Tag Archives: Sofia Gubaidulina

Mathilde Wantenaar: Lush harmonies in new piece for Dutch Radio Choir

This season NTRZaterdagMatinee makes up for decades of neglecting female composers, featuring well-known names such as Kaija Saariaho and Unsuk Chin next to lesser-known composers such as Calliope Tsoupaki and Kate Whitley. On Saturday 23 March the Dutch Radio Choir … Continue reading

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Sofia Gubaidulina: ‘Artists must fight the trivializing tendencies in society’

Sofia Gubaidulina has become a real audience favourite in the Netherlands. She’s not only regularly featured by ensembles such as Asko|Schoenberg, but also by the Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra and in the broadcasting series of Radio4. The AVROTROS Vrijdagconcert presented the … Continue reading

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Between diapers & dishes – the (in)visibility of the female composer

Amsterdam, 8 March 2018. No chance to miss today is women’s day. The media are brimming with articles about the unequal pay for women and their still limited representation in prestigious positions. – In politics, the business world, universities and … Continue reading

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Holländer im Abgeordentenhaus: ‘Frauen wollen überwältigt werden’

Am 15. März stimmte ein beträchtlicher Teil der Holländer für Thierry Baudet, das Äquivalent von Grab ‘m by the pussy. Baudet meint: ‘Frauen wollen überwältigt werden’, trotzdem gewann er im Wahlkampf 2 Plätze im Abgeordnetenhaus. – Ein schwarzer Tag für die Emanzipation. Darum in … Continue reading

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