NEWS

London Symphony Orchestra
21-23.3.2023

Proud to be selected to the Donatella Flick Competition and conduct the fantastic London Symphony Orchestra!

Trondheim Symphony Orchestra
15.08 - 18.08.2022

proud to be selected to the Princess Astrid International Music Competition with the Trondheim Symphony Orchestra

My composition played on the Austrian National Radio ORF
08-10.2021

looking forward to work on this fantastic opera with the JKT Theater in Pilsen in the Czech Republic! hopefully it won't be postponed... fingers crossed.

Masterclass with Nicolas Pasquet, Johannes Schleafli
22.08 - 04-09.2021

proud to be selected by the School of Excellence Musik Akademie Basel for the Pasantia Basel post-master conducting course with Nicolas Pasquet, Johannes Schlaefli and Rodolfo Fischer

Conducting Bizet CARMEN 
01-09.04.2021

looking forward to work on this fantastic opera with the JKT Theater in Pilsen in the Czech Republic! hopefully it won't be postponed... fingers crossed.

ConductingPHION Orchestra
16.03.2021

Fantastic to be back in the Netherlands working with the PHION orchestra, (Arnhem Philharmonic/ Netherlands Symphony) in Enschede on a recording of the Piano Concerto by Joep Franssens

Only Dutch candidate selected for Rotterdam
14-17.12.2020

proud to be nominated as one of the 24 candidates to compeet in the first edition of the International Conducting Competition Rotterdam! Honored to be representing the Netherlands as the only Dutch candidate!

https://www.iccr.nl/nominees/

 

Conducting Beethoven with the BBC Scottish Symphony Orchestra
10.11.2020

exited to be able to work with the fantastic BBC SSO on early Beethoven Symphonies in a masterclass with Martyn Brabbins!

Masterclass with the orchestra of the Scottish Opera
5.11.2020

Looking forward to work with the Scottish Opera in a masterclass on Tchaikovsky and Stravinsky!

recording world premieres with Plug- Red Note 1.10.2020

looking forward to conduct again! and with freshly composed pieces by Filip Holacky and Katrin Klose. It is an honour to work with the fantastic Red Note ensemble for this project! 

Conducting opera Puccini Le Villi 
14.3.2020

unfortunetely the performance of Le Villi by Puccini which I whould have conducted at the Opera at the Mill in Leeds has been cancelend due to the Covid-19 outbrake

Assisting Beethoven Fidelio
23.2.2020

Assisting conductor Toby Purser on the production of the opera Fidelio by L.van Beethoven with Lyric Opera Ireland

 Conducting two Worldpremieres
 16.2.2020

Very happy to been asked back by the composition departement of the RCS with for two worldpremieres. this time the focus will be on composition for woodwind instruments. Canceled due to the curent pandamic

https://www.rcs.ac.uk/boxoffice-event/eventid/209006-Mondays-at-One-Composition/

 

Conducting 3 worldpremieres with the Hebrides Ensemble 
24.11.2019

Very happy and honored to been asked to jump in last minute to conduct the wonderful Hebrides enemble with 3 world premières by Johanes Timothy, William Parker and Gillian Walker at the RCS Mondays at one series

Conducting the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland Wind Ensemble
9.1.2020

happy to conduct the RCS Wind Ensemble in concert in the Stevenson hall in Glasgow with music by Dalby in memoriam to the composer

Royal Conservatoire of Scotland 
26.7.2019

after graduating from the Royal Conservatoire of The Hague under Jac van Steen, René Gulikers and Kenneth Montgomery in the Netherlands last June, I will now continue my development as a conductor at the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland with Garry Walker. Looking forward to all the new inspiration and opportunities in beautiful Scotland.   

Conducting in the Concertgebouw Amsterdam with Dutch Japanese orchestra
25.7.2019

Final concerts of the Siebold Project in Tokyo with two succesfull concerts in Tokyo with the Japanese Nanagen youth string orchestra and the Dutch Talent op Podium Orkest. 

 

after two succesfull concerts in Leiden and the Concertgebouw in Amsterdam in may this year the two orchestras met eachother again in Tokyo. 

Many thaks to both embasies, (Dutch embasy in Japan and Japanese embasy in the Netherlands), Melle Heij for a fantastic new composition, Siebold Association and both orchestras.