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Canto Ostinato at the 'Kingsday Concert'

On April 8 king Willem-Alexander and queen Maxima attended the concert to celebrate the king's birthday.

This 'Kingsday-concert' took place in the small concert hall of the Philarmonie in Haarlem. On the program was Canto Ostinato by Simeon ten Holt in a version for harp (Gwyneth Wentink), electronics (Wouter Snoei), and video (Arnout Hulskamp). They respond to each other with their instruments and the software is specially developed for this purpose.
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Viola Concerto by Hanna Kulenty

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A new Viola Concerto by Hanna Kulenty will be performed at March 5, 6 and 7. This new composition of 12' will be performed by ASKO|Schönberg and Slagwerk Den Haag, conducted by Etienne Siebens. The French Geneviève Strosser will be the soloist.

Also Scenes from an old memory box (2010) by Joey Roukens will be performed and new works by P.J. Wagemans and Klaas de Vries.

March 5 - De Doelen, Rotterdam
March 6 - Muziekgebouw aan 't IJ, Amsterdam
March 7 - Musis Sacrum, Arnhem
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World premieres you can't miss

Dutch Music celebrates several ear-catching premieres by well known orchestras.

February 1 - Reinbert de Leeuw
February 1 - Willem Boogman
February 7 - Simeon ten Holt
February 14 - Chiel Meijering
March 1 and 3 - Svitlana Azarova
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Improvements webshop

Donemus can now embed content from YouTube to each title. Send us your link from YouTube and the related title or publishing number and we can easily link it together.

See some examples in our webshop.
S. ten Holt - Canto Ostinato
W. Jeths - Flux/Reflux
J. Roukens - Out of Control
Ch. Meijering - Caixa da dolcos

When you order a work, you get the option to give the information about your concert in a form. We can announce your concert at our agenda at de the Donemus Facebook Page.

Concert Form NL
Concert Form EN
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Double Reed by Vanessa Lann

At the request of Sinfonia Rotterdam, the American/Dutch composer Vanessa Lann wrote a new composition for Bassoon player Bram van Sambeek and chamber orchestra.
At January 21 this composition will be premiered at De Doelen (Grote Zaal) in Rotterdam.

"It's a melodic, melancholic work. But not in the traditional way.


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