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January 15, 2017, 11.00 | Ensemble SCALA | Blast from the past | S.Hall

Under the title 'Blast from the past' Ensemble SCALA performes several compositions from its short history. There will be musical highlights from the repertoire, all specifically written for the ensemble, which includes Na by Gijsbrecht Roijé, 3 pezzi molto simili by Lucio Garau, Gallium by Sander Germanus, In the Blink of an Eye by Danny de Graan and Unruh by Joachim Schneider. A glorious overview concert with a focus on the past six eventful years of Ensemble SCALA. Order tickets at the box office of the Muziekgebouw. Read  more here.
Sunday December 4, 2016, 11.00 |
Small Hall | From here to Tokyo |


Among the many special Japanese instruments there is the beautiful shakuhachi flute. A major Dutch virtuoso on this instrument is the famous flutist Harrie Starreveld,who is affiliated with the conservatories of Amsterdam and Bremen. Ere Lievonen, organist of the Fokker organ, will accompany Starreveld. During this concert works of composers based here in the Netherlands and in Tokyo (Japan) will be performed. In other words, sonorous instruments in a colorful concert! You can order tickets at the box office of the Muziekgebouw. Read more about this concert.




Call for scores!
The Huygens-Fokker Foundation is seeking new works for Fokker organ (31-tone organ), composed for performer or for laptop, controlling the instrument through MIDI. A combination of the Fokker organ and the Carrillo-piano is also possible (check the corresponding tones here). Submitted compositions will be evaluated on playability and quality before considering a possible performance during our next Fokker organ concert series.

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