Jan Raes bracht gisteravond Nikolaus Harnoncourt, die op 5 maart 2016 overleed, in herinnering. Het Concertgebouworkest en dirigent Thomas Hengelbrock dragen de concerten van gisteren en vandaag op aan maestro Harnoncourt. Het concert wordt vanavond live uitgezonden door Mezzo Classic-Jazz TV.
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With the concerts of tonight and tomorrow the RCO and Thomas Hengelbrock pay homage to the late Nikolaus Harnoncourt. Here's a fragment of maestro Harnoncourt's last RCO concert: Bruckner's Fifth Symphony, back in 2013.
Gloednieuwe passies bij het Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest met opdrachtwerken van componisten Franghiz Ali-Zadeh en Djuro Zivkovic

Sinds 2009 wisselt het orkest de Passionen van Bach eens in de vier jaar af met nieuwe werken.

De nieuwe passie, Wereldpremières Ali-Zadeh, Zivkovic, Debussy - Le martyre de Saint-Sébastien

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Thomas Hengelbrock about this week's concerts and Nikolaus Harnoncourt
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This week on our music stands: Mozart's Requiem.

Mozart > Requiem – RCO

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Violiste Elise Besemer, studente aan de Academie van het Koninklijk Concertgebouworkest, is genomineerd voor de GrachtenfestivalPrijs 2017!

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Elise Besemer genomineerd voor GrachtenfestivalPrijs

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At 14.15 (CET) on NPO Radio 4: Lisa Batiashvili and the RCO perform Shostakovich' Violin Concert No. 1. After the intermission we will play Bruckner's Symphony No. 1.

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We're proud to be playing for the first time at Antwerp's new and improved Koningin Elisabethzaal!

Photo: Peter Tollenaar.
Now available: our new Brahms & Schumann album featuring Bernard Haitink, Emanuel Ax and Frank Peter Zimmermann.

Brahms Concertos and Schumann Chamber Music – RCO

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The first time the RCO performed Shostakovich' Violin Concerto No. 1 was in 1985 with concertmaster Viktor Liberman as soloist. Viktor Liberman was concertmaster from September 1985 until December 1997.

Photo: Carel de Vogel

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"As Artist in Residence I am part of a big family. I enjoy being much closer to the musicians in the orchestra than I would normally be." - Lisa Batiashvili

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Pianists Lucas & Arthur Jussen about Francis Poulenc’s Concerto for Two Pianos and Orchestra they recorded with the RCO and conductor Stéphane Denève in October 2016.
Listen to our new Brahms & Schumann album featuring Bernard Haitink, Emanuel Ax and Frank Peter Zimmermann exclusively on Apple Music.

Brahms: Piano Concerto No. 1 & Violin Concerto - Schumann: Piano Quartet by Frank Peter Zimmermann, Emanuel Ax, Royal Concertgebouw Orchestra & Bernard Haitink on Apple Music

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RCO Club Night at Sugarfactory Amsterdam
Tonight is RCO Club Night with RCO musicians and artist in residence Lisa Batiashvili.
Fancy a ride on our very own RCO tram? Hitch a ride on line 12 today!
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we share this tram with Mezzo Classic-Jazz TV.

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Maestro Herbert Blomstedt made his debut with the Concertgebouw Orchestra in August 1983 with Beethoven 5 and Sibelius' Violin Concerto.

Photo: Erwin Döring

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This week our magnificent principal cellist Tatjana Vassiljeva is the orchestra's soloist with the eminent Maestro Herbert Blomstedt at the helm. She will perform Dvořák's Cello Concerto.

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Our new Brahms & Schumann album featuring Bernard Haitink went straight to the top of Apple Music's A List!

The A-List: Classical by Apple Music Classical on Apple Music

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