Dive into Gaudeamus muziekweek 2020
In this online sound playground, open 24/7, you will find a selection of 20 interactive works that are especially written for listening, manipulating and/or playing online.Watch again!
A remarkable piece of music from love of the night. Two artists from different corners of the world, another compass point. In what way will they understand each other? How can the intangible desire to create in collectivity find its own form? These are the ideal ingredients for an entirely intuitive experiment. Gaudeamus boldlyoffers the space for it, without knowing the end result. At the moment of the performance the outcome will reveal itself.
A unique insight into the collaborative process between the composer and the musicians during the development of the piece W.A.L.L. And a world premiere: brand new music for the marimba in an entirely new shape.Watch again!
The young and fresh Kluster5 was ensemble in residence at Gaudeamus in 2017. The line-up of violin, saxophone, guitar, piano and percussion makes them a unique exponent of the The Hague school.Watch again!
History can be made at any moment. On a Sunday afternoon. In a glowing recommendation. After dozens of phone calls. By listening. In the decision never to give up. Premieres sound. Batons are passed on. In full confidence. Time goes by. Pioneers cultivate new resources.
Three musicians from three different cultures give a highly personal introduction to the music they are in love with.Watch again!
Iranian composer Amin Amel Ebrahimi writes a new song cycle based on texts by Rumi.Watch again!
Make new generations of music pioneers possiblesupport us
New director and business manager Gaudeamus
Martijn Buser will be the new artistic director. He will be assisted by the new business manager Rogier van Splunder.
It’s our birthday!
Today it’s really our birthday then: 75 years ago, on 4 November 1945, the first ever Gaudeamus concert was organised in Huize Gaudeamus.
Music pioneer Jan Boerman passed away at 97
One of the great minds in electronic music, composer Jan Boerman passed away on Sunday 25 October at the age of 97. Boerman, together with . . .
Royal decoration for Gaudeamus director Henk Heuvelmans
On the closing evening of the Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2020 in TivoliVredenburg, festival director Henk Heuvelmans has been appointed Officer in the Order of Oranje-Nassau.