We are the internationally renowned festival for contemporary classical music and young composers. Besides the annual festival early September we offer a broad palette to music lovers across the year. Embrace the here and now and sample the latest work of tomorrow's composers. During the season 2014/2015 we present the Gaudeamus Sessies and the Gaudeamus Muziekdag Planning on visiting our events? Let us know on Facebook or Twitter!
Rumor #79 ▸▸
Gaudeamus Sessies #7 ▸▸
Gaudeamus Muziekdag #6 ▸▸
Gaudeamus is looking for interns! (Job description available in Dutch only) ▸▸
Founded in 1945 by Walter Maas, Gaudeamus has been presenting, stimulating, organising and supporting the latest music by a new generation of young composers. ▸▸
New video: Festival Film
Open Call Conlon Foundation
Utrecht-based cellist Maarten Vos is musician-in-residence this season. ▸▸
Selection Gaudeamus Prize 2015
Five compositions have been selected and nominated for the Gaudeamus Prize 2015. ▸▸
Residencies in Utrecht
New initiative from together with Utrecht Muziek and the city's venues and festivals. ▸▸
Muziekweek 2014 in retrospect
We look back on the 4th Utrecht edition of our beautiful festival. Savour all new sounds by young composers on our own youtube channel or VPRO's blog (in Dutch). We also have a very own channel at the Concertzender with recordings of previous editions of the Muziekweek. Craving for more? Do leaf through the Muziekweek archives.