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Jun 03 mat, 06, 11, 15, 21, 24 mat, 28, Jul 02
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Les Contes d'Hoffmann
Les Contes d'Hoffmann
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Offenbach, Les Contes d'Hoffmann (Tales of Hoffmann)
Carlo Rizzi, Conductor
Tobias Kratzer, Director
Rainer Sellmaier, Set Designer, Costume Designer
John Osborn, Hoffmann
Nina Minasyan, Olympia
Ermonela Jaho, Antonia
Christine Rice, Giulietta
Paula Murrihy, Nicklausse, The Muse
Erwin Schrott, Lindorf, Coppélius, Miracle, Dappertutto
Maartje Rammeloo, Stella
Sunnyboy Dladla, Andres, Cochenille, Frantz, Pitichinaccio
Paul Gay, Crespel, Luther
Guillaume Antoine, Hermann
Mark Omvlee, Nathaniel
Rodolphe Briand, Spalanzani
Rotterdam Philharmonic Orchestra
Chorus of Dutch National Opera
Thu 7 Jun at 20:30
Holland Festival

Westergasfabriek: Gashouder, Amsterdam

Richters Patterns
Richters Patterns
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Feldman, Rothko Chapel
Marcus Schmickler / Corinna Belz, Richters Patterns (musical installation)
Daniel Reuss, Conductor
Corinna Belz, Film maker
Ensemble Musikfabrik
Cappella Amsterdam
Ulrich Löffler, Piano
Dirk Rothbrust, Percussion
Axel Porath, Viola
Marcus Schmickler, Electronics
Paul Jeukendrup, Sound Design
Jun 08, 09
Holland Festival

Koninklijk Theater Carré, Amsterdam

Metropole Orkest & soloists of the Syrian Big Band
Metropole Orkest & soloists of the Syrian Big Band
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Works by Azmeh
Works by Roustom
Works by Tsoupaki
Works by Vloeimans
Works by Orsho, Dima
Works by Keivo, Ibrahim
Jules Buckley, Conductor
Kinan Azmeh, Clarinet
Ibrahim Keivo, Oud
Moslem Rahal, Ney
Eric Vloeimans, Trumpet
Dima Orsho, Soprano
Metropole Orkest
Jun 08, 09, 10 mat
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Trojan Women
Ahn Sook Sun, Trojan Women
National Changgeuk Company of Korea
Ong Keng Sen, Director
Myung Hee Cho, Set Designer
Kim Moohong, Costume Designer
Kim Kum-mi, Hecuba
Yi So-yeon, Cassandra
Kim Ji-Sook, Andromache
Kim Jun-Soo, Helen
Lee Kwang-bok, Talthybios
Choi Ho-sung, Menelaus
Ahn Sook Sun, Soul of Souls
Jung Jae-Il, Paris
Scott Zielinski, Lighting Designer
Austin Switser, Video Artist
Jee Young, Sound Design
Jun 13, 14, 16, 17 mat, 20, 23, 26
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Tristan + Isolde (David Dawson)
Matthew Rowe, Conductor
Eno Henze, Set Designer
Yumiko Takeshima, Costume Designer
Jun 13, 14
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Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam

The String Quartet's Guide to Sex and Anxiety
The String Quartet's Guide to Sex and Anxiety
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Unknown, The String Quartet's Guide to Sex and Anxiety
Calixto Bieito, Director
Tim Mitchell, Lighting Designer
Heath Quartet
Wed 13 Jun at 20:30
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Hyena
Haas, hyena
Bas Wiegers, Conductor
Klangforum Wien
Mollena Lee Williams-Haas, Narrator
Jun 15, 16 mat, eve, 17 mat, eve
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Stedelijk Museum, Amsterdam

Chorus
Chorus (Ralph Lemon)
Fri 15 Jun at 20:30
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Sight Machine
Sight Machine
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Works by Anderson
Works by Reich
Works by Riley
Works by Geeshie Wiley
Kronos Quartet
Sat 16 Jun at 21:00
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Pathé Tuschinski, Amsterdam

Der müde Tod
Der müde Tod
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Benjamin, Music for Der müde Tod
George Benjamin, Piano
Jun 17, 18
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Rabozaal, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, Amsterdam

The Way You Sound Tonight
The Way You Sound Tonight
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The Way You Sound Tonight (Arno Schuitemaker)
Sun 17 Jun at 13:00
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw & Bimhuis, Amsterdam

Kronos Sessions
Kronos Sessions
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Kronos Quartet
Ragazze Quartet
Trio Da Kali, Traditional Ensemble
Jherek Bischoff, Vocals
Sunny Yang, Cello
John Sherba, Violin
Hank Dutt, Viola
Ebonit Saxophone Quartet, saxophone ensemble
Vân-Ánh Võ, Zither
David Harrington, Violin
Mahsa Vahdat, Vocals
Sun 17 Jun at 21:00
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Ladilikan-Kronos Sessions
Ladilikan-Kronos Sessions
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Works by Kronos Quartet
Works by Trio Da Kali
Kronos Quartet
Trio Da Kali, Traditional Ensemble
Jun 19, 20
Holland Festival

De Brakke Grond, Amsterdam

Legacy
Legacy (Nadia Beugré)
Nadia Beugré, Dancer
Hanna Hedman, Dancer
Erk Houllier, Lighting Designer
Boris Hennion, Dramaturgy
Manou Gallo, Bass Guitar
Jun 20, 21, 22
Holland Festival

Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam

Neues Stück 1
Neues Stück 1
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Neues Stück 1 (Dimitris Papaioannou)
Tanztheater Wuppertal
Jun 20, 21
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower
Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower
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Reagon, Octavia E. Butler’s Parable of the Sower
Eric Ting, Director
Arnulfo Maldonado, Set Designer
Dede Ayite, Costume Designer
Christopher Kuhl, Lighting Designer
Wed 20 Jun at 20:30
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Theater De Meervaart, Amsterdam

Hadra Chefchaonia
Hadra Chefchaonia
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Ensemble Rhoum El Bakkali, Traditional Ensemble
Jun 21, 22, 23, 25 mat, eve
Holland Festival

Rabozaal, Stadsschouwburg Amsterdam, Amsterdam

Gesualdo
Unknown, Gesualdo
De Warme Winkel
Tido Visser, Director
Bernadette Corstens, Costume Designer
Nederlands Kamerkoor
Bo Koek, Director
Will-Jan Pielage, Sound Design
Prem Scholte Albers, Lighting Designer
Fri 22 Jun at 20:30
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Gurdjieff Ensemble meets Hewar
Gurdjieff Ensemble meets Hewar
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Works by Gurdjieff
Works by Vardapet
Works by Mansurian
Works by Issam Rafea
Gurdjieff Folk Instruments Ensemble, Traditional Ensemble
Hewar
Sat 23 Jun at 15:00
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Holland Festival Proms: We came in peace for all mankind
Holland Festival Proms: We came in peace for all mankind
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Bjarnason, We came in peace for all mankind
Christine Chapman, French horn
Morris Kliphuis, French horn
Sat 23 Jun at 16:00
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Holland Festival Proms: Electro Symphonic Orchestra
Holland Festival Proms: Electro Symphonic Orchestra
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Works by Benders
Colin Benders, Synthesizer
Sat 23 Jun at 17:00
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Holland Festival Proms: Jalasat Rouhiya
Holland Festival Proms: Jalasat Rouhiya
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Works by Mohamed Amin El Akrami
Ensemble Rhoum El Bakkali, Traditional Ensemble
Amsterdam Andalusian Orchestra
Orchestre Temsamani, Traditional Ensemble
Sat 23 Jun at 20:00
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Holland Festival Proms: Sometime Voices
Holland Festival Proms: Sometime Voices
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Benjamin, Dance Figures
Benjamin, Sometime Voices
Coult, Sonnet machine
Nesbit, In spite of the mere objectiveness of things
Bach, Die Kunst der Fuge (The Art of Fugue), BWV1080 (Canon & Fugue arr. Benjamin)
Martyn Brabbins, Conductor
Bart Van Reyn, Conductor
Netherlands Radio Philharmonic
Netherlands Radio Choir (Groot Omroepkoor)
Audun Iversen, Baritone
Sat 23 Jun at 22:00
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Holland Festival Proms: Tribute to Blackstar
Holland Festival Proms: Tribute to Blackstar
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Works by Bowie
Anna Calvi, Vocals
Anja Plaschg, Vocals
Laetitia Sadier, Vocals
stargaze
James McVinnie, Organ
Jherek Bischoff, Bass Guitar
Sun 24 Jun at 15:00
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Oikospiel
Kanaga, Oikospiel II
Claron McFadden, Soprano
Mattijs van de Woerd, Baritone
MAZE
Sun 24 Jun at 20:30
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Dear Esther
Curry, Dear Esther
Stephen Higgins, Conductor
Iain Farrington, Piano
Oliver Dimsdale, Narrator
Joanna Forbes L'Estrange, Soprano
Laurence Bush, Electronics
Chris Worsey, Cello
Rachel Robson, Viola
Tom Pigott-Smith, Violin
Natalia Bonner, Violin
Jun 25, 27, 29, Jul 01 mat, 03, 05
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Lessons in Love and Violence
Lessons in Love and Violence
New Production
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Benjamin, Lessons in Love and Violence
George Benjamin, Conductor
Katie Mitchell, Director
Vicki Mortimer, Set Designer, Costume Designer
Stéphane Degout, Baritone
Barbara Hannigan, Soprano
Gyula Orendt, Baritone
Peter Hoare, Tenor
Andri Björn Róbertsson, Bass
Jennifer France, Soprano
Krisztina Szabó, Soprano
Samuel Boden, Tenor
Radio Filharmonisch Orkest
Jun 28, 29, 30
Holland Festival

Stadsschouwburg, Amsterdam

Tiefer Schweb
Tiefer Schweb
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Unknown, Tiefer Schweb
Christoph Marthaler, Director
Duri Bischoff, Set Designer
Sara Kittelmann, Costume Designer
Münchner Kammerspiele
Jürgen Tulzer, Lighting Designer
Jürg Kienberger, Director
Malte Ubenauf, Dramaturgy
Thu 28 Jun at 20:30
Holland Festival

Muziekgebouw aan’t IJ: Main Hall, Amsterdam

Written on Skin
Written on Skin
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Benjamin, Written on Skin (semi-staged performance)
Lawrence Renes, Conductor
Benjamin Davis, Director
Georgia Jarman, Agnès
Krisztina Szabó, Marie / Angel 2
Robert Murray, John / Angel 3
Audun Iversen, The Protector
Tim Mead, Boy / Angel 1
Mahler Chamber Orchestra