6 - 10 September 2017 From classical crossover and minimal soundscapes to modern composition with (live) electronics. Gaudeamus Muziekweek presents the newest music by young music pioneers during the eponymous and highly renowned music festival in Utrecht, the Netherlands.
Are you a composer between 10 and 35 years old? Grachtenfestival and Gaudeamus Muziekweek invite young composers to write a new piece for internationally renowned saxophone quartet Keuris Quartet. The winning compositions will be premiered in the Grachtenfestival (11 t/m 20 augustus) and played a second time during the Gaudeamus Muziekweek 2017 (6-10 september).
Come to DeOpmaat
Are you interested, but would you first like to know how a saxophone quartet works exactly? On February 11 from 12:00 to 13:00 you can meet the musicians during Grachtenfestival DeOpmaat in the NedPhO-Koepel Amsterdamand learn everything about their instruments. Registering (before 2 February) is mandatory, but admission is free.