Tag Archives: Nederlands Kamerkoor

Reinbert de Leeuw en Via crucis van Liszt: een levenslange fascinatie

In 1986 won hij een Edison voor zijn opname van Via crucis met het Nederlands Kamerkoor, gedirigeerd vanaf de piano. In 2013 zette hij de versie voor piano solo op cd, die eveneens bekroond werd met een Edison. Deze maand … Continue reading

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Peter Dijkstra: ‘Glass was as groundbreaking as Harnoncourt’

Philip Glass (1937) is popular around the world and has a big following in the Netherlands, too. His 80th birthday is celebrated by many organisations and ensembles. Last week the Noord Nederlands Orkest dedicated two very successful concerts to his … Continue reading

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Composer Lera Auerbach on 72 Angels: ‘The sounds decide’

Since the Russian-American Lera Auerbach (Chelyabinsk, 1973) made her debut in Carnegie Hall in 2002, her career has soared. She played her own Suite for piano, violin and orchestra with Gidon Kremer and his Kremerata Baltica, and performed in prestigious … Continue reading

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