAIRE: I won’t go back (5′ – for voice and electronics)

Information about the performances previous to this final concert